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Hayley Minn

Hayley Minn

Intern

EntertainmentWise

Borehamwood

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EntertainmentWise

Intern

• Research, interview, write and upload up to 10 stories a day on to the CMS
• Developed my own features which were uploaded to the website, some receiving over 20,000 views eg. Who should be the 5th X Factor judge?
• Represented the website at various events, including a press screening of MTV’s Beauty School Cop Outs, where I interviewed the cast, and made PR contacts

Career medium 04
Career
Career medium 04

Jewish News

Freelance Journalist

Taken on as a paid freelancer after doing work experience at this newspaper. Responsible for interviewing Jewish businesspeople, and writing fortnightly business features.

Career

Talk to the Press

Intern

• Thorougly searched local newspapers for people to chase up for potential magazine features
• Constantly used the telephone for interviews, to write and sell stories to national newspapers and magazines, including the Daily Mail and Reveal

Career medium 03
Career
Career medium 02

Event at the Mail on Sunday

Work Experience

• Researched information for the features desk and the TV&Radio desk
• Wrote up blurbs of programmes for the TV & Radio desk
• Attended high-profile BBC press conference for Glastonbury and David Attenborough press screening in order to write about these.

Career

Whatsonstage.com

Work Experience

• Turned press releases into published news articles, using HTML coding when uploading the stories on to the website
• Made the tickets booking section of the website more SEO friendly
• Liaised with agents on the phone for big name artists, such as Imelda Staunton and Rupert Everett, in order to check they were coming to the Whatsonstage awards ceremony.
• Attended weekly meetings, contributing my own ideas

Career medium 02
Career
Career medium 03

e2E Services

Administrative Assistant

General administrative role. Responsible for helping out the HR manager in any tasks she had; creating business contacts, writing documents and talking to clients, along with searching for a new building to relocate to, which involved speaking to letting agents on the phone and meeting with them, on behalf of the HR Manager.

Career

Liverpool SU

Shop assistant/Bar staff

• Worked behind the bar of my student union, where I had to work single-handedly many times, including serving customers, pouring drinks, working in the kitchen and waiting on tables
• Worked on the bar at busy concerts, including James Morrison, where I had to keep up with the constant crowds of people
• Had to cover other people’s jobs or help colleagues, when the store got busy, and we were understaffed.

Career medium 06
Career
Career medium 02

FHM & heat magazines

Work Experience

• Researched and picked photos to appear in upcoming issues
• Attended meetings about upcoming issues, contributing my own ideas.
• Liaised with the Press Officers and PR Assistants of top fashion companies, in order to maintain and solidify relationships with Heat Magazine and arrange samples to be sent

Career

Iceland Foods

Cashier

• Strong customer service skills used in a busy retail environment. Built a rapport with regular customers.
• Had to cover other people’s jobs or help colleagues, when the store got busy, and we were understaffed.

Career medium 03
Career

LUSH FRESH HANDMADE COSMETICS

Christmas temp

First job moulded my customer service skills, in a role that involved selling, demonstrating products and interacting with customers as the main duty.

The Independent

Work Experience

Transcribed interviews, researched future interviewees, and wrote up a DVD review, which became my first published article

JFS

Liverpool John Moores University

Bachelor of Arts (BA), Journalism