12 things PR women can’t live without

From the essentials in your handbag to the must-haves at your desk, here’s your survival kit.

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To help with the demands of the job there are a few essentials that will keep you looking your best and ready for whatever the wonderful world of public relations will throw at you.

Handbag essentials

Notebook and pen

For keeping those all-important to-do lists and remembering ideas, we always carry a notebook and pen. Inspiration often hits you at the most unexpected times. Spot a great PR-stunt while walking down Oxford Street? Just read a fabulous interview feature in a magazine, perfect for your client? Write it all down, so all contact details and inspiration are safe.

Phone and charger

Emailing on the go, tweeting like a champ, checking client coverage on your daily commute or when working at an event all day—chances are good that your smartphone will not be able to keep up with your high speed and the battery will go. Having a fully charged phone will mean that you are never out of the loop and clients can always get hold of you. Plus, how else would you get your Instagram fix?

Kindle (or book)

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