For anyone trying to break into journalism or PR it is hard to stress too strongly the importance of work experience and building a portfolio. What you get from a placement partly depends on you, partly on who you are working with, but either way there's little to be gained from spending a couple of weeks at the photocopier - you need to get out there and do it, which is exactly what L2 Journalism student Lisa Kriistina Myrnes did on her stint with the Sunday Sun.
Working with Caroline Smith, Lisa (left) took the streets. Here's how their story starts - Ever fancied an eye-catching tattoo but not keen on the idea of hours of pain? .... These skintight tops and T-shirts will certainly make you stand out from the crowd, and there's not a needle in sight. Read on here.
There's another of Lisa's Sunday Sun pieces here