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About Sarah

THERE ARE TWO TYPES OF PEOPLE – THOSE WHO SINK AND THOSE WHO SWIM. When I am thrown in at the deep end I gracefully do butterfly, rather than flounder around doing doggie paddle! Besides full time work at OMD, I am undertaking a double degree of Business majoring in Advertising and Fine Arts majoring in Interactive and Visual Design. This gives me a proven ability in time management, prioritising skills and coping effectively in stressful situations. Learning to me is about the destination but also the journey as I build productive relationships along the way. Furthermore, it provides me with an invaluable opportunity to put my theoretical knowledge into practice… I am a swimmer

Omnicom Media Group – The Power Rangers Of The Media Industry

OMD- Hong Kong

Experiencing the Hong Kong subway during rush hour made us feel like herded sheep and in dire need of TLC. Omnicom Media Group (OMG) Hong Kong did not disappoint and welcomed us with a smorgasbord of insightful (and edible) delights.

The Omnicom Media Group works across advertising, media planning and buying, marketing services, specialty communication including PR, and digital. It’s one of a number of global groups that have moved away from a traditional focus on media planning and buying to build an interconnected, global network. The group has more than 70,000 staff in 30+ marketing disciplines, across 1,500+ agencies. So OMG – it’s big!

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Happy Feet – Advice From Feet For Travelling Humans

Heading on a study tour and your human isn’t sure what shoes to pack? Don’t let your human make the same mistake my human did!

Hi, my name is Sally Sore Feet – and my human hands-down does not like me. We’re touring Hong Kong mostly by foot and my human has chosen inappropriate footwear. I’ve made my protests clear with unpredictable cramps, unbearable odours and seven painful blisters but it’s not working and I want a divorce!Comfortable Footwear
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Keeping Up With Vanderzeil

Geneva VanderzeilGeneva Vanderzeil was the first industry expert we had the pleasure of meeting on the QUT Business School’s advertising and public relations Hong Kong study tour. A QUT graduate- Vanderzeil is a global, online influencer hidden away in the hustle and bustle of busy Hong Kong. After meeting Vanderzeil, a real student in the real world, we felt not only starstruck but inspired.

Photo credits: all the gorgeous images in this post are from www.apairandasparediy.com

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