As one of Britain's most celebrated columnists, and with a huge following on social media, it's fair to say Caitlin Moran knows a thing or two about cracking the media industry.

In a series of videos for Hiive, a new professional network for the creative industries, the Times writer gives five tips for getting your foot on the ladder:

1. Love what you do and don't call anyone an "ass-hat". Seriously

2. Don't write boring cover letters

3. Be enthusiastic while on work experience

4. Don't not pay for taxis...

5. Get all your work in one place

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