#W24tastemaker: Never shut up and don't back down - how to be your best self

Nicole Dirks is a marketing campaign manager and a fashion blogger.

She talks about life (from her social media to her favourite tea), gives us career advice and let's us in on what it’s like to be an opinionated online personality.

She says: "...I'm a very quiet person. So I can send you a meme, a couple of GIFs, but give me something controversial and I'll have an opinion, definitely."

Check out the rest of her interview below:

You can follow Nicole Dirks on Twitter.

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