Freelance journalist Jess Shanahan

I am a freelance journalist living in Norfolk and I specialise in business and motoring features but often turn my hand to style, beauty and travel work too. Last year, I was acting editor for fashion retail magazine Boutique. I’ve written for Metro, British Airways’ The Club, Jaguar Land Rover’s InMotion, North Norfolk Living, Business Review Europe, Construction Global, and Your Cat magazine. I’ve also discussed motoroing topics on live national television, and am BBC Radio Norfolk’s motoring expert.

Take a look at my full portfolio below to see the work I’ve done in print, online, on the radio and on television too.

As well as being a journalist, I also work in motorsport and run Racing Mentor. Through this, I coach racing drivers, and anyone looking for a career in motorsport, on how to be a success and open up as many opportunities as possible. I am also a former Porsche race team boss.

Get in touch on 01603 859887 or email You can also find me on the following social channels:

Writing Work

Television, radio and YouTube

From the blog

The future of the workplace

How will our workplace look in the next five years? Will AI technology completely take over the workforce? Will traditional offices become extinct? Right now this looks unlikely but the fast development of technology could lead to this happening in the near future....

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How to pick the perfect office chair

A comfortable office chair is important to ensure you get the highest quality of work done. No one wants to sit in a chair that causes discomfort as it can have an effect on how we approach our work. Sitting down for long periods of time with bad posture can cause...

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