OPINION: My First Job - Tim Haigh, PR manager at Reed Business Information, is still haunted by his past

Before entering the respectable world of business publishing, Tim Haigh used to work ’on the other side’.

Before entering the respectable world of business publishing, Tim

Haigh used to work ’on the other side’.



He started out in the ad sales department of the weekly Psychic news,

checking that the ads were genuine before booking them in. Later he

moved into editorial.



Haigh once attended a seance, when a sadly departed friend appeared to

him ’draped in ectoplasm’. The pair proceeded to shoot the breeze about

like after death and other everyday topics. He also witnessed a

Brazilian psychic surgeon seal a wound by magic. ’Mostly, however, it

was just stories about ghosts in pubs,’ he admits. So are there any

spectres haunting the corridors of RBI? ’Sadly not,’ Haigh claims.