What about what everyone expects me to do…?

It’s hard trying to do what you really want to do without feeling like you’re letting people down and not doing what is expected of you. A ┬álot of the time I find that people are expected to go to university, get a nice office job, work, get married, retire. That’s it. There’s nothing wrong…

The art of job hopping

Job hopping is often described as a millennial habit. Gone are the days of staying at the same company from graduation to retirement. It is normal to ‘job hop’ and experience lots of different roles in lots of different environments throughout your life. Here’s why I think job hopping is so great and is definitely…

Resilience when you just keep getting rejected

Resilience is one of those buzz words that I didn’t really understand for a while. I always saw it on graduate recruitment sites and applications. I sometimes wrote a half-hearted answer in an application about something that didn’t truly reflect what resilience now means to me in day to day life. Resilience is so important…

Netflix – ‘Travelers’, worth a weekend binge watch?

The Travelers is a Netflix original series that takes quite a different stance on time travelling and I would definitely recommend it for an easy weekend binge watch. Without giving too much away (so warning, some spoilers) the time travelers from the future overwrite the consciousness of individuals that they know will die in less…

What to consider when applying for a Postgrad course

I am currently making applications to masters courses in the UK. After a while of working 9-5 office jobs I have come to realise that my passion definitely lies in the ability to research and write about topics that interest me. Here are a few things to consider when thinking about embarking on a masters…