Ghosting: The act of suddenly ceasing all communication with someone Continue reading I ghosted on my startup – and everyone else who believed in me
How to teach children about the EU – and let them make their own decisions about #Brexit Continue reading Interview with a Teacher: Brexit, Education, & Polish Kids
Is it worth putting my five-fucking-year plan on hold so I can ride a tuk-tuk and drink cocktails from an actual bucket like a thousand other people? Continue reading Climbing Down The Career Ladder, Thai-Year-Plan
I think we are facing catastrophe; an identity crisis. And I don’t know why more people aren’t talking about it. Continue reading How to live a life without fear
BETHAN I thought that most people have their careers and lives sorted by their early 20s when I was at school!! EDI I think most people thought that – even though my mum was a super realist and was like “I didn’t have a real job till I was 26,” I still wanted (and want) to achieve so much by the time I’m 25. I definitely thought I was going to be a lawyer, but I think I always knew it wasn’t for me. My mum just wanted me to do it, and I thought I should because then I’d … Continue reading #REPLYALL: Expectation Vs Reality In Your Twenties
Just what the hell am I going to do next? Here I sit, with my head in my hands for what feels like the fifth time in five minutes, rewriting and erasing the same bit of information. I am constructing … Continue reading Just what the hell am I going to do next?
We like the idea that some people are just naturally brilliant, while the rest of us are doomed to be, as Chris Rock has it, C+ at best. Continue reading The Iceberg of Success
“We must all face the choice of what is right and what is easy.” Said a wise man called Professor Dumbledore. Continue reading The Fear
I wonder, is it because I’m a woman or because I’m 23 that everyone expected me to burst into tears as soon as I didn’t get my way? Continue reading Startup issues: Money? Get real.
We’re past fulfilling. We’ve moved on from the “work-life balance” (if such a thing ever existed). Just a “job” would do — ideally something I can explain to my family in less than 500 words, but we’ll keep the focus on money in the bank for now. Continue reading Ruin and Renewal in the job market