Wherever it takes me (aka what I would probably tell my future child)

"What do you want to do with your life?" "What career do you want?" These are questions I remember being bombarded with at school from people who have no clue about having a proper job (i.e. teachers and career officers).  I really don't think the school method of preparing children for life was helpful. I am … Continue reading Wherever it takes me (aka what I would probably tell my future child)

Road Trip to Leicester: Reflection on idealism and work

It's funny that the last time I was in Leicester I was young and idealistic. I was full of hopes and dreams. I was going to change the world. I was naive. Leaving Leicester I left Leicester after my graduate placement failed to materialise with a permanent contract.  I should have realised then that working … Continue reading Road Trip to Leicester: Reflection on idealism and work