Restoring Faith

Over the last few months, I found myself losing faith in everything and everyone, including myself. Luckily, the universe was looking out for me, and these feelings didn't last very long. I was able to find internal strength and appreciate life and humanity, by simply being open minded and taking notice of the nice things … Continue reading Restoring Faith

To My 19-Year-Old Self,

You knew you were strong but this made you feel invincible. You had no fear, you saw the good in all people. You loved wholeheartedly and you could never comprehend, that sometimes love wouldn't be genuine. You met someone you thought was a godsend but you couldn't have predicted what you were about to contend … Continue reading To My 19-Year-Old Self,

Get To Know Yourself

I am a HUGE fan of self awareness. Self awareness is the ability to recognise aspects of our personality, behaviour, emotions, motivations, and thought processes without any self criticism or negative self talk. It's important to be self aware because if you don't know yourself, how can you expect to become better? You need to … Continue reading Get To Know Yourself

10 Ways to Have a Better Conversation

I listened to an enlightening and practical Ted Talk over the bank holiday weekend that changed my perspective on what a conversation should look like. It was called 10 ways to have a better conversation by Celeste Headlee. Celeste's years of interview experience as a radio host has given her a unique perspective on what … Continue reading 10 Ways to Have a Better Conversation

Your CV: A Recruiter’s Perspective

Every day, in the UK alone, there are thousands of web searches around CVs. This means that the same links and articles are clicked by thousands of people and the same templates and phrases are used time and time again. This could explain why so many CVs (students and grads in particular) look and sound … Continue reading Your CV: A Recruiter’s Perspective

9 Career Tips

My word for 2018 is commitment and recently, I decided to commit to self-improvement through constant knowledge consumption. I have realised that knowledge really is power. Knowing things makes you better in every single way: more interesting, more determined, more self-aware. First, I set myself a goal to read 50 books this year (approx. 1 book … Continue reading 9 Career Tips

8 Apps You Need in 2018

What do you want for yourself in 2018? For me, 2018 is all about internal focus and commitment to self development; it's about becoming the person I need to be to live the life I want. As most of us are always on the move or always on our phones, I thought it would be … Continue reading 8 Apps You Need in 2018