Amy and I went to high school together and then also attended The University of Cape Town at the same time so after spending lots of time with her, I can say without a doubt that this is the perfect career for this horse riding, animal loving woman! I honestly didn’t know there was such […]
Interesting Career Series: Dare to be Different!
I had a little laugh as I chose the featured image for this article. A photo of a type writer – the glamorous idea of what it means to be a writer. When actually, it’s hours at your laptop drinking copious amounts of coffee often late into the night trying to meet deadlines. Nope, no […]
Academia is honestly not for everyone. After being at university for over a decade, still not sure what to do with my life, my family kept telling me I should just go for it. I thought of all the students I’d have to deal with and all the marking that needed to be […]
There are few people I know who are more stylish than this woman. She’s the kind of person who can throw on a T-shirt and look like she’s ready for a fashion show. She has a style that is just so relaxed but polished and put together at the same time, how is that even […]
Unlike the rest of my posts during this career series, this one was submitted anonymously. Having worked in schools around Cape Town, though through a role in a non-profit, I know first hand how hard working in public schools can be. I once was at a school when a student stabbed another student. Another time, […]
Janis, one of my oldest best friends from school, was always destined to be someone – she always worked harder than anyone at achieving anything she set her mind to and although I was heartbroken when she told me she was moving all the way across the world. I knew she was chasing dreams and […]