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phootsteps: an update

Phor exactly a year, I’ve comfortably seduced the keys of my MacBook on and off in the process of creating a digital journal.

It started around this time last year, and to date, I’ve produced 53 489 words over the span of 110 Georgia-laden pages. 891 more words

Phree Phall

My Career Centre (Social Media) Takeover

December 4, 2014 — Upon entering the University of Toronto, I was grateful enough to be offered a position as the University Career Centre’s social media ambassador. 166 more words


What goes around comes around

I think one of the most difficult things about making the transition from university/school to business is to know how to behave, what to say, how to say things and especially what not to say. 327 more words


Month 3: This is Not the Story of a Victim

I can’t afford to stop, and catch my breath.

And so, I ran.

And ran.

And ran some more.

Until, I tripped.

It has been an exhausting and stressful 3 months. 612 more words


Professional Insights - Version 2.5

A consulting friend, who is giving a presentation to her corporate team, shot an email around recently asking for tidbits of advice for those starting out in the consulting world. 318 more words

Career Profile: Samy Tshimanga


I am a columnist for Dunia Magazine; my column is titled “Young Africans on the Move.” The purpose of the column is to showcase exceptional young adults making a difference in their local communities, here in the US and abroad. 261 more words

International Development

I'm Tired and I Don't Want to Cook!

From the time I leave my front door in the morning to the time I get back, approximately 11 hours have gone by. The temptation to give in and dial that handy dandy delivery number is so tempting. 438 more words

Every Day Life