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My First Year As a Fully-Fledged Graduate (and the lessons I've learned)

This time last year, I was balancing freelance writing for multiple publications, a full-time post-graduate course, a couple of internships and the dreaded job search. Terrified of months without work, where my type-A personality could easily lose confidence in finding something, I ploughed through job applications, long train journeys to interviews and every devastating rejection call. 823 more words


Perks of being a scientist

  1. You can wear whatever you want

I think the list begins and ends there

I was expecting to bump up my wardrobe on a massive level because the corporate world is serious and dignified. 246 more words

Commitment to Conservation.

I’ve always had an affinity for the wilderness, my father previously working for Greenpeace and my mother coming from a long line of fell walkers; it is in my blood. 836 more words


Getting a job..

Getting a job for the first time is one hell of a ride let me tell you. I have been looking for a job for over two years. 213 more words


Candy Store Shenanigans

I’m just drooling.”

I hate to break it to you, but if you’ve ever said that to an employee in a candy store and thought you were being original, well…you’re not. 910 more words


The beauty in where you're at.

Yesterday, I posted this status:

To all my friends posting about their post-grad plans, congrats!
And to all my friends who are still having trouble figuring that out, don’t worry.

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