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Keep motivated

In the current economic climate, there are not exactly queues of companies waiting to hire university graduates. The government charged university fees so that only the most dedicated (and financially stable) could go and get their degree, and people went because they thought it would pretty much guarantee them a decent job. 696 more words


What (not) to say to your unemployed friend: 5 do's & don'ts

Good evening and welcome to today’s helpful advice on “What to say – or better yet: not to say – when your friend is unemployed”. Given that I have been on the job market for a couple of weeks now and have come to the stark realisation that my industry isn’t in the best of shapes – thank you Brexit – I thought it was time for me to write a post I never wanted to have the knowledge to write. 1,642 more words


The Job Hunt

As I stepped out of that office and out of the gate, I thought to myself, “why are companies so stingy, how can I work from Monday through Saturday for just N40, 000? 774 more words


Unfinished Posts and Current Thoughts

I have been trying to keep this blog up. I have another long one in the works, but I really want to think it through and edit the thing before making it live to the internet. 1,062 more words


Adulting sucks.

As if the last time I posted anything was MARCH. That was obviously the last time I felt like writing… and that makes me super sad. 440 more words


on fear

I love fear. And by that what I mean is that I love the feeling of getting over my fears. I don’t actually like the feeling of being terrified. 616 more words


Do Not Wait for the Perfect Job

As a current unemployed person I have a lot of free time. Time some people wish for. Sure I spend a good amount of it doing things I never had time for, such as starting and finishing Game of Thrones, but an even larger amount of my time is spent in active pursuit of my “dream job.” By now if you have been following my blog you know that I want to be an editor one day—a great editor and perhaps even publisher. 652 more words