5 tips when Telecommuting

In this #socialdistancing period, some of us have been “telecommuting” or WFH (working from home). Now this could be great for some and a distraction for others. I personally love WFH to an extent, I don’t have to wake up early to take a 45 minute train ride to work, nor do i have to […]

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Young people are still not included in decision-making

Most policy documents on this planet, have a component on “youth”, including youth engagement, youth unemployment. We have heard multiple times that “young people are the generation that can save the world/ are the generation of activists changing the political, economic and social context”. However, continuously young people are not taken seriously. This is such […]

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The struggle of moving to NYC

From having my suitcases being left in the middle of the street to someone slamming the door in my face… The struggle of moving to New York city is real!! New York city is truly the city that never sleeps; I have been woken up at odd hours of the night by sirens, horns and […]

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Influencers vs. Influential People

I have often heard people say “I’m a social media influencer” or “As an influencer….” Not once have we talked about influential people. I’m sure you’re thinking “What is the difference?” I stumbled upon a podcast from the Charlie Rocket Show. This is the difference: Influencers want to be followed because they are perfect, wealthy. […]

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Dear Employers

Dear Employers, As a young graduate looking for an “entry level” job, it has become quite difficult to understand the complexity of job requirements made by employers. I have seen 5 years work experience being considered as an “entry level” job, which i find ridiculous. The job market has become saturated with a significant amount […]

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