It is often said that there are only two certainties in life: one, that we were born into this world, and two, that we will all eventually die. As grim as it may seem, there’s definitely a lot of truth behind that statement. Nothing in life is ever guaranteed right? With the job market getting … More Dealing with uncertainty in life
I sat down recently in my spare time with my laptop wide open, watching one of the most viewed TED talks of all time, Susan Cain’s ‘The Power of Introverts‘, a talk delivered, rather ironically, in front of a large audience in 2012. Almost five years and 16 million views later, I can still resonate … More Does society favour extroverts?
So you didn’t get the job. Your relationship didn’t work out. You’re on the brink of failing your studies. Bad credit, bad debt and bad days just keep coming. Somehow you’ve ended up in this awful hellhole where nothing in your life seems to be working out. So…what next? Frankly, it’s quite important to know the … More Overcoming Failure | My Top Tips
1. Let it out Don’t hold in emotions – it’s unhealthy to bottle things up. There are some things you can handle on your own, but sometimes the best way is to let someone you trust know and talk things through. Part of the reason I started this blog was because I had hit a … More 16 Things 2016 Has Taught Me
1. Boundaries Boundaries are the most basic form of self-respect. Have you ever tried to be kind, only to feel like people have taken advantage of your kindness? This so called ‘kindness’, perhaps isn’t kindness at all. Perhaps the root of the problem is about you, just as much as it is about others. Perhaps, … More Valuable Life Lessons
It’s such a shame We don’t talk anymore Like we used to do We don’t laugh anymore What was all of it for? It’s inevitable sometimes. People drift apart. Relationships break down. We become estranged and distanced from the people we once thought were closest to us. Whether the break down was fueled by betrayal, … More Apart