Sometimes Say No To Exposure

It has to be said that people are often drawn to anything good. Whether it is a good feeling, a good look, a good mood or even a good atmosphere, people like the way this rubs off on them and makes them feel, and so they want more of the same. What I’ve learned is…

The Mature Student Life: Beginning

I became a university student in October 2015. Finally. This lifelong dream of pursing higher education has now become a reality, and I am so happy about that. I left school when I was sixteen, moved cities with my family and then joined a sixth form before getting beaten up by ‘friends’ and choosing to discard…

Ambitious women; Let’s hear from Annika

I recently contributed to an amazing feature over at Quietly Ambitious, where I talked a little bit about my journey and my ambitions. I’m hoping it will inspire somebody somewhere! Here’s a snippet: “If I’ve learned anything so far in life, it’s that people are temporary. Everything is temporary really, but some relationships with people…

Are you scared of your greatness?

I love when people share their ideas and goals with me. Seeing their eyes come alive as they talk about their passions and projects is amazing. It’s inspiring. It’s an honor when they choose to share them with me and I’m excited to see it happen. When we talk about why we haven’t started taking…

Out Of Order. Out Of Line.

He carried on doing something I didn’t like and had been clear about this and even throughout I told him, but he didn’t care.