Maybe you're a fresh graduate, or maybe you're simply seeking a career change, but it always stings when you scroll through Indeed and Glassdoor only to stumble across the words: “five years of experience required.”
Let's get this (career) party started.
There’s a lot of growing awareness around high sensitivity these days, but what about high sensation seeking? Hold up, isn’t that pretty much the opposite of sensitivity — loud and clear?
The first image that pops into mind is a relaxed person lounging around in PJs with a coffee in hand and a laptop sprawled on the couch. Contrary to popular belief, remote work is anything but a vacation. In reality, remote work requires enormous amounts of time management, communication, and independence skills.
Music is often associated with downtime relaxation, but it can easily double-up as a study aid (win-win!). There are already dozens of great ‘study playlists’ curated by Spotify and Youtube, but have you heard about some other underrated tunes and soundscapes?
You may be familiar with the term “character”. This is where the magic of soft skills comes into play.
She might be sitting near the back of the room, near the edges. Not all the way back, because that would increase the likelihood of being called upon. She appears indifferent to her surroundings, possibly indulged in a new book or theory (or most likely having a long-winded argument against herself).