Posts in Career
5 Frustrations That Come With Starting a New Job

I finally found a job after trawling through thousands of advertisements, I interviewed the same day they called me, and was offered the job the following week. I have worked before in between stints at university and college but this is my first full-time position for a successful business. I’ll be honest, I have struggled with getting to grips with the adult working world and have faced many challenges in just a few short months. I thought it may be helpful to list just a few of the difficulties that I have found with starting a new job in the hope that it can make others feel like they are not alone in their frustrations.

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My Graduate Reality and Why You Should Never Give Up on Your Dream Job

I’m pretty sure I can’t recall a time when I haven’t wanted to be successful. Even when I was very young and wasn’t sure if I wanted to be a journalist when I grew up, I always knew that I was a small girl with big dreams. I think the older you get the more you hope your life will just “work itself out” and you’ll find yourself on your chosen career path. Obviously, once adulthood kicks in we soon realise that that’s not the case.

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Coping With The Harsh Reality of Being a Fresh Graduate

Come September 2017, however, small town girl, twiddling her thumbs at her parent’s home, I was clueless for what was to come. Graduating with a 1st class degree, I ticked off every box my parents ever presented to me, academically speaking. But (for some unfathomable reason) I was unemployed, desperate and starting to really panic that I was never going to get a job.

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