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Business, Career, Entrepreneurship, Mental Health, Uncategorized

Appreciating My Authentic Self

Nearly every black kid I knew had had ‘the talk’ You know how people only see your colour , you have to work twice as hard because they don’t believe in you blah blah bloody blah. I wanted my work to speak for me as I became so tired of having to break through perceptions of who I was instead people simply asking without assuming. In 2013 I had an intern who was simply fucking amazing. Amazing! When she came for her interview, she brought a photoshop project she had done  ...

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My Happy Places

  I always thought that Italy was ‘my place’. I studied Italian at school and college and love the language. I’ve visited the country 4 times and at one point stayed for 3 months doing work experience. I love the food, I met some amazing people and the country is  ...

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The First Time Solo

My first solo adventure was 9 years ago. I had been made redundant and because they gave no notice, I received a nice litte payout. I was umming and ahhing about what to do as 2 months in I still didn’t have a job. Then my sister suggested a holiday I didn’t want to blow it all on a  ...

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Career, Fashion, Style

How I got Started

  I have always wanted to work in Fashion. My mother thought it was time to have a chat on Career Options when I was about 10 years old….like who knows what they want to do at that age??? Not many mate! I thought to myself…who makes a lot of of money ooh I know; ” A  ...

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Take the Leap and Travel

My first solo adventure was 9 years ago. I had been made redundant and because they gave no notice, I received a nice litte payout. I was umming and ahhing about what to do as 2 months in I still didn’t have a job. Then my sister suggested a holiday I didn’t want to blow it all on a  ...

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