05Oct

The importance of ‘Yes’

Late in 2014 we had an idea. There weren’t any launch parties or announcements … we didn’t even have a name, we just had an idea and we set about making it happen. There were many reasons why we chose to follow our idea and grow generationYOU. One was the constant stream of negative press […]

05Jul

Graduating soon? 5 hacks to keep the doors opening

You’ve heard multiple times that you should just say YES. Your best friend’s Facebook feed is always full of exciting experiences they participated in. Your lecturer just told you that your degree alone won’t cut it anymore. You know you need to do more. Now you’re sitting here, post-graduation (or pretty close to it) thinking what […]

06Mar

Are we really going to run out of jobs?

My morning started (pre-coffee) with a Big Think article on a study by Oxford University that says that 47% of jobs will disappear in the next 25 years and apparently no, they are not going to be replaced by different jobs (e.g. the blacksmith making way for the mechanic). We are just going to be reliant on […]

26Oct

The power of YES

When was the last time you said ‘yes’ to something new, to an experience, responsibility, role, friend? A YES especially to an opportunity you did not feel up to? As people, we err on the side of caution. In fact I used to be a glass half empty kind of gal until a friend told me to […]