Category - Education & Employment

Redefining my Comfort Zone | WhyNot?

Redefining My Comfort Zone

Words by Kelsey, 20 NSW The girl I was a year ago wouldn’t recognise the girl I am now.  The past year has been an absolute whirlwind. I’ve lived in two countries, visited three more, made friends from around the...

Is Finding Your Passion Enough | WhyNot?

Is Finding Your Passion Enough?

Words by Hayley 24 QLD On paper, I had it all.  A high paying job straight out of university with great development opportunities. I was 23 and had achieved all that I thought I was meant to do.  So why did I...

Its Okay to not know what you're doing in life

It’s Okay to Not Know What You are Doing

Words by Sophie, 22 WAYou can find more of her work o You can read more work from Sophie on her website or on Uni Junkee Throughout our final years in high school we are asked what we plan to do after graduating. Some...

Everyone is Better than Me | WhyNot?

I Was Intimidated by Brilliance, Until Now

Words by Cheyenne, NSW I have always been an overachiever. I’ve always loved to involve myself academically and socially, reaping the rewards of hard work and enthusiasm. I graduated high school with an ATAR in the...

Youth Unemployment | Career | Why Not | Not Today

‘Not Today’

Illustration by Aileen Based on my own experience I have tried to build a narrative that illustrates the effect of pursuing traditional careers out of expectations from society. My illustration ’Not today’...

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