Unfiltered Thoughts: Experiences

According to trusty Google an experience is ‘an event or occurrence which leaves an impression on someone’. In other words, it could be an observation, understanding or knowledge, worldliness, involvement or exposure. When we talk about experience we’re talking about physical experiences – things you’ve lived through such as your first travel adventure in a…

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Is Finding Your Passion Enough?

Is Finding Your Passion Enough | WhyNot?

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 feel miserable?  — “What do you want to be when you grow up?” …

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Why You Shouldn’t Feel Bad Turning Down an Internship

Why you shouldn't do an internship | WhyNot?

Words by Sophie, 22 WA You can find more of her work o You can read more work from Sophie on her website or on Uni Junkee There comes a time when you’ve passed the point of working for free and only getting a letter of recommendation for six months’ hard work. Yes, work experience is valuable, but here’s why…

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Self-Care in the Workplace – Lessons From the Frontline

Self-Care WhyNot

Words by Kevin, 26, VIC Self-care is all about ensuring that you remain physically, mentally, and spiritually recharged. Considering the frenetic pace at which the modern day world runs, it is more important than ever. But is self-care just about making time for yourself? As a health professional delivering therapy in the community, there are…

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