Category Archives: General

My New Strange Love: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love [PR]

Almost everyone I know is aware that from a very young age, my answer to the question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” was always “a journalist.” While I have not given up on journalism altogether, I have done a lot of introspection over the past year, and have concluded that I will no longer be actively pursuing this career path.

It is not because I was influenced by Kai Nagata’s quarter-life crisis that resulted in his exit from one of Canada’s top broadcast organizations (more on that later). I just realized that, even though I can have it, I’m pretty sure I don’t want a journalist’s lifestyle.

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Rethinking Leadership, Networking and Lollipop Moments

On January 8, 2011, I participated in my first-ever UBC Student Leadership Conference (SLC). The SLC is a one-day, student-organized conference at UBC that connects student leaders with alumni and motivational speakers.

The theme was “Rethinking Leadership,” and the conference was very successful at presenting different perspectives on what the word leadership means.

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2010 in review

[This is an automatically-generated post from WordPress. I did not write it. I’d thought I’d share my first year of blogging stats with you!]

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is on fire!

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Transat Vacationer Contest

I’ve applied for an awesome job. Transat Holidays is offering applicants a chance to be their travel reporter and brand representative for one year. What a fabulous opportunity! I submitted my application yesterday. The next step is to make it to the final 50.

View the video I made for the contest:

Welcome!

Hi all,

Welcome to my blog. I’m a bit new to this whole WordPress thing, but bear with me as the site takes shape and character. Feel free to peruse my CV, clippings, etc.