Sisterhood of the World Blogger Award

sisterhood-of-the-world-bloggers-award11To close the month…my first month of blogging 🙂 I was nominated for another blogging award by Jennifer who blogs at The loving llama (do check her out), who I met at the Blogging 101 course. This is defined as an award recognizing unique voices of women in the blogger world. Thank you Jennifer, this just warmed my heart.

Continue reading


Versatile Blogger Award

The Versatile Blogger AwardI’m honored to be nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by a friend, fellow rotaractor and blogger Victor who blogs at From My Mind .Thank you Vic for the nomination and taking time to read and re-blog my posts.

I started this blog  a few weeks ago so this was as a pleasant surprise. I think the Versatile Blogger Award is a way for bloggers to share blogs that they like with their followers and in turn support each other in the blogosphere and being a newbie blogger I’m all for that. Continue reading

5 common mistakes to avoid when sending an application

I have gone through countless applications since I started working. I remember earlier on it was time consuming as I would take time to go through each and every application (I felt bad leaving one unread 🙂 ) but with time, it takes me less than 10 seconds to know whether to continue reading one or not.

So you have seen that job! You are so sure you will get it and you have the right skills, qualifications and experience, but after you have applied and waited for more than 3 months you keep wondering what went wrong. Continue reading

This is it

It has been exactly 466 days since I started this blog. Better late than never right? My first assignment is to write and publish a “who I am and why I’m here” post. Why has it taken me this long to write? I’d say it’s the fear of the uncertain but with this new year, let us throw fear out the window….to a fresh start, here goes 🙂 : Continue reading