Supportive

‘Tis the holiday season 2: The way I die – Monica Mehengat

I'm sure, all of us know people, who do amazing things. Today I'd like to show some support to my friend Monica, who made a great short movie. It's title is The way I die. Imagine, you only had two phone calls to save yourself. Who would you call? I met Monica 8 years ago.… Continue reading ‘Tis the holiday season 2: The way I die – Monica Mehengat

About me, Experience

‘Tis the holiday season: First mummy steps!

My first year as a mother is coming to an end. It wasn’t easy, there were moments, when I was going crazy. And it was beautiful, too. Last year, about a week later in December from now, I gave birth to my fascinating girl. We were getting ready to go to a shopping centre to… Continue reading ‘Tis the holiday season: First mummy steps!

About me, #metoo

#metoo – sexism in the recruitment industry

Most companies, I worked for in London, were small businesses. In recruitment, you work hard, and you spend a lot of time with your colleagues. You go out for drinks, sometimes even at lunch time, you have regular company dos and high-flyer-trips, if you’ve hit or exceeded your target. As this work puts a lot… Continue reading #metoo – sexism in the recruitment industry

book review

Can we all be feminists? – Intersectional Feminist Anthology

This is an essay collection of 17 writers with diverse backgrounds, who have all fought with feminism and its definition. It’s illuminating, because even when you think you’re trying to be inclusive, there’s always an intersection that you might miss. The anthology speaks volumes, because it lends an ear to underrepresented voices. It delivers new… Continue reading Can we all be feminists? – Intersectional Feminist Anthology