Social media has become much more than just a tool for keeping up with family and friends. It’s now an online personal branding platform; LinkedIn is essentially an active and public CV, which can be viewed by any number of employers and is often the first search result that will pop up when anyone googles your name. read more
This article first appeared on the DFID guest blog on June 13, 2014.
Not long after I arrived in Bangladesh, something very mundane happened to me that also happened to shatter my perspective. I was walking home and holding on to the remains of my lunch, naively expecting to encounter a rubbish bin along the way. My absent confusion turned into realisation when the bin never materialized, and it dawned on me for the first time how much I took for granted. read more