“I hear you want to work in hospital? Here is your chance

The first image that comes to mind when I hear the word hospital is very dramatic. Maybe a little too dramatic, I imagine screaming children, frustrated faces stuck in long queues, angry nurses and the smell of antiseptic. I recently spoke to a friend of mine who has recently started working as a nurse in a children’s ward, turns out it is not what I imagined it would be like. (more…)

Do I really need Job shadowing?

I was always very creative ever since I was a child. I enjoyed playing with molding clay and making little collages with rice and beans. As I grew older, I started drawing sketches and making watercolor paintings. Funny thing though, if you asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, the answer was always “doctor” I always saw doctors as heroes who saved people’s lives. I didn’t know much then but I knew I wanted to be someone important, a hero. Looking back now, I realize that I would have...