At the Fuel workshop Coach Yourself! on 20 June, Rachael Stevens showed RCA students and graduates a technique called 'the wheel of life'. This is one way of figuring out what areas you would like to be working on, whether that's in your creative practice, your financial affairs, or some other aspect of your life. Here she is demonstrating how the wheel of life works.
Where better to begin summarising our fantastic (though we say so ourselves) Dream Jobs event last Wednesday than to quote Laura-Jane Silverman, a careers specialist from the London School of Economics who chaired the event:
“There are about 80 applications to every job position and some students are sending about 70 CVs a week. In the midst of a problematic job market it seems idealistic or lavish to say you can just jump into your dream job, but it is still possible.