Surrey Business School’s International Women’s Day Event 2021

Surrey Business School’s International Women’s Day Event 2021

Laying the foundations for your career can be overwhelming – let alone when there’s a global pandemic to contend with. Without challenges, however, it is hard to bring about real change. Fittingly then, the theme for this year’s International Women’s Day is ‘Choose to Challenge’. The achievements of women as a result of the adversities they overcome [...]

7 days 7 ways: the white shirt

7 days 7 ways: the white shirt

There are few items more versatile than the classic white shirt. And if you don’t believe me, perhaps this ode to its magnificence will convince you otherwise. Simple, humble and timeless: the white shirt can be interchanged between a multitude of outfits whilst both feigning subtlety and simultaneously demanding the spotlight. In a bid to [...]

A fickle farewell

A fickle farewell

Every so often something trivially dramatic happens in my life to trigger an unexpected yet poignant revelation. Some minor inconvenience that skews the balance of my routine enough for me to gain an alternative perspective of the bigger picture, which would have otherwise gone unnoticed. I have always been terrible with phones. Every single mobile [...]

Reflections

Reflections

The month of June felt big. For most of lockdown, it’s almost as if I have been silently slipping into a drowsy, sleepwalking state, induced by a combination of mandatory hibernation and information-overload. I became content with the new rituals adopted within the protective walls of my own little world, cutting the cord connecting me [...]