Seasons of Change

It is always so easy to forget that time is passing quicker than we realise. I checked back on my last post - February 2018. Wuuut? Where have I been, and where am I going? This past year has been a year of great change for me: Left the finance sector Enrolled in a bootcamp, … Continue reading Seasons of Change

What Now?

Four weeks have passed since I completed General Assembly's Data Science Immersive. While I am now on the lookout for job opportunities, the seasonality of the year dictates that I do a review for 2017. I am very much a private individual and like to keep my cards close, so I have decided not to publish … Continue reading What Now?

Can humans change personalities as they grow older?

Traditional thinking suggests that once past our puberty years, we tend to settle down into a more stable, mature personality that persists all the way till our twilight years. Yet this study from Psychology and Aging suggests that contrary to what we think, our personalities in childhood can be very different from what it will … Continue reading Can humans change personalities as they grow older?

The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation

I read an excellent post from the Art of Manliness here, from which I note the following observations: Notions of success are personal. "Thoreau wasn’t ambitious for the traditional status markers held up by society, he was ambitious for something else: life. Life at its very essence. Life in its fullest form." How many of … Continue reading The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation