I’ve received heaps of emails from people who are looking for work. Some I’ve tried to help but most I’ve not been able to.
We’ve all been there. Scouring our ambitions to find what we want to do so we can send off a billion unanswered applications until the sun sets and the process starts all over again once the nightmares of diminishing bank accounts and weighty expectations no longer justifies staying asleep.
For most, or even all, I can’t change this. But I was hoping that if we spent the day together, we might be able to learn some new skills, put a smile on people’s faces and essentially find alternative perspectives on finding work aside from the conventional.
With an open invite, yesterday I hosted the first #Funemployment in London’s west end. It went like this.