Adulting: life skills

There’s no use simply setting yourself a goal if you don’t know how to get there, or how you’ll motivate yourself – you’ve got to be smarter than that.
We know that getting along with an ‘enemy’ can be tough, but one important aspect of being an adult is learning how to effectively do this in a calm and mature way.
Independence is something a lot of us crave as teenagers – but once it’s thrust upon us we don’t always know how to handle it.
You’ve sent out loads of CVs, and you FINALLY receive an email from the company of your dreams, saying they want to meet you in person. Now, the only thing standing between you and your ideal job is the interview. That’s a lot of stress.
Today, sending and receiving messages is instantaneous and there are so many options: Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Line, WeChat, private messages on Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, and so on. So sending an email seems like a thing of the past.
Every week, we’ll teach you a new soft skill that’ll help you get ahead in life as an adult – whether that’s learning how to do your own laundry, or dealing with conflict.