In recent years, the smartphone app Uber has massively increased in popularity; changing the way we think about the rules and regulations of marketplaces and the boundaries of traditional 'professions'. For example, in a tweet a few months ago, the co-founder of Uber, Travis Kalanick, said 'Work is now flexible to life, not the other … Continue reading POST #31: Is Uber-cool?
Below is one of my favourite passages from my favourite book; Howard's End by EM Forster. It's about London, but could be describing any city in today's urban world. In this post, I'd like to just go through it and express in writing what these words mean for me. But first, have a read: Certainly … Continue reading POST #30: London
A couple of weeks ago, I attended the Institute of Ideas' Battle of Ideas festival weekend to attend some debates. I've got a blog post in the pipeline for more on that, but while I was there I met one of the speakers in a debate about the future of post-millennials (teens like me!). Her name … Continue reading POST #29: Chloe Combi on Generation Z