Mahad Samatar

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What is the best job I can get if I don't go uni?

Mahad Samatar - 1 week, 6 days ago

Just because everyone these days has a degree, not having one could potentially put you at a disadvantage. There's lots of other reasons to go to university as well, for example improving your social skills, networking and just having fun. Also I wouldn't be so harsh on Plymouth because it really d…

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I fully agree with the response below. It would be completely unreasonable for him to expect you to join given how quickly the entire economic envrironment has changed in the last 4 weeks. Unless you're joining a start-up that is directly taking advantage of coronavirus you shouldn't be leaving you…

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who or what inspires you and why?

Mahad Samatar - 1 month, 1 week ago

Kobe Bryant. His determination and will to succeed are inspiring on their own but the fact that he never let those things go to his head is what made him the GOAT. You can see it by the way he treated his teammates and his wife and daughters

How do you deal with imposter syndrome?

Mahad Samatar - 1 month, 1 week ago

I find that my imposter syndrome disappears as I become more confident in my job and what I do. Successfully finishing projects, good management feedback and colleague esteem all feed into building that confidence. It can come back when you get more responsibility/promotion that you're not sure if …

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i had a similar problem because my wife used to be a nurse. before we moved into a flat together sometimes we would not see each other for 1-2 weeks. it became a bit easier once we started living together but it was still an issue. you might want to think about changing your career so you don't hav…
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