More than 20 years ago I was met with the decision of which universities and courses to choose from. I have no adviser since my mum is a widow with no education and none of my siblings have any University experiences back then. Most of my relatives were not highly educated too.
I have to make the decision by myself.
My childhood dream is either to be a Lawyer or an Engineer. English was never my forte, so the easy choice is to become an Engineer. This was further fortified by my proficiency in Math and Science leading to the relevance of my A level subjects, Math, Physics and Economics. So just like that, I was enrolled into common Engineering in Nanyang Technological University without much consideration into what my future career will be like! There are no real mentors to give me the wise guidance I badly