I remember it was the last year of uni when it all started.
“So… where are you headed?”
“What are you planning to do after graduation?”
“Which industry are you looking at?”
At that point, I was almost finishing my 4-year degree in Chemical Engineering, a field I found fascinating, yet not something I was ready to embrace as my career.
While I knew it wasn’t something I was particularly keen on, it was definitely not easy harbouring the thought that something I’ve slogged for 4 years could possibly go down the drain.
It also felt like I was supposed to make this HUGE life decision at the prime age of 23, and this decision could potentially cause a ripple effect on the rest of my life.
All of us choose our degrees for different reasons.
Some for passion, some for practicability.
Regardless, there might come to a point