Being in it to win it

So APESMA recently ran a competition for their young scientists interested in attending Science and Technology‘s Annual Science Meets Parliament for 2012. As a member, I thought I would enter to see if I stood a chance of winning, as they were going to provide 2 winners a fully-paid trip to Canberra to attend the event…

A guiding light

Lately I’ve found myself being asked for a lot of advice from friends and work colleagues that are looking to find their feet, both in their personal and professional lives. Everything from product innovation through to inventorship, career guidance through to dealing with the challenges life throws at you during the “quarter-life crisis” years. Though…

The long story so far…

So where did I come from? How did I emerge from the primordial ooze of undergraduate students? What’s my story? They’re all perfectly valid questions. I hope this post address some of these questions in some way or another. In the beginning… There was a point in time where, like many high school leavers, I had…