Creative Resumes

According to a new study released by TheLadders, an online job search site, a recruiter spends approximately 6 seconds looking over your resume. Standing out from the crowd has never been so imperative. Creative talent is extremely high and getting noticed is a job in itself so making a big first impression really does count. […]

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Philadelphia

“New York is a place where people go to reinvent themselves; Philadelphia is a place where people discover who they are.” — Chef Peter McAndrews. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania’s largest city, is notable for its rich history, on display at the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall (where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed) and other American […]

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Chicago

“Chicago is an October sort of city even in spring.” — Nelson Algren. Chicago, on Lake Michigan in Illinois, is among the largest cities in the U.S. Famed for its bold architecture, it has a skyline punctuated by skyscrapers such as the iconic John Hancock Center, 1,451-ft. Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower) and the neo-Gothic […]

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Dismaland Bemusement Park

Dismaland is a temporary art project organized by street artist Banksy, constructed in the seaside resort town of Weston-super-Mare in Somerset, England. I’ve always been intrigued by Bansky’s work so when I went back home to the UK for a visit getting tickets was at the top of the to-do list. “It’s a flawed concept” – Banksy.  We managed to get tickets […]

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Death Valley & Rhyolite Ghost Town

We took a vacation to Las Vegas in July for my birthday, so we took a day off from Sin City to visit ‘Death Valley National Park‘ Death Valley National Park sprawls across both California and Nevada, and is bordered by the Mojave Desert and the Great Basin. It was a straightforward drive with the most spectacular views. “Death Valley National […]

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Las Vegas — Nevada

“Las Vegas exists chiefly to satisfy the needs and desires of its visitors, and this it does in spectacular fashion. Sin City has taken or re-created the best that other great cities have to offer and then upped the ante, making it bigger, grander, flashier.”- Scott Doggett Las Vegas, in Nevada’s Mojave Desert, is a resort […]

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London – A Home from Home

“When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.” – Samuel Johnson. I have had the privilege of preciously living in London for many years to study and work yet every time I come back to visit it feels like the first. […]

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The Brecon Beacons — South Wales

The Brecon Beacons is a mountain range in South Wales. In a narrow sense, the name refers to the range of Old Red Sandstone peaks popular with walkers which lie to the south of Brecon. I’m lucky enough to get to visit this beautiful part of the world at least once a year.  

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Andalucía & the Costa Del Sol — Spain

We started the year off with a relaxing trip to España staying in the resort of Almerimar situated 40 km west of Almeria City and 160 km east of Malaga City. This was our base for the week, a great little purpose-built coastal town with beautiful white sandy beaches, clean blue waters and all year around […]

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Area 51

“Everything that goes on at Area 51 is classified ‘top secret’ when it’s going on.” — Annie Jacobsen The United States Air Force facility commonly known as Area 51 is a highly classified remote detachment of Edwards Air Force Base, within the Nevada Test and Training Range.

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Iceland

Iceland was at the top of the bucket list, so when I finally got to visit this Nordic heaven I was not disappointed. We went on a 3 day break traveling from London to Reykjavik. We decided to hire a car so we could be as independent as possible and see as much as we […]

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Portugal

“But Portugal has a peaceful feel about it. I sit on the terrace overlooking the vineyard there and I feel cut off from the world. You need that sort of thing.” — Cliff Richards

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Madrid — Spain

“ To go to bed at night in Madrid marks you as a little queer. For a long time your friends will be a little uncomfortable about it. Nobody goes to bed in Madrid until they have killed the night. Appointments with a friend are habitually made for after midnight at the cafe.” – Ernest […]

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Berlin — Germany

“Mister Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” – Ronald Reagan, US President in a speech at the Brandenburg Gate on June 12, 1987. I first visited Berlin back in 2005 as part of a field trip whilst studying for my degree in Architecture at the university of Greenwich but it was until I revisited some years later that […]

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