Eira Joy

The Silent Struggle

My final year as a university student happened to be during the time of the infamous Global Financial Crisis of 2007–2008. As a Media graduate with eyes set on finding work in an already competitive industry, I was unprepared for what the recession meant for employment opportunities in the creative sector. Fortunately, my retail job…

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Episode 4: Millennial Things

I’m a little hyped about this one! Why? Because I’m ready to break down and challenge the 3 common stereotypes about Millennials that affect the way older generations perceive us. If you’ve listened to Episode 1, you’ll know how much I don’t like to subscribe to labels, but since we’re often judged by labels in…

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Episode 3: The Experience Trap

If you’re a recent graduate looking for work you know all too well how it goes…you can’t get a job because you don’t have experience but you can’t get experience because you don’t have a job…a seemingly endless loop! In this episode, we discuss and help re-define the concept of ‘experience’ and how we as…

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Episode 2: A New Mindset

A few years ago I discovered a secret… Okay, not so much a secret, but a new mindset – or philosophy, if you will – that is the ultimate key to unlocking a fulfilling and sustainable creative career. Once I learned about it and implemented in my life, I felt more free and powerful as…

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