• Grow Where You Are Planted

    One of the most common criticisms of my generation is that we are an entitled and impatient bunch, always looking for the next adventure and never settling for the mundane nor prepared to withstand discomfort. I could confidently supply...

  • Medium Rare

    Since celebrating somewhat of a milestone birthday recently, I’ve been reflecting on my dreams and plans for the future and inevitably, made to confront my areas of weakness and where there is significant need for improvement. One such thing,...

  • Dear Past Bosses?

    As always, whenever I start planning and outlining my next podcast series, new ideas for future episodes pop into my head and distract me from the task at hand. Film critic and journalist Roger Ebert was right in saying...

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The Story

Eira Joy Aringay is a Melbourne-based creative who ventured into the unknown world of social entrepreneurship after losing her full-time job. In this season of self-reflection and discovery, she felt compelled to document her past career experiences and life lessons.
 
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The Podcast

Dear Future Boss is a podcast series produced especially for young people pursuing alternative career pathways. Subscribe now to listen to stories and insights into what it takes to build a sustainable and fulfilling life as a multi-passionate creative person.

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The Blog

Follow the blog where Eira Joy shares personal stories, bite-sized life lessons and further explores current issues that affect young people in the context of career pathways, employment, creativity and social purpose.
 

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Latest Podcast Episodes

Episode 18: Adaptability

In this episode, I discuss the importance of being adaptable in our fast-moving world – one that is now more than ever, troubled with fear of all that is...

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Episode 17: Discipline

It’s often a struggle to get moving on things we don’t enjoy doing, but that must be done. Any arduous task, or one that takes us out of our...

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Episode 16: Resourcefulness

We live in a culture that often fixates on what we lack in life – of what we don’t have enough of – whether it is in material things...

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LISTEN Today

The Dear Future Boss podcast is produced in support of young people navigating the uncertain world of creative industry. Drawn from her own personal experiences, Melbourne-based writer and musician Eira Joy Aringay discusses and explores all kinds of issues that students and graduates face as they enter the workforce from the seemingly safe and stable shores of education. If you are one such young person, this podcast is here to help you find your path and get clarity on your career and life purpose!
 
If you are an educator, employer, parent, artist or entrepreneur, we encourage you to also subscribe for valuable insights into the minds of Millennials and Generation Z – there is much to be gleaned from listening to their thoughts, experiences and perspectives on the world that might just help you in your own work and life in general!
 

Support The Podcast

As independent creators, our podcast is completely self-funded. We believe in this project and the positive impact it aims to have on young people, which is the driving force behind why we started it, with only simple resources at our disposal.
 
We’re always looking to grow and improve and with extra support we will be able to get our message out far and wide for those that need it! If you believe in what we’re doing and want to help us, we welcome donations, no matter how small. In fact, even the price of a coffee helps!