"Work and passion shouldn't be separated. I strive for my students to understand that" Nathalie Hector quote

INTERVIEW – Nathalie Hector, emlyon

During my 10+ months at Our Millennials Today, I've noticed that unlike what I believed, not everyone links passion to work. Actually, more than anything, it's often quite the contrary. Either people give up their dreams early on to pur ...

"I truly think experience is what matters now" quote anonymous

ANONYMOUS, when life gives you lemons…

"I moved to New-Zealand more than 15 years ago. It wasn’t that I really wanted to go. One of my friends who had gone there encouraged me to come telling me I’d love it over there. Indeed, I never came back! It all happened by chance. Li ...

"I don't get why passion should come in second" apolline quote

APOLLINE, THE RESEARCHER

What did I want to be when I was a kid? Gosh, it's so easy asking people I didn't think it would backlash that quickly!I had this crazy desire to be a horse vet. The trick was I didn't want to be any vet! I only wanted to take care of m ...

"Now I have to find a job. I told myself I would find my way this month" quote

THE ONE WHO HAD A MONTH

I discovered the makerspace through a friend. He told me to come and check it out... and here I am for their residency!Actually, I want to open my own makerspace once I finish this program. We potentially have an office space that could ...

"I like aeronautic for its perfect mix between passion and tech" quote Ornella

ORNELLA, THE EXPLORER

references / episode's outlook: - 1:00 WHY Dassault - 10:00 “Mon rêve c’est de devenir commerciale en cabine”- 14:00 Les petites françaises - 15:00 Ornella's blog - 19:00 Childhood dream“Yes, everyone bough ...

"I burned out at 25. My body totally failed me" quote elodie

ELODIE, the one who took the leap

"I burned-out at 25. My body totally failed me. I didn’t like my job at the time – I was an artistic agent at the time –, and I just lost it. I was hurting everywhere… and medically, nothing was showing on the exams nor on diagnostics.W ...

"most of my friends knew what they wanted to do" quote Anna

ANNA, the scientist

We're meeting Anna at home, with a cup of tea, a week before her coming back to Spain:"When I was in my last year of high school and I needed to decide which bachelor I wanted to study, most of friends knew what they wanted to do, but I didn’t, ...

"I think deep down we all know what we want to do" Anne quote

ANNE, the wise

"I always tell myself this:«Anne, your compass is your happiness. Your happiness is your compass»I feel like I'm at the exact same point in 3rd year than I was when I entered the school. I didn't progress at all on my project. When I th ...

"that's when I decided to be a notary, to sign papers and...." quote

ANNA, the one who wanted to be a notary

What was your dream as a kid? What did you want to do? Who did you want to be?"When I was a kid, I wanted to be a notary. But only because once we went with my father there and the notary just signed something when my father told me: «Do you wan ...

"You're not going to change the world with this discourse"

MARIA, aka “superwoman”

I'm getting a coffee with Maria, a Spanish Erasmus student in exchange for a year:“The other day I went to the lake, and this Indian guy tagged along. We started to talk about how I wanted to change the world and I remember he told me:  ...