365 Things Young is a series of short posts dedicated to
It is a list of things young people around the world need to
be able to do, so to survive and thrive in these new economies: To incite in
themselves skills, intelligence (for Industrial Revolutions), innovation,
creativity and productivity. It is
written either by me, Tiisetso Maloma,
or by a named guest contributor. Sometimes the posts rant, and sometimes they
Here goes the first one.
#1. You have to Google shit you want to learn yourself
You cannot be asking people how to create a CV, a business
plan, an email account, etc.
We are no longer in that age.
Google how it’s done, and do it yourself.
#2. You need to have an email address, and you need to know how to send a proper email
Don’t be caught saying:
“I do not have an email address.”
“I haven’t checked my emails in a while.”
You have to:
Check your emails 3 times a day: At least in the
morning, afternoon and at 4 PM – if not later.
An email has a heading and body.
No fucken shorthand typing.
And use proper grammar. Use Grammarly. Do not ask what it is. Find out