VIDEO: Just Jump! The work abroad NZ experience!

September 17th, 2010 in Articles by Paul 1

I cut this video as a submission for a video contest about the work abroad experience.  The challenge?  How to cram in 7 months of footage and experiences into 3 minutes!  Lots of good stuff had to be left out, but I think that the essence of our travels, our mentalities and our appreciation for […]




VIDEO: Toilet Cleaner – Jobs on the road

August 12th, 2010 in Articles by Paul 11

I never thought I’d be cleaning toilets at my age with my skill set.  I also never thought that I would ever write, record and then shoot a music video for a rap song.  Somehow my new profession sparked some deep seated desire to bust out some rhymes and show my street cred.  Maybe it’s […]




VIDEO: Becoming the Immigrant Workforce II – From riches to rags

July 17th, 2010 in Articles by Paul 2

It can be a bit of a challenge, at times, to find casual work in New Zealand.  With the current state of the world economy, not only are you competing with hundreds of other working holiday makers, but also plenty of locals, who are now applying for jobs that they may not have been interested […]