***Disclaimer from Patrick: As any psychology student knows, memory is unreliable. It’s probably best to take what is written here with a grain of salt.
I am a DJ and a psychology student.
I started working early, doing casual jobs in high school. Even though I was a town kid, I would go hay baling during the hay season, or work shifts at a butter factory. I really enjoyed that, working with adults and sort of being treated like one.
Despite doing really well throughout year 12, I didn’t prepare well for the final exams, and in those days they didn’t take into account your study history. I passed, but instead of going to university, I got a job at Safeway, joining their management-training program. Continue reading