Tachira on taking matters into your own hands to become successful:
My name is Tachira. I am a 35-year-old Barbadian. Today, I declare that I do not have my shit together.
About two months ago, I went to work as usual and was told about 9.30 am that would be my last day. The company closed down just like that. All I could think about while sipping my coffee was there goes my vacation. HA, plot twist. Well technically speaking I am on vacation.
This is my second time without a job. I was laid off around the same time three years ago. Talk about bad deja vu. Finally, I have decided to take my financial fate in my own hands. You can pour your heart into a job and they just discard you just like that. Life just throws you some curveballs sometimes, like my unexpected pregnancy about a…