Sun, 19 October 2014
Todays guest has a fascinating tale that so many people in the world today will resonate with.
Can you end up being too qualified for employment? Can you end up having too much knowledge for a job, any job, so that the hiring employers consider you a risk and wont take you on?
Well the answer is yes, and our guest after demonstrating brilliant and forward thinking ideas whilst studying at Azusa Pacific University in California found himself in such a situation.
Life was looking good. His work was being recognised by institutes such as Harvard and Cambridge and he was on a roll.
But then things changed, and he found himself at the first of many dots that has brought him to where he is today.
Unable to get employed in the USA, he took a job in China that turned out to be a bad move.
Then he contracted e-coli which was even more of a bad move, and at the age 25 found himself sleeping on his parents sofa, recovering from internal bleeding, and a career that was in freefall.
So what did he do to pull himself out of a spiralling depression?
How did he get himself back into the game, when the game quite openly considered him a risk?
Well lets find out as we bring on to the show, to start joining up dots, the co-founder of codeBOX, the one and only Joshua Millage