You realize you’re barely hanging on, stuck right in the middle of being educated and being qualified to get a job.
You have landed yourself in that spot where you know that technically you’re just as qualified as those with an actual professional degree. Heck, probably even your friends, colleagues, seniors, and the person who politely turns you down at the job interview know it too. It’s the professional institution that hands out those two attractive shiny letters ‘CA’ (Chartered Accountant) that doesn’t know it, and if they do, they don’t care. Because you have not passed their examination. Again.
You may possibly be more knowledgeable than someone within the 3% that have actually passed this exam. Yes, 3%. More knowledgeable perhaps, because you have studied for the subject twice more than those that passed the first time around. And now here you go, attempting the same exam for the third time, ending up having wasted a year of your life unemployed, at home, studying, hopeful, that this time you will pass.
After the first failure, you tell everyone you had expected this. Continue reading “Little lazy, little hazy”