Episode 2: How to have a portfolio career
The second episode in the series sees Jamz Supernova chat to Mahaneela – a photographer-filmmaker-artist-manager-publisher, a true ‘multi-hyphenate’ – about the ‘portfolio career’: a new paradigm of flexible work being adopted by many young adults across the UK.
Faced with an uncertain future, they’re taking matters into their own hands. Through a positive attitude and a keenness to diversify their skill set, many have chosen – or want to choose – to turn their backs on traditional career paths, working for themselves across a variety of different disciplines.
A sense of self-confidence means that living paycheck-to-paycheck isn’t a big concern, and a fear of the future doesn’t bother them either. So we wanted to know: with freelancing and side hustles on the rise, how can we help these young adults take control of their futures?