Ep 175 – When Boredom Leads to Brilliance
Ep 175 - When Boredom Leads to Brilliance
When was the last time you rested, peers? Not just scrolling-Instagram-rested but properly rested?
After studying for years to become a lawyer, working in corporate, and then launching her own business, Anita Siek was left feeling burnt out and overwhelmed. But, by discovering the power of proper rest, the Founder & Director of Wordfetti became her best self.
In this high-energy episode of Peers2Peers, powered by Shopify, Anita shares why everyone wins when you take a break, how to find the spark that gets you up in the morning and why we should all be following our joy.
Like many children of immigrant parents, Anita Siek was expected to get a good education before becoming a doctor or lawyer. And so, Anita followed suit. She worked hard to become an admitted lawyer in the Supreme Court of Queensland at a young age. But after the passing of her father, Anita was left questioning what it was all for.
In today’s Peers2Peers episode, powered by Shopify, we speak with the Founder & Director of brand and copy strategist company, Wordfetti to discuss why boredom can lead to brilliance, how our childhoods impact our work ethic and dealing with familial expectations.
Anita Siek is a former lawyer turned word extraordinaire. She is the Founder & Director of Wordfetti, a brand and copy strategy business based in Brisbane, Australia. Anita’s work has been featured on Forbes, University of Queensland, Thrive Global and more. She holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Social and Cognitive Psychology (with Honours) and is an admitted lawyer in the Supreme Court of Queensland.