Talk at the FAIL! conference at Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT. "If I would have listened to the doubters, I would not be here today. And I am not here today, because I made a single sensible decision in my life." Eva Wolfangel almost heard the voice of her career consultant telling her she was not good enough. That voice was suggesting the safer, even if less exciting, career pattern.
On the other hand, Eva's innate curiosity suggested her to take the risks, one choice after the other, leading her to be a Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT.