I always thought it was crazy we’re expected to know what field of study we want to pursue by the age of 17. Here I am, eight years later, still exploring my interests and dabbling in areas of business I never knew existed. Thankfully, 8 years ago I chose a path that led me where I am today. But like many others, what I studied in university isn’t the exact career path I’ve chosen (or landed in) … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons Why Your First Job Should Not Be Your Dream Job
The wage gap is certainly a hot topic today. Like healthcare, it’s an issue people often talk about, but it is difficult to understand fully. What exactly is the wage gap, and what does it mean for women in the U.S. today? We’re going to break it down and explain some of the most complicated parts of understanding the wage gap today. What is the Wage Gap? Put simply; the wage gap is a … [Read more...] about Understanding the Complications of the Wage Gap in the U.S.
Job interviews are nerve-wracking for people of all ages and at all stages in their careers. But for recent graduates or those early in their careers, it can be particularly stressful. How can you possibly compete with people who have stacked resumes? The good news is that entry-level positions are designed specifically for you. Rather than a long resume, managers are looking for intelligence, … [Read more...] about Five Steps For Millennials Starting The Interview Process
It’s not easy to find friends out in the real world. In college, you are constantly around people who are in a similar stage of life and have similar interests as you do, so it’s relatively easy to meet new people and make friends. And any of those people you meet will live close by, eat at the same places as you every day, and go to the same parties as you. Not to mention you can quickly bond … [Read more...] about 11 Easy Ways to Find Friends When You Are No Longer in College
Burnout is real. It’s that feeling you have when you’ve been pushing yourself too hard for too long, and you just can’t do it anymore. In today’s world, overachieving is no longer a pleasant surprise to teachers and employers, it’s an expectation. And this comes at a price: our mental health. There are several signs that you might be headed for a burnout, including physical, mental, and emotional … [Read more...] about 13 Scary Signs You Are Headed For a Burnout
Making a good first impression on the interview is important. So much so if you are fresh out of college and want to land your first job. A potential problem, however, is the fact that you have spent the last few years only reading books. The world is moving forward at a breakneck speed. Often giving companies access to new technologies on a monthly basis. As a person who grew up during the … [Read more...] about How to Make a Great Impression on Your First Interview Out of College