It would be fantastic if your career always went the way you wanted it to. For a few lucky people, it always does. But for many of us, we're not satisfied a lot of the time, and we have to take charge to do something about it. Sometimes you feel like you can't even say you have a career because you're just doing a job to get by. Or perhaps you started in a role you thought would help you get where … [Read more...] about What Should You Do When You’re Stuck in a Career Rut?
Archives for June 2015
Thank you, Name.Kitchen for sponsoring this post. For more information about Name.Kitchen and inspiring domain name advice, go to http://name.kitchen. Starting a business is a pretty simple thing to do. You decide on what your business will be, file your business with the state, create a website and you are in business! While these steps are "simple", it is not easy starting a business and … [Read more...] about How to Decide on a Name for Your Business
You've just graduated from college, your resume is updated, and you're ready to get out into the real world. Problem is, you don't have the money or mean to purchase yourself a professional wardrobe. In this video, I take items out of your closet, items every college girl has, and show you how you can spruce them up to be a trendy business … [Read more...] about College Casual to Business Professional [Video]
Life is full of challenges and choices. One of those big choices is if and when to buy a home for yourself. A lot of us rely on rentals or family when we’re young. But, if you ask me, your next focus should be on homeownership. The Chance at Security Renting offers tenants no security at all. Your survival and shelter are often dependent on the whims and decisions of your … [Read more...] about Why Buying Your Own Home Should be Your Next Step in Life
It wasn’t too long ago that there was a sleuth of female vocal artists presenting intriguing feminist takes on their music. Meghan Trainor was praised for her Pro-Body “All About the Bass” single, Nicki Minaj on her vocal opinions on the subversion of women, and of course Beyoncé, the Queen, on being damn Beyoncé. However, times are changing. Recently Trainor’s last single “Dear Future Husband” … [Read more...] about The Fall of the Feminist Vocal Artist
It’s official: as of 6/26, same-sex marriage is legal in all 50 states, and we’re ready to celebrate! The country is showing off its rainbow pride, so why not throw in some rainbow food for your Fourth of July BBQ, party, or even your wedding ceremony? Rainbow Veggie Flatbread Pizza (Gimme Some Oven) In addition to a ton of healthy (and beautiful) veggies like broccoli, … [Read more...] about 6 Recipes to Celebrate Marriage Equality!
Congratulations graduates of 2015! You all have worked hard to make your way out of school for--(let's be honest here)--most of your lives--and now that you are finally done with school, the last thing I am sure you want to hear is that you have to keep up with your education. But that does not mean that learning has to be boring or a pain in the ass. It should be as easy as switching on an app! … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Continue Learning Once You’re Out of College
There is nothing more heartbreaking than finding out your loved one has a serious illness. You instantly feel as though you want to mourn for them as if you’ve lost them. Yet you also know you have to keep it together. For their sake. In some instances, it may be down to you to look after them. Even if it isn’t your sole responsibility, you’ll feel as though you want to do as much as possible. In … [Read more...] about The Essential Guide to Looking After a Loved One With a Serious Illness
"So many people don't pursue their dreams because they buy into the belief that those are for people 'out there' and they rule themselves out. I dream of shifting this entire generation's job hunt through my online program, and it's starting to happen!" It is time once again for Miss Millennia Magazine’s latest installment of the #LikeaGirl interview series. Recently I was able to chat … [Read more...] about Coaching #LikeaGirl: Interview with Ashley Stahl
Everyone knows that finding a job is difficult. But did you know that about 50% of all jobs are not even posted online?* I sure didn't. And for every job that is out there, about 200 people apply to it and only about 2% of those people are actually chosen for an interview**. Knowing just that little bit of information could have saved me a lot of extra time being stressed out and absolutely … [Read more...] about A Brand New Way to Find The Career You Want
There is, all too regrettably, an entire form of literature that is frequently overlooked by the average millennial reader. How many times have you walked straight past the poetry section in a bookstore without giving a second thought to exploring it? I hear it all the time: poetry is complicated/nonsensical/difficult/nothing but a torture device for English majors. Now, I won't lie to you: these … [Read more...] about Poetry: It’s Not Just for English Majors!