Remote work is more than all the rage. It’s the new normal in business today. More than half of hiring managers agree that remote work is becoming more common not only among freelancers but also among full-time, permanent employees. In the next few years, there will be more remote work opportunities than ever before. These new opportunities are especially important for Millenials graduating … [Read more...] about How to Find a Remote Job Today: Is It Right For You?
I know all about that intern life. It can be difficult and stressful, especially if what you really want is to have a full-time job! When I first joined the team at Miss Millennia Magazine four years ago, I worked as a summer intern. I loved it so much that about two weeks into the internship I knew that I wanted to stay for longer than just those few months. I didn’t know exactly how to go … [Read more...] about How to Turn Your Internship Into a Full-Time Job
Today is a very funny day for me to be writing this piece. I selected this topic so I could wax romantic advice on following your dreams, making things happen, and overcoming any obstacle that comes your way. I planned to tell everyone how easy it is to go forth when you feel a passion for something. “What’s holding you back? You sometimes can rent a car if you’re under 25! Take an internship if … [Read more...] about What’s Holding You from Your Dream Job? (and how to debunk those fears)
We often read about things to do to impress our bosses. While this is super important, being a great employee is not just about yourself and your boss. It’s also so important to be a co-worker that everyone likes and wants to work with. This will not only help you make friends at your job, but could also help you form connections. Maybe networking with a co-worker can help you so that you get that … [Read more...] about Ways You Can Be A Stellar Co-Worker
Even though social media use varies from one person to the next, anyone looking to make a good impression in today’s world should be mindful of how they present themselves online. Each of us is familiar with the standard rules of online etiquette and knows generally to be conscious of what we post. However we often forget the simpler, more insidious social media mistakes that we might not … [Read more...] about 5 Social Media Mistakes That Hurt Job Prospects
The scariest thing about entering senior year of college is worrying about what to do after college. At least, that’s how I feel right now as I’m about to begin my final year of undergrad education. While I work hard to earn good grades at an esteemed college and I have some work experience under my belt, I still worry that it won’t be enough. It seems that most jobs these days require two to … [Read more...] about How to Gain More Experience for Your First “Big Girl” Job
You’ve heard it before: when it comes to landing a job and developing your career, networking is everything. Personal connections will accelerate your professional development in a way that e-mails and ads simply can’t. Networking can be a different kind of challenge for introverts since large networking events can be a bit intimidating and exhausting. There are a lot of misconceptions out … [Read more...] about Networking for Introverts
Today’s teens hear the same thing over, and over, and over again. Success, especially financial success, is directly related to where they go and how they do in college. So, what does that mean for millennials without a degree? One thing is for certain: a college degree does not necessarily equate success. There are loads of high paying jobs that do not require employees to have a college … [Read more...] about Top Paying Jobs for Those Without a Degree