Once you graduate, one of the first things you ask yourself is, "Where will I live?” A great deal of this decision depends on your financial situation and what your immediate priorities are. Whether you do decide to move back home or give it a try on your own, it is good to weigh your options. Here is a guide that weighs different reasons for living alone or moving back in with the 'rents … [Read more...] about Guest House or Townhouse: Living at Home vs On Your Own After College
All through high school, I was told that reaching your goals is all about "who you know and what you know." Because I was raised on the working-hard-to-get-what-you-deserve concept, I never really understood the "who you know" aspect. It was not until I started my job hunt that I finally realized how true this really was. If you can't find someone in the field to get you in, sometimes it doesn't … [Read more...] about Millinial Mindset: Everyone You Meet is a Job Opportunity Waiting to Happen
So, you and your honey have been dating for some time now and might move in together. While this is an exciting chapter in any relationship, it is still a very important decision. One should weigh the pros and cons before making this decision. Here are a few things to consider before moving in with your sweetheart: Pros Cut Costs Moving in together lowers the overall costs of living alone. … [Read more...] about Is It Too Soon to Move In Together?
We're always looking for the new weight-loss miracle. In reality, losing weight is actually pretty simple as long as you make a conscious effort in your everyday. When I moved to New York on my own, I managed to lose 10 pounds and 3 inches off my waist. While I did not mean to lose weight, I sat and thought about how I actually did it, and here is what I came up with: Drink Water, Ditch the … [Read more...] about I Accidentally Lost Weight – And You Can, Too!
Learning to forgive is hard, especially when a person has hurt you beyond natural measures. How can you just be OK when someone has taken your trust, your love, your loyalty, your all, and shattered every part of you into a million pieces? How can you forgive after that? How can you forget? Anyone who has been there before can tell you that it's not easy, but I'm here to tell you that it IS … [Read more...] about Let It Go: How to Forgive and Forget
Many individuals are lucky enough to find their soul mates during college, and those who don’t follow closely behind after graduating. But how do you find your soul mate? How do you get the one who is the perfect fit for you? You attract them to you. The Law of Attraction is based on principles and energy of “like attracting like.” There is Law of Attraction for money, for travel, for a dream … [Read more...] about Using the Law of Attraction to Find Your Soul Mate
So, you want to invest, huh? That's great; making your money grow is not only smart, but exciting. The question is however, should you be investing if you are currently in debt? Here are some things to consider before investing while still in debt: Good Debt vs. Bad Debt Before you can understand the concept of investing while in debt, it is good to understand debt itself. First and foremost, … [Read more...] about When Investing is a Good Idea and When It Isn’t
You've heard it all before, but I really don't think most women understand how important your resume and interview are when finding a job. Your main goal is to wow the employer and show him or her a person who goes above and beyond with their work. Here are a few tips to remember: Your Resume Should Be Powerful (and Easy to Read) Use action words instead of just listing things you did at a … [Read more...] about How to Sell Yourself in your Resume and Interview