Tag: College

What It’s Really Like To Look For Jobs After Graduation

What It’s Really Like To Look For Jobs After Graduation

I’m not telling you all of this because I want you to feel sorry for me. What I want is for people to realize how hard it is for young adults to get a job after college.

No, You Actually DON’T Have To Take Your First Post-Grad Job Offer

No, You Actually DON’T Have To Take Your First Post-Grad Job Offer

Last month, I had a phone interview with a consulting firm in Maine. I then went for a follow up interview in their offices, where I stayed for about four hours and talked to multiple people. It was an amazing experience, and the company liked […]

So I Just Moved Home From College – What Do I Do With All This Sh*t?

So I Just Moved Home From College – What Do I Do With All This Sh*t?

Maybe you just graduated from college, or you have a few more years left. Whatever the case is, there’s one thing that everyone deals with: moving all of your crap home.

10 Ways To Make Your Life Look Put Together (Even If It Isn’t)

I may look put together and professional, but I definitely feel like my life is falling apart.

What No One Tells You About Your Second Semester Of Senior Year

I’m not going to lie to you – lately my life has been feeling like a mess. This could be because I’m in my last semester of college and I have no ambition to do anything. I get things done, of course (because I need […]

How to Make Your First College Budget

How to Make Your First College Budget

Budget. I know, it sounds like a scary word, right? As soon as you get a job or start paying for things yourself, it seems like that’s a frequent word brought up in conversation. If you’re in college, it may sound even worse. But I’m here […]

10 Items You Must Pack for College

10 Items You Must Pack for College

Almost every college student knows they will need to pack the essentials for when they move away to school. You can’t forget your shampoo, or your favorite t-shirt, or the jewelry that matches every outfit. These are obvious items, but there are also a few […]

How I Became a Journalism Major

I enrolled in an Intro to Journalism class in high school and was stoked. Then the class came. I hated it.

Becoming a “Real” Adult

It’s just now starting to hit me that soon, I’ll be considered a “real” adult

A Fiction-Writing Hiatus

Sometimes writers are so busy being normal people that they forget how to become a writer again.