Job Interviews: Why They Can Be Awkward, Stressful and Disappointing

Job Interviews: Why They Can Be Awkward, Stressful and Disappointing

Interviews typically happen in different stages; phone, in person and follow-up. In some cases, the company may just require a one time meet and greet, others can be more extensive. I've been through them all multiple times and can say with full confidence that every one is different. And to be even more direct, some [...]

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Substance Vs. Stability

Substance Vs. Stability

It's far fetched to obtain a job within your desired field, or a "dream job" right out of college, but does that mean you should necessarily settle for something that will have you working 40+ hours/week with no substance in return?

The 9-5 Sentence: The Truth Behind A Full-time Job

The 9-5 Sentence: The Truth Behind A Full-time Job

Adjusting to the 9-5 life can be challenging, especially knowing that this might be it for life. Listen to my take on the mandated 9-5 work week schedule!

Does College Groom You To Become A Professional Bullshitter?

Does College Groom You To Become A Professional Bullshitter?

Since college, we've all fallen victim to the unconditional bullshitting of every day life. Will it always be this way, or will we find substance?

What Deems Someone as ‘Qualified’?

What Deems Someone as ‘Qualified’?

I've said it before and I'll say it again, obtaining your Bachelor's degree is nothing more than taking a bunch of irrelevant classes for four years (with the exception of people who majored in something very specific like nursing or teaching), spending a lot of money, and coming out with nothing to show but a [...]

A Very Open Letter to Hiring Managers

A Very Open Letter to Hiring Managers

To Whom This May Concern, As a recent college grad, I’m slowly and surely learning that the four years we spend actually working towards graduation and our degrees is only half the battle. No one ever told us how much work we would still have to put in after the fun was over and the [...]

Back To The Drawing Board

Back To The Drawing Board

"So, what are you up to now?" - Every family member, neighbor, peer, basically the whole population. I hate nothing more than that question. Mostly because the majority of the people who approach me with it already know the answer, or know that nothing exciting is happening right now in my life, but continue to [...]