Archive for ‘February, 2015’

Why the Seattle Area is Perfect for Recent Grads

You consider yourself to be an urban child, dressing in flannels and high-waisted Levi’s that Kurt Cobain totally would have worn. Your sneakers are smeared with…

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I Thought I Was an Editorial Assistant… So What Am I Doing in the Kitchen?

The okonomiyaki on the grill is sizzling, the miso soup is about to boil over, and I’m still frantically chopping pickled ginger for the garnish. Oh,…

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How Being a Twentysomething Made Me a “Tech Expert”

What exactly does an expert look like? Is it a bearded man in a lab coat carrying a clipboard full of charts and graphs or a…

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How to Help a Friend With The Job Search—Without Totally Ruining the Friendship

You graduated from college, moved to a new city, and even found yourself a job. Now there’s officially nothing for you to worry about. All you…

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Internship? No, This Is an Interview

I spent New Year’s Eve in the backyard of my friend’s house surrounded by a multitude of people that I’d known all throughout my years at…

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How Playing Around With Your Vocabulary Can Help You Achieve Your Dreams

Muggle. Cockalorum. Burgle. Yes, these are all real words and though they may not sound particularly dignified or eloquent, they can teach you a thing or…

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What Is Public Health And What Are the Job Options for Its Students?

So you want to work in healthcare but you’re not sure you want to be a doctor or a nurse? I have good news. You don’t…

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How to Use LinkedIn to Get a Job After College

Have you ever played “six degrees of Kevin Bacon”? This old party game basically involves naming a random famous person and then tracing how many steps…

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5 Reasons You Should Reach Out to Strangers in Your Job Search

“I know that I need to do it, but the thing is… it’s scary,” my friend confides in me as we walk through the Panhandle just…

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