Posts from the ‘A Day on the Job’ category

I Was Meant to Be Involved in Theater—in a Different Way

It’s hard to even say the name Broadway without getting a little star-struck. The word itself conjures images of bright lights, sparkly costumes, and A-list actors.…

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From Java to Gemstones: How I Started My Own Jewelry Company

Yee-ow! You just burned yourself for the THIRD time today while frothing up what must be the five billionth cappuccino you’ve made this week. Your feet…

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Is Working in a Hotel Anything Like The Grand Budapest Hotel?

Have you seen The Grand Budapest Hotel? Ralph Fiennes in a crisp purple suit, hair slicked elegantly to the side, surrounded by the faded pink of…

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The Untold Stories of (Working on) Broadway

Jennifer Tepper’s life is full of problems. On any given day, she may be solving logistical nightmares like selling tickets for one of the 16 performances…

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Why Tetris Pros Make Awesome Office Managers

Can we take a second to talk about how GENIUS the creator of Tetris is? Seriously! The game has no other purpose than getting blocks to…

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6 Tips for Kicking Off Your Real Estate Career

Jennifer Gilson always loved real estate. She grew up with parents who built and remodeled homes and Jen showed an interest in the field from the…

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Life’s Too Short to Not Love Your Job: Why I Work at a Non-Profit

When you’re considering your career options, it’s easy to focus on large companies. They’re the ones with the big budgets and the cool stuff to hand…

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What Does Project Runway Have to Do With Working at a Non-Profit?

Here at AfterCollege, we love helping people navigate the transition between college and career. But many students wouldn’t even have the opportunity to make it to…

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How One Theatre Major Ended up in Customer Care

You’ve just spent the past four years immersing yourself in all aspects of theatre—the playwrights, the history, the technical aspects of putting on productions. So when…

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Basketball Shots: The Secret to Videoing for the NBA

You control people, toy with their emotions. With a simple signal you can make thousands gasp in horror or shout with excitement. The energy of the…

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