Posts tagged ‘Gen Y’

What Every Recent Grad Should Know About Salary Negotiation

You hang up the phone and let out a little squeal. You got the job!  You can’t wait to tell your parents, your best friend, and…

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10 Good Habits to Start While You’re Still in College

Whether you’re staying up all night for three days in a row, sustaining yourself on questionably edible items you find in the school cafeteria, or pushing…

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Nudging Yourself Into Success in the Job Search

Picture this scene: You wake up in the morning feeling refreshed and motivated. Your duffel bag is packed with your towel, water bottle, and a change…

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New Job? Why You Should Be Saying “Yes, And…”

You listened to all the advice, explored your options, and officially got hired at your first job after college. But you can’t stop there. Now is…

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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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How to Network Outside of a Networking Event

Upper lip sweat. It’s the bane of my existence. I can look as cool as a cucumber everywhere else—I’m talking wearing sunglasses at night, Neil Patrick…

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What Your Frontal Cortex Has to Do With Getting a Job

Wanna live on the edge? Get in a car with me behind the wheel. I am not the best driver in the world… In fact, I…

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When Should College Students Start Looking for a Job?

Ah, college. A time spent learning how to cook ramen, do a keg stand, and make it to at least 50% of your 8am classes. But…

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How to Be an Explorer in Your Job Search

Small beads of sweat have gathered on your skin and your shirt is beginning to stick to you. All your senses are on alert. With wide…

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Why I Love Living in Portland as a Recent Grad

The lights are out. Your door is firmly shut. You’ve barricaded yourself in your room. You try your best to breathe silently, and you’ve got your…

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