Posts tagged ‘Networking’

Why “Follow Your Passion” Is Bad Advice

When you’re trying to figure out your career path and how to approach life after college, you’ll get a lot of people trying to offer you…

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No One Feels Like a Grown-Up—Not Even Adulting Author Kelly Williams Brown

Being in your twenties is a weird time. On the one hand, you feel like an adult. You live in your own apartment (or a place…

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Why You Should Check Your Emotions After Receiving a Rejection Letter

That flashing blue light at the top of your phone makes your heart stop. Slowly, you exhale through your nose. At least all those yoga classes…

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Beating the Post-Grad Blues: 3 Tips for Finding Meaning in Life After College

After you’ve been in college for four years (and some sort of school for many years before that), it’s easy to idealize life in the real…

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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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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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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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5 Ways to Get a Teaching Job After College

“At the end I reached a point when I thought that I couldn’t do it anymore and that I’d never get a job as a teacher,”…

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Is High School the New College When It Comes to Internships?

Nothing is worse than oversleeping and missing your alarm. You wake up with a start and bolt out of bed, scrambling to the bathroom while your…

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