Professional, Self-Care

Turn the Worst Moments of Your Life into Your Motivation

Y’all, I’ve been having a major case of blogger’s block lately. And when I say “lately,” I mean a couple month’s worth. I mean, it’s already February and I feel like I’ve COMPLETELY flaked for the past three months! Granted, there’s been a lot going on–in the world and at home (and let’s be honest,… Read More Turn the Worst Moments of Your Life into Your Motivation

Professional, Resources + Tools

7 Gamechangers That Will Turn Your CV into a Resume

Before I landed my first job in Columbus, I sent out over 160 resumes. Nonfiction. Granted, this also includes the jobs I applied for in Lexington before we moved. So maybe it was 50/50. But seriously, if you’ve been applying to jobs left and right and feel like you’re getting nowhere, you’re not alone. Anyone… Read More 7 Gamechangers That Will Turn Your CV into a Resume

Grad School, Professional, Resources + Tools

How to Sell Out: Tips on Finding a Non-Ac Job You Love

So you’ve created a budget and you’ve stuck to that budget like white on rice. But the debt’s still piling up, you’re stressing about funding for school, the dismal job market is lingering in the back of your mind, you live in a run-down slum on campus, you can’t afford to even travel to and… Read More How to Sell Out: Tips on Finding a Non-Ac Job You Love

Debt, Grad School, Professional

The Beginning of Our Debt Story

Nobody wants to talk about debt. Consumer debt is the taboo topic of personal finance, but it’s becoming more difficult to find a recent college grad who hasn’t incurred some student debt along the way. People will say, “But that’s good debt–an investment in your future!” But with predatory lending, tuition hikes, and less funding for students,… Read More The Beginning of Our Debt Story