career, money

5 obvious ways to save money at work

My job is super average. Decent benefit, decent hours, and low pay. You know, the average, crappy job that a person takes when she has a crazy amount of student loan. So in order to make this “career”Β a little more exciting, I have given myself a challenge Β to try to increase my own pay by […]

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Nightmare of eight interviews

During my 9-month unemployment, I applied to over 200 jobs, got dozens of phone interviews, and went on at least 16 interviews (that I recall), and out of that, I am writing about my top 8 most memorable interviews. I am still trying to analyze what the heck I did wrong my 20s — and […]

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The art of job interview B.S.

I remember my first internship interview in NYC and how I discussed my strengths and weaknesses with 100% honesty and enthusiasm. LOL. Not anymore. By now I have masterd the art of job interview. A proper job interview is like a dance — two parties bullshitting and tiptoeing around the truth (what the job is […]

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career, Uncategorized

Terrible career moves I made in my 20’s

My job sucks butt. Oh, how I wish I could be working for a dynamic, young, positive company that rewards hard work and creativity! But no. Life is not a movie, and I have this soul-sucking job that makesΒ me look forward to lunches way too much. I have no idea how I got here…actually just […]

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