And Another One…

I think I have a little bit of an obsession for awesome yet controversial commencement speeches. And I know for most of you graduation has already occurred and your probably sick of hearing it. But this speech is like none other. Actually it’s the complete opposite of my commencement speech which was fucking awesome, super … Continue reading

Work Lessons from The Hunger Games (so good we posted it again!)

So by now I’m sure everyone’s tired of hearing about the Hunger Games. But too bad. I’m still going to write about it. Yea, there are a lot of people annoyed by yet another teen love triangle but I have to say, I picked up some essential business lessons while watching the movie and paying … Continue reading

Lessons a Post Grad Can Learn from Don’t Trust the B—- in Apt. 23

Lessons a Post Grad Can Learn From Don’t Trust the B—- in Apt. 23: It is okay to stray from your life plan. It is okay to lose your job at an elite mortgage firm because it has been raided by the cops.  Just find a new one at a coffee shop with a coworker … Continue reading

We want YOU.

With all of our writers, authors, and bloggers we always try to give you guys everything and anything you’d want and need to know when it comes to college and life post graduation. But we always want to hear from you if there’s something we’re not covering. Don’t be shy. No topic is off topic. … Continue reading

Drive productivity with Google Drive

A few weeks ago we had a post about Dropbox and all its benefits. How it can make you more productive and how easy and simple it is to use. Well folks, we mine as well introduce you to Google Drive as well. Google Drive is a cloud storage service very similar to Dropbox that … Continue reading

Find Your Dream Job By Finding Yourself

Original post from my blog (link) I don’t know how it is with you, but when I first started looking for jobs/internships, I would look through company and career fair websites. I’d look for opportunities with qualifications I met. Then I’d start drafting cover letters, tweak my resume, etc. As I wrote my cover letter, … Continue reading

Extending Your Education By Working Abroad

The years you spend in college are arguably the best years of your life. You get to move far from your hometown, meet new people, go to parties and events, and absorb new and exciting information until your brain can’t take it anymore. Not to mention you’re young, energetic, focused on your goals, and know … Continue reading

Don’t Work. Avoid Telling the Truth. Be Hated. Love Someone.

This commencement speech is one I came across last week. It changed my life. I hope it changes yours. Enjoy, Editor-in-Chief, Samantha Tucci —- Written by Adrian Tan, author of The Teenage Textbook (1988), was the guest-of-honour at a recent NTU convocation ceremony. This was his speech to the graduating class of 2008. I must … Continue reading

Thank You, But No Thank You?

Like I’ve said before, ‘thank yous’ go a long way, and should always be given when appreciation is due. But as college students, when do WE hear thank you? I mean, as far as I can remember I don’t think I’ve ever been told by a professor “thank you for working so hard.” Or after … Continue reading

How to Get Hired Using Social Media: Facebook (Part 2)

Facebook, The Social Interview. As we saw last week, the majority of people who found jobs through social networking sites did so through Facebook. Facebook has a reputation for being a breeding ground for stalkers and a large contributor to decreased productivity, yet it can be a powerful tool for professional networking. Your Facebook profile … Continue reading