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Job Searching Tips

July 27, 2017

Landing my first “real” job was probably the hardest thing I’ve ever done. I knew it wasn’t going to be easy, but I never thought it would be so difficult and such a long process. After graduating I knew my dream job wasn’t going to fall into my lap, but boy did I not realize the long journey ahead! After a couple years of internships, random jobs, and more job applications than I can count, I finally landed my first…

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What I’ve Learned Since Graduating College

May 15, 2017

I honestly cannot believe that it’s been nearly 3 years since I put on my cap and gown and received my college diploma. I feel like it was yesterday. College was 100% the most amazing time of my life, and my years at Cal Poly SLO (go Mustangs!) were truly the best. I made lifelong friends, learned about a million life lessons, and really found myself (as cheesy as that sounds, it’s true). Now that I’ve been out of college for…

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The Importance of “Me Time”

January 31, 2017

How often do you actually take time to do something for yourself? Between the job search, now starting a new job, living at home, having a boyfriend, having a blog, and attempting to have a social life, it’s a lot to juggle. Lately I’ve been running around like crazy person trying to apply to jobs, pack to stay at Daves’s house, spend time with my parents, and plan blog posts. In between all the running around I found that I wasn’t happy.…

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New Year’s Resolutions

January 2, 2017

Happy New Year!! I am so excited and ready to kiss 2016 goodbye and focus on a new year. I’ll admit that 2016 was just not my year. I learned a lot, but it was pretty rough. There were a lot of tears, I’m not going to lie! Life is a series of peaks and valleys, and I think last year was a valley and this year is definitely going to be a peak. I’m also hoping 2017 is going…

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