career

let’s not give big companies free labor anymore

let’s not give big companies free labor anymore

It’s time to start figuring out your summer plans, college kids. Time to start perusing the job boards for something that will make you look good and won’t be too boring. Time to find another unpaid internship. Or not. I’ve done unpaid internships. Honestly, they were all pretty cool. I had a good time. It(…)

i [heart] my major: history and film

i [heart] my major: history and film

This is the seventh post in That Girl Magazine’s I [heart] my Major series! Do you have deep and unreasonable affection for your chosen course of study? Would you like to encourage younger folks to follow in your fantastic footsteps? Contact That Girl Magazine using my contact form, or contact me on facebook. Freshman fall, I was a film(…)

seven reasons my parents shouldn’t have sent me to college

seven reasons my parents shouldn’t have sent me to college

Fix the Family has a great post on the six reasons you shouldn’t send your daughter to college. As a daughter who was erroneously sent to college, I figured I’d throw in my perspective on their totally-correct points. Check it out: 1. I now attract the wrong types of men. Now that I’m on a path(…)

it’s link thursday!

it’s link thursday!

Do you guys remember how everyone was so nervous about the mysteriously disappearing honey bees? It sort of felt like the beginning of some dystopian film. “First all the bees died. Then came the mass starvation and protests. The military police came in and never left. The people are losing hope.” Anyway, now we know who(…)

how to prepare for an interview

how to prepare for an interview

Consider your wardrobe. What are you going to wear? You should wear a blazer. Definitely wear a blazer. Should you wear a skirt? I mean, it’s still cold out. You’re not allowed to wear jeans, right? What if they’re like, nice jeans? If you wear nice jeans, maybe you can wear heels to cancel them out. No, then(…)