5 Things to Do Your First Week On the Job

5 Best Practices to Get You Ahead of the Game at Your New Job You did it! You've landed that awesome position, finally finished all of your on-boarding paper work, moved into your new apartment, and now you're eagerly sitting at your new desk, flying through whatever trainings that have...

Boxycharm “Spellbound” October 2017 Box Review!

It's that time of the month again! Who's ready for an in-depth review of all of the amazing products in Boxycharm's October box? I'll readily admit that I religiously check the My Subscription Addiction page each day to see if they've posted any spoilers for Boxycharm's upcoming box because I literally...

job searching and long distance relationships

The Long and Short of Ending the Distance

Or: Job Searching and Long Distance Relationships It's career fair season, and for many college seniors, that means preliminary talks with potential employers and the beginning of the interview process towards what many hope will be their future career path and the next thing they'll be able to add to...

How to Write a Killer Resume (Even if You Don’t Have Much Experience)

Let's be real, creating your resume can be one of the most stressful parts of your job search. It's the first thing that you have to do before you can start applying to positions and can often be one of the most daunting, especially if you've never needed to make...

Boxycharm “Boxy Baddie” September 2017 Box Review!

Yes, yes, I know, this review is coming a little bit late, and for that I apologize. The hurricane earlier this month definitely messed with Boxycharm's ability to ship out their items (since they're located in Miami) and I've been busy with work and planning other content for this blog,...

9 Habits to Start Now So You’re Not Late to Work Later 

I am always the first to admit that I am not a morning person. Never in my life have I enjoyed getting up early and you can bet that it's getting pretty frustrating that my body's internal clock won't let me sleep past 9:30am on weekends. This doesn't exactly make for...

Uprooted: Evacuating in the Face of Hurricane Irma

"Are you sure you're not evacuating? It's coming right towards you." I said to my mother and father numerous times over the course of three days, starting on Monday, September 4th, when Hurricane Irma's eye wall was forecasted to follow Florida's eastern coastline with nearly pinpoint accuracy. My family would...

My Favorite Longwear Foundations for the Workplace, Ranked

Anyone who knows me knows that I do not go anywhere without a longwear, full coverage, mattifying foundation on my face. The workplace is no exception. As someone who has always struggled with acne-prone and oily skin, my foundation is the most important part of my morning routine to help...

How to Rock Your Campus Career Fair

"So what are you planning on doing once you graduate?" The words are suddenly all that you can hear in your noisy living room despite the large family gathering that is occurring all around you. It's the question that you've been dreading ever since your parents told you they'd be...