When You’re the Homegirl That Made It

Let me start off by saying "making it" is totally subjective. Each of us has our own definition of what it means to "make it." Some of us are academically driven. We want our degrees and the implied success that's supposed to follow. Continue reading…

The Show Must Go On

A couple weeks ago I heard about a great internship opportunity via Facebook. Coincidentally it was hosted by a professional whom I admire and respect greatly.So you know me. I jumped on the opportunity quick, fast and in a hurry! Continue reading…

Need A FREE Daily Dose of Therapy?

Getting your thoughts out of your head and onto paper can be extremely therapeutic. I honestly believe that my journal ( my diary's new name, now that I'm a grown-up) is a part of the reason why I've been able to come to closure with dark moments in my past. Continue reading…

Ace Your Skype Interview with 7 Simple Tips

In an era of technological advancements, many employers are using Skype interviews (or other internet call services) to save costs on candidate travels or to gain a clearer perspective of the interviewee as opposed to a phone interview. This new approach to interviewing comes along with a different preparation process for interviewees. Continue reading…

Student Loans: 7 Words You Need to Know!

If you're like me you were a first generation college student just barely making it to college due to the lack of financial preparation, financial literacy and the big F, FINANCES. I had no clue what the student loan lingo was all about and unfortunately I didn't educate myself until after graduation. Continue reading…