Attending #BlogHer16: Goals For My First Blogging Conference

Posted by Thursday, July 28, 2016 2 3

In less than a week, I’ll be at my very first #BlogHer conference — and I’m totally terrified! I have been blogging for two years and a journalist since, well, high school, but this is the first time I’ll be attending a blogging conference, and I don’t know how qualified I feel going in to ...

A New Year’s resolution: Plan your life away

Posted by Friday, January 1, 2016 0 2

New Year’s Day should always be a lazy day. Whether you are nursing a hangover or not, everyone should spend the first day of the year decompressing from the weight of the last year, letting it all go, and opening themselves up to the next 365 days. And believe me, I am doing just that. I’m ...

6 Tips to Help You Ace Networking Events

Posted by Sunday, August 2, 2015 0 1

I've been to several networking events, mixers and conferences. They ranged from ones hosted by my alma mater NYU, to ones hosted by the Society of Professional Journalists. From affairs in conference rooms, to soirees in hotel banquet halls. But no matter who hosted them or where they were held, the thing they all had ...

6 Tips for Navigating an Apartment Hunt

Posted by Saturday, August 1, 2015 0 3

Though Ethan and I have been living together for a little over a year now we only began our apartment hunt a month ago. That's because we were fortunate enough to have had a place to live rent free for the past year while I became acclimated to Los Angeles and Ethan got through his ...

Why You Should Go On Informational Interviews

Posted by Tuesday, December 16, 2014 0 5

I wouldn't blame you if you have no idea what an informational interview is, because up until this summer I did not know either. But I really wish I had known sooner, because I would have been doing stacks on stacks on stacks of them during college. Back then, the only interviews I had ever participated in ...

Personal Business Cards Are A Necessity

Posted by Friday, December 5, 2014 0 6

The Good Idea I got my very first set of personal business cards from Staples.com a few months after graduating. The reason for getting the cards was because I was going to an alumni career fair at the NYU Journalism department. I knew I would be bringing my resume, because you never go to a career ...