Topic: Job

Happy New Year! I Didn’t Get My Dream Job.

Happy New Year! I Didn't Get My Dream Job.

Monday night found me six cookies in, hair plastered to my face, mascara smeared across my white pillowcases, a maybe definitely too-full wine glass on my bedside table and a fervid desire to make like Jennifer Garner and go from 22 to 30 overnight. I had a long day at work only to come home to an email letting me know my dreams were crushed. More »

This Is What To Write In A Cover Letter

This Is What To Write In A Cover Letter

Do you wonder what to write in a cover letter? Moreover, do you like stories about kids sending off cover letters and then tons of people trying to hire them? Yes, of course you do. Happy cover letter stories are the fairy tales of the recession. Business Insider got a hold of this letter sent to a boutique investment firm which now has tons of people trying to hire the kid. The cover letter runs: More »

Bullish: How to Run Your Career Like a Business

Bullish: How to Run Your Career Like a Business

Sometimes – in a land of magic and rainbows – having a job can feel like being part of a big, happy family. And sometimes, being a freelancer can feel like being a free spirit who only associates with people of her own choosing. (No Wall Street douchebags here in my Bushwick apartment where I silk-screen t-shirts that say “fuck” on them!)

Feelings can really cloud a person’s thinking.

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