You apply for a new job, your résumé is polished and sent off. After hours of sweating, you receive a call back and set up an interview. But wait, don’t forget the personality test! (WHAT?!) Heart pounding, you begin the questions. “Base your answers on instinct,” it instructs. “INSTINCT,” your brain recites. “What’s that again?” […]Read More Personality Problems
Feeling lost? Insecure, perhaps? As I packed my little bag of tools, lessons, contacts, and dreams after graduation; I ventured into the unknown. I know what you’re thinking. How can you be in the unknown? You have an internship. You have a future. You would be correct, my friend (to an extent). I do have […]Read More Post-Graduation Confusion
Remember your first college class? It’s the same drill every time: name, major, something interesting about yourself. So let me guess, your name is _____. Your major is (probably business), and you like sports? Prepare to be lost in the crowd of classmates. The sad fact is, this happens to far too many of us. […]Read More Being Different
It’s May, graduation is approaching fast and the sun has finally made an appearance in Oregon. But then… Panic sets in. I’m an adult? What happened to my crayons, Lisa Frank binders, and recess?! College has sped away all too fast. Just yesterday I was wandering around lost, campus map in hand. I can still […]Read More Caution: Real World is Closer Than It Appears!