The Why Behind My Blog

I realize I never posted a “My First Blog Post” or anything explaining my reasoning for creating The Subtle Art of Post Grad. Before continuing my normal posts I want to share the backstory on how I got here. As a warning, I’m probably going to sound like a brat the first couple of sentences but... Continue Reading →

25 Things I Learned For My 25th Birthday

As I recently turned 25 this past weekend, I was both excited and hesitant about my life. I consider myself beyond blessed because I celebrated my quarter-century mark in Miami surrounded by some of my closest friends (some pictures below). I’ve learned so much over the years and I’m still learning but I wanted to share some tips... Continue Reading →

Ways To Improve Your Focus

My attention span is increasingly becoming awful, so needless to say sitting at a desk for 40+ hours is no easy task. If you relate to this struggle, don’t worry because the average human attention span is 8 seconds. To add insult to injury most healthy adults are unable to focus on one thing for... Continue Reading →

10 Thoughtful Interview Questions

If you're anything like me, you hate interviews. I’m slightly awkward and generally an introvert so they take a lot of energy out of me. With that said, unfortunately they are a necessary part of landing a job. The better you do at interviews, the quicker you get hired so might as well knock them... Continue Reading →

Something About Self-Care

A couple years ago I was basically miserable. I had just graduated college and moved to a new city away from family and friends where I was underpaid and hated my job. After some research, I began trying different methods to improve physically, mentally and spiritually.  It is important to note that self-care is different... Continue Reading →

Email Etiquette Made Easy

I’ve learned so much about email etiquette from sending my own mistakes as well as from being on the receiving end. A couple years ago, I was contacted for an interview via email that I declined due to all the grammatical errors; as I didn’t want to work for a company that was too lazy... Continue Reading →

What To Do When Stuck In A Slump

“This too shall pass”...My mom says this all the time as I even have it tattooed in her handwriting. Whether you are having good times or bad times they won’t last forever. So if you are in a slump the first step is to acknowledge the feeling and know you will get past it. If... Continue Reading →

Five Entry-Level Mistakes

From human resource courses, four internships and two entry-level positions I like to think I’ve acquired some knowledge on entry-level work. I learned the hard way but if you’re reading this I’d love to share my experience so at least one reader can benefit from my mistakes. Not Negotiating Your Salary - I want to... Continue Reading →

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