Career

Chasing Away the Sunday Scaries

Chasing Away the Sunday Scaries

We all know the feeling. Around 4 or 5 o’clock on Sunday night, it hits you: Monday is tomorrow, you’re whole weekend has come and gone, and you’re just not ready to take on the world. That feeling of dread can tarnish all those amazing […]

Surviving your first week back to school

Surviving your first week back to school

Somehow summer is almost over. Or maybe it’s already over for you. This one was of those years where I was looking forward to my summer ending because I had a lot of fun things planned, both personally and professionally for the fall. I am […]

Picking your next planner

Picking your next planner

It’s August! Can you believe we made it? As most know, with August comes back to school for students across the country. It also means that the real adults (like Carrie) will face a likely increase in the amount of work they have to do. So […]

How to Survive When You’re Beyond Broke

How to Survive When You’re Beyond Broke

After finishing up my masters, it felt like it took forever to find work. When I finally got a job, I had a ten-day window to find a place in New York City, pack up my stuff in Virginia, and move to start my new […]

How to Find an Internship in Washington, DC

How to Find an Internship in Washington, DC

If you opened this thinking, “it’s not next spring, Shannon…why are we talking about internships?”, please give me a chance. I’m here to tell you that it is never too early to start looking. New York City might be the “city that never sleeps”, but Washington […]