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How to Make Philly Your New Home

How to Make Philly Your New Home

We’ve got a fun guest post for you today– our pal, Kasia over at Ampersand is sharing all the suggestions about how to make a new city… yours. The post is technically about Philadelphia BUT the ideas apply to many cities. Give it a read and then […]

Internship Etiquette 101: School-Year Positions

Internship Etiquette 101: School-Year Positions

Over the years, we have had a combined total of nine internships. Some were during the summer, some were during the school year. Some were remote and some were in offices. Needless to say, we’ve been around the block a couple times when it comes […]

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 […]

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 […]