Career, Featured, Hustling, Unemployment

Moving To New York City With Less Than $1000 (The Dire Circumstance That Turned Me Into A Saver)

I’ve never addressed the circumstances of my move to New York. I’ve rudely kept all you lovely readers waiting with my bare little NYC page in the menu above. I’ve avoided writing the story of how I moved to New York because it’s long winded. A lot happened. And not much of it makes sense… Read More Moving To New York City With Less Than $1000 (The Dire Circumstance That Turned Me Into A Saver)

Career, Featured, Income

How I Went From A $50k Salary To A 6 Figure Salary In Under a Year

After college, I moved to NYC and got my first job doing allocation work in corporate retail. My starting salary was $50k a year. My job entailed entering all the things we wanted to order and tracking the orders. Exciting, right? About 8 months into that job, I actually switched to a different retailer and… Read More How I Went From A $50k Salary To A 6 Figure Salary In Under a Year

Career, Featured

Overcoming Mental Blockers and Imposter Syndrome When Looking For Your First Job

It’s graduation season! Congratulations Class of 2017! If you are like I was, you may be thinking…now what? If you aren’t one of those lucky college students who graduated with the peace of mind of a job all lined up after school, you aren’t alone. I graduated 5 years ago totally lost and unemployed, and all… Read More Overcoming Mental Blockers and Imposter Syndrome When Looking For Your First Job