13 October

Indiana INTERNnet now accepting IMPACT Awards nominations

INTERNnet is looking for nominations of outstanding interns, employers and career services professionals for the 9th annual IMPACT Awards. They sent us the details: Did you host an intern this year who went above and beyond? Does your company have an internship program that provides a solid experiential learning opportunity for students? Do you collaborate with […]

4 March

She Is: Sequester Scared, Dudes

All this talk about the government sequestration got me thinking about finances, but also the language we use when we talk about money. Spending cuts. Gah. It sounds so violent. It’s no wonder people have a hard time getting their finances in order. Money is a scary thing to discuss on its own, but when […]

22 February

The Roaring Twenties: Ditching the Mean Girls Mentality and Embracing Support

When I was younger I was a pretty competitive person. Grades, extracurricular leadership positions, card games with my grandfather (whom I probably inherited the competitive streak from)–I approached all with a “must win” mentality. Yes, that streak does still creep out on occasion, but working alone cuts down on the desire to compete with someone […]

23 October

Confessions of a Young Professional: “Fake it ‘Til You Make it”

“Fake it 'Til You Make it”.. Let’s be honest, as much as we try to argue that first impressions shouldn’t mean as much as they do, to acknowledge them means to freely admit that making a good one is important to us – otherwise it wouldn’t matter enough to say whether we found it to […]

27 July

How to Take Yourself Seriously as a Freelancer

There are very few resources on how to proceed on a day-to-day basis as a young professional. There are plenty of resources on how to find success but the bare basics are fairly obvious. Show up on time, do your work, do it well. There are, however, extensive resources on how to proceed on a […]