On a recent trip to the casino, I intended to spend the night with my boyfriend, Shawn, gambling and enjoying a couple of drinks, but quickly I added a little social experiment to the mix. On a trip to the bathroom, I noticed something: I smiled at every single woman I saw on my way [...]
I had the opportunity to hear Lucinda Wright, Director of Brand and Product Development at Meijer, at a Successful Women’s Event hosted by the Michigan State University Weekend MBA program.
Lucinda caught my attention when she started out by saying that by 7-9 years at the same position you start [...]
When did I start looking at people on the street and wondering what they did for a living and asking, are they happy? Could I do their job? Would I even want their job? What would it take to get their job? Do I even have the qualifications, the skills, or the ability?
A few weeks ago I [...]
Today is my last first day of undergrad. I am not entirely sure how I feel about this. For as long as I can remember I have always been the girl that has just wanted to be done with school and start my life. I hated feeling like I was constantly in [...]
This past summer I had an internship at an international insurance brokerage company. I absolutely loved it! The people were amazing and I learned so much about the industry and about myself. I decided that this is where I want to work.
…and then began the waiting game.
I had a few contacts to the [...]