Posts tagged "unemployment"

The Most Important Question You'll Be Asked in Your 20s

The Most Important Question You'll Be Asked in Your 20s
I used to hate it when people asked what I did for a living. I always felt like my answers were never good enough or a source of embarrassment. “I’m unemployed, but I used to be a copywriter.” “I’m waitressing, but still looking for a job.” “I’m a receptionist, but I also do a lot... Read more »

Happy Freaking Graduanniversary.

Happy Freaking Graduanniversary.
To my fellow 2011 college grads: Well guys, it’s been a year. An entire wallet-emptying, heart-breaking, long-houred, crappy-paying, ball-busting year. And if you’re anything like me, you have absolutely nothing to show for it. Our lives are infinitely shittier than they were a year ago, when all that mattered was that last final exam and... Read more »

Unemployment Yoga

Unemployment Yoga
No, Unemployment Yoga does not really exist…until now, because it should. As a currently unemployed (but previously employed) post-grad, I find myself in a position that I never thought I would be in. Yes, I am well aware that the job market is a nightmare these days and I’m definitely not alone – BUT I... Read more »
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