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Interview Dos and Don'ts for Recent Grads

The time is here. You're finally interviewing for your dream job. But this isn't a fairytale and you don't have a shiny list of references to back you up, so this interview is all on you. You were the first person to graduate from college in your family and everyone is depending on you to "make it," so you have to nail this interview.

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Post Grad Life: 20 Months

I enjoyed my first year without schooling like no other. Working isn't exactly easy, but in a lot of ways it beats studying for exams and writing research papers. 2016 taught me to fight for what I love and that maybe sometimes I don't really need what I "think I need." Have you ever been in a new mental space where God has completely changed the way you view certain things or addictions? I'm there now.

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Post Grad Life: 1.5 Years Later

It's been a year and some change since I graduated from the University of Missouri. Time is literally flying. I turned 24 last month and can still remember the craziness of my 21st birthday in college. College days are a thing of the past that I still yearn from at times, but I've come to realize that I can't go back. Working 40+ hours per week forever is quite depressing unless you love what you do. I'm still learning what I love and deciding what I want for myself professionally, mentally and emotionally.

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My First Time in the Big Apple

My first time in New York City was absolutely amazing and terrifying, yet freeing at the same time. I flew from KC to DC to NYC. Flying into New York City at night was the best decision I've made in a long time. The city looked so magical, so many lights. I left Kansas City determined to come back with clarity about my future and less fear. They say if you can make it in New York City you can make it anywhere, so this was my test. 

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Post Grad Life: 16 Months

Where has the time time gone? I can't believe it's been 16 months... aka almost 1.5 years since I walked across the stage. A lot has changed since I graduated, from my blog taking off, to landing my first job to traveling to NYC to traveling to Chicago. Not to mention speaking on a couple of panels, doing the big chop and so much more.

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Post Grad ChatJasmine Diane