Tag Archives: professional

Picture Perfect at the Office

It doesn’t take long to realize where you’ll be spending the majority of your time (read: life) after college. Forty hours a week, and that’s if you’re lucky. After a while, it’s likely that your white office or gray cubicle … Continue reading

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Dressing for the Job: Interviews

Soon-to-be college seniors, recent grads, and unemployed twenty-somethings are all hoping for the same thing: To be asked for an interview! It’s not an offer just yet, but it’s certainly a step in the right direction. It’s no secret that … Continue reading

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Moving Out, Moving In… Where?

There are few things worse than trying to find a job in this economy. Finally landing a job is a HUGE relief… But what’s next? Well, if you’re moving to a new location, the stress and frustrations of life post-grad aren’t over just … Continue reading

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The Diary of a Successful Intern

Remember a while back when Sam from Forever Twenty Somethings and Erika swapped places for an edition of Freaky Friday here on TwentyTweets? Well, we’re doing it again! All week, Forever Twenty Somethings has been featuring “Alternatives to the 9-5.” Make sure you check out … Continue reading

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Happy Hour Pals or Strictly Officemates?

In this economy, a lot of you may be thinking that you would take any job that’s handed to you. But what you may not be thinking about is how much time you’ll be spending at work! The 40+ hours … Continue reading

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Snag This Look: For Work

Another dreaded Monday… Why not spice it up with a bright pop of color? From the top to bottom: Cream Sequin Top: The Loft $19.50 Coral Blazer: Talbots $119.50 Black Jeggings: American Eagle $44.50 Black Flats: Macy’s $24.50 Don’t say … Continue reading

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A Twenty-Something’s Guide to Social Media: Part Two

In part one of this series, we talked about different ways of using Twitter to enhance your social media platform as recent college graduates. We talked about how job searching in the 21st Century is a little different than it … Continue reading

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Making the Most of Your Internship

As a former intern and current internship supervisor, I can tell you that a really important part of landing your first job has to do with the quality and quantity of your internship experiences. With that said, it’s not always … Continue reading

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#RealWorldBlues

It may or may not be one of the most annoying hashtags on Twitter, but on this rainy Thursday morning, I couldn’t help but think about how nice it would have been to roll over and go back to sleep … Continue reading

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The Do’s and Don’t’s of Business Travel

So you’ve landed your first job, have been putting in the hours, and are finally being sent on your first business trip. Congrats! For some of us, traveling with your boss and representing your company can be a whole new ball … Continue reading

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