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Child Labor

When growing up, I would watch movies where kids would beg their parents for an advance on their allowance. It seemed so very important! This would allow the kids to go hang out with their friends, buy that special girl a gift or by an album that just came out. 218 more words

When a teenager actually works hard: exercise, budget plans, and a new MacBook.

I won’t know the feeling of accomplishing something huge, or something that took months of work, or something that meant the world to someone else, unless I start working hard for something now. 499 more words

Internship musings

So I started working. I’m doing a five-week internship for a large corporation in Portland Oregon. At first I was very sceptical about the job for several reasons. 987 more words


Big Kid Now

Today marks the first day at a full-time job. A new chapter in life! I am at Spark Communications, a part of the Starcom Mediavest Group where I interned last year. 347 more words


First Job Fears

There are those certain transitions in your life that change who you are, where you are, what you do… Ok let’s just say pretty much everything. 603 more words

Episode 14


Robin pushes into the office. She is carrying a plate of bagels, she throws them on her desk, puts an entire one inside her mouth and starts furiously typing without sitting down. 179 more words


Are You a Job Snob?

I told my son in May to go to the mall and not come home until he’d filled out 20 job applications. He came home that night, elated that he had an interview scheduled at Subway the following day. 670 more words

Job Search Strategies