Interviewing into the Real World: Erin

Quote of the day: “I literally hate spending money.” Direct quote from the legend herself, Erin Goode. How is this relevant to today’s post? First off, today’s interview is with Erin and secondly, she talks about finances and gives advice on how to save money. Erin just might be one of the most financially responsible people I know, so who better to answer my questions? Introduce Yourself (school, major, job, etc.)  I graduated from Cal Poly last year and now I work at a startup in the Bay Area. How has your life been since COVID?  Since COVID life has been much more boring. All I do…

Interviewing into the Real World: Taylor

Quote of the Day: “Life doesn’t have to be perfect to be wonderful.” Today, I’m sharing my interview with my friend Taylor. We have known each other since freaking first grade! We were basically the dynamic duo on our middle school basketball team and have been friends ever since. Taylors just can’t be separated! Introduce Yourself (school, major, job, etc.)  Hi! My name is Taylor and I am a nursing student at Seattle University. I work at Harborview which is the #1 trauma center in the region so I get to see some pretty interesting things! What made you decide on nursing? I never had that…

Interviewing into the Real World: Drew

Quote of the day: “Self-care is not an expense, it’s an investment.” I’m back with another interview! Today I am interviewing a very special person, Drew. Drew is very into health and fitness and has some great stories and tips to share! Let’s dive right into it. 1. Introduce Yourself (school, major, job, etc.) Hi! My name is Drew, and I’m a senior attending University of Oregon. I’m studying Human Physiology with a minor in Chemistry. If all goes according to plan I’ll have my degree in a few months… I didn’t work throughout college (except during the summer), but over this past winter term I…

Interviewing into the Real World: Marcus

Quote of the Day: “Stick with people who pull the magic out of you and not the madness.” Today will probably be a very interesting interview because it’s with a very interesting human-being! Meet Marcus, my ex-roommate! Marcus and I met freshmen year of college through Ultimate Frisbee and have grown closer and closer since. We started living together junior year of college and it was a BLAST! Now lets find out all about Marcus. 1. Introduce Yourself (school, major, job, etc.) I am Marcus but most people just call me by ‘creeper’ and ‘Hey hobo’. I have a bachelor degree in physics from the University…

Tips for Acing The Interview

Quote of the Day: “Money alone doesn’t motivate me. Having a purpose does.” Finding a job is hard. Interviewing for a job is even harder…in my opinion. If you’re a naturally extroverted human-being, then I’m sure you have no problem with interviews, but if you’re anything like me, then you know how nerve-racking it is every single time you have an interview. To me, an interview feels like an oral presentation, but with just one person. I swear, before each interview, I feel sick to my stomach. I get so nervous and literally cannot focus on anything else. With that being said, I have been interviewing…