Jobs/Work, Life, Millennial

Who else but the Tech-Savvy Millennial?

My first job out of college was a 'temp to hire position', working for the city. (I won't mention the city). Temp positions don't always make you feel secure in the first place, but being fresh out of school added to that insecurity. It was like being a freshman again: I had to ask someone else… Continue reading Who else but the Tech-Savvy Millennial?

Life, Millennial

Social Cues are Important

Social cues are important. In the workforce, especially in upper management, it is vital to be able to read people to gage their emotional state and comfort levels in a situation. A social cue can be a positive or negative, verbal or non-verbal hint. These cues guide conversation and other social interactions. A few examples of… Continue reading Social Cues are Important

College, Family and Friends, Life, Millennial

Why I Didn’t Join a Sorority

3 Minute Read/ Controversial Topic Let's make something clear... I have absolutely nothing against College Greek life/sororities/fraternities. I appreciate all of the volunteer work that many of the Greek organizations are involved in. Personally, I don't see the appeal of the rest of it. Let me take you back to the 'club rush' week of college.… Continue reading Why I Didn’t Join a Sorority

Family, Family and Friends, Life, Relationships

My Filipino Boyfriend: African Black Soap

African Black soap An anecdote  I'm black. My boyfriend is Filipino. I felt that was important to mention just for clarity's sake. November 2016, 2 months before we actually started dating, he had never been over to my house before. So, he and a few of my other friends came over and he goes to… Continue reading My Filipino Boyfriend: African Black Soap