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Dear College Senior, The Grass Is Not Greener!

If there were one pivotal time period during your twenties, I would definitely declare it to be the last semester of college; albeit, I’m a little early in my twenties to be making such a declaration. However, at this point, I think those last few months leading up to graduation contain the most precious of times to be cherished as they will likely never occur again. Personally, my last few months at Howard University were characterized by underwhelming anxiety about post-graduate life, constant bar hopping; late nights of witty banter with my closest friends, a complete disregard for any and…

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Career, Humor

“Go To College” They Said … “Get A Job,” They Said

You don’t find out the real meaning of the term “millennial” until you’ve graduated from college and began looking for your first real job. The dictionary definition is: a person reaching young adulthood around the year 2000; of or belonging to Generation Y, but in the real-world- “millennial” is a euphemism for spoiled; lazy; tech-obsessed brat who expects everything to be handed to him/her. Every consumer brand, advertising agency and tech startup wants to know “how to reach millennials” or “what makes millennials tick,” but no one will hire us. The world is obsessed with us, but hates us at…

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