Archives for January 2012

Five Easy Ways To Stand Out in a Competitive World

*Shameless plug: If you haven’t read my latest piece for USA Today College called Five Ways to Beat the All-Nighter Blues, check it out here! Thanks!* I’m realizing more and more that succeeding in life isn’t that difficult when you think about it. With a little dedication and some follow-through it’s easy to go after […]

Do What You Love Without Losing Your Mind

What’s your “thing”? You know, that thing that you could spend hours doing. That thing you’re completely passionate about. Having a passion is extremely important. Even if it’s not making you money (right now) it’s important to have something that makes you feel excited. But trying to balance a job and your passion can become […]

Why I'm Like Cal Ripken Jr…Kind Of

I’m probably going to jinx myself by talking about this. But I need to get this off my chest. I’ve been driving since I was 16 years old. I took my road test on the very first day I was eligible. Did I fail once? Yes, I did. But in my defense, I truly believe (slash […]

Ode to Kate Beckinsale

I think we all know who Kate Beckinsale is, right? She’s the gorgeous one with the cute accent. But after watching Kate’s appearance on Chelsea Lately I realized that Kate Beckinsale is not just a pretty face and may, in fact, actually be perfect. Like she may not even be from this planet. Here’s why: […]

Is Your Past Kicking Your Ass?

The other day I was backing my computer up onto my external hard drive. I was going through all of my pictures from when I was abroad and from my four years at college, and it was difficult. I didn’t expect it to be, but it was. I couldn’t really figure out what I was […]