The Millennial Resume

The Millennial Resume: If Money Weren’t An Issue, What Would You Do?

The Millennial Resume: If Money Weren’t An Issue, What Would You Do?

When faced with the dilemma of determining what you want to do with your life, many say you should ask yourself this one question: “If money weren’t an issue, what would you do?”. Although this question is clearly a hypothetical, it asks you to be […]

The Millennial Resume: The Dilemma of Choosing One Career

The Millennial Resume: The Dilemma of Choosing One Career

I spend a lot of time wondering how people can choose one career for the rest of their lives. Just the thought of that scares me even more so than the thought of spending the rest of my life married to one person. To be […]

The Millennial Resume: 24 & Living On My Sister’s Couch

The Millennial Resume: 24 & Living On My Sister’s Couch

Five years ago if you had told me that I would be living in my sister’s apartment, sleeping on her couch, and trying desperately to find a job, I would have punched you in the face. Just kidding… I would never punch you, but I definitely would’ve never […]

The Millennial Resume: Receiving A Job Rejection Email

The Millennial Resume: Receiving A Job Rejection Email

I just received a rejection email… Seriously, is there anything worse? “We thank you so much for taking the time to apply for this position, but we have decided to move forward with another candidate. Best of luck in your job search.” Or in other […]

The Millennial Resume: Taylor Interns on Capitol Hill

The Millennial Resume: Taylor Interns on Capitol Hill

As a senior in high school I applied to a college in the heart of Washington DC. As a Floridian, I got into the typical Florida colleges: Florida State and the University of Florida, but I truly wasn’t interested in attending either school. For some […]

The Millennial Resume: I Spent $20 On Powerball Tickets…

The Millennial Resume: I Spent $20 On Powerball Tickets…

The Powerball hit $535 million yesterday, and after two weeks of nonstop job applications and interviews, I decided to spend $20 bucks (of my already dwindling cash supply) on some lottery tickets. Many would say this was a stupid idea. Yeah, you are more likely […]

The Millennial Resume: How To Recover From Bombing A Job Interview

The Millennial Resume: How To Recover From Bombing A Job Interview

This past week I went on two job interviews. One went great but did not result in a job (more on that later), the other was bad in every way and also clearly did not result in a job offer. One went great but did […]

The Millennial Resume: Taylor Gets a 9 to 5

The Millennial Resume: Taylor Gets a 9 to 5

As a little girl, I dreamed of one day becoming a doctor… Then I learned that reality is a dream crusher and the thought of spending decades in school was no longer so appealing. After this short-lived dream dissolved, I didn’t have any specific career goals […]

The Millennial Resume: A Generation of Job Hoppers

The Millennial Resume: A Generation of Job Hoppers

When you go to Google and search for ‘List of Millennial Characteristics’, a seemingly endless number of articles pops up, all of which claiming to describe exactly what a typical millennial acts like. As ludicrous as it seems to generalize the traits of a group […]