It’s every fashion girl’s dream, right? To be approached by someone looking to fill a role at one of the world’s most iconic luxury fashion and beauty brands. Chanel. That famous interlocking “C” logo — a logo that stands for status. Status that I’ve longingly lusted over but have never actually been able to achieve. That […]Read more "I Turned Down a (Potential) Job at Chanel"
I’m often asked, “What’s a copywriter?” after I reply “I’m a copywriter” to that daunting question “What do you do?” A surprising number of people also ask, “So you’re like Don Draper?” to which I respond, “Uh, I guess so? That’s a Mad Men reference, right? I don’t watch Mad Men.” [Insert dumbfounded faces here.] […]Read more "What is a Copywriter?"
You may remember my last post about the semi-disastrous job interview from last week. Look, I know I was overreacting. Thank you for allowing me to have my moment. Turns out, it didn’t go so terribly after all. I woke up last Thursday morning to an email from the owner. He simply asked if I […]Read more "I’m (Sort of) Employed"
What do mental health and job hunting have in common? According to a new study and as pointed out by The Wall Street Journal, mental health actually improved three months after becoming unemployed. Why am I sharing this? Because I recently became unemployed and since day one have sought out the positives in the situation […]Read more "Mental Health and Job Hunting"