Q. Settle an argument with my college advisor. What counts most—grades or experience? I heard you speak on campus last fall and recall you saying extra-curricular activities are the most important things you can do in college. Am I quoting you correctly? -ML A. At the risk of getting in trouble with your advisor, you heard me correctly. Technically,…… Continue reading Find Balance in Academics & Extra Curriculars
Since recently finishing graduate school and accepting a full-time position, I’ve learned to become more intentional in how I manage my life outside of work. I never thought I’d say this but, let’s do some math. There are 168 hours in a week. If you work 40-50 hours a week and get eight hours of…… Continue reading Life After 5: Stretching the 37% of Your Week Actually Devoted to You
A young pro discusses how she successfully manages work and education.