Networking in the Digital Age

By Paige ~ July 11, 2012

People no longer have to go to official networking events in order to meet other professionals. The Internet & social media have made networking as easy as the click of a button. What does that mean for recent graduates or people who want to find a new life path? Get online and network, network, network!  All…

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7 Traits of the Argentinian Entreprenuerial Community

By Paige ~ March 23, 2016

One of the most exciting opportunities Remote Year offers is direct access to the heart of the entrepreneurial communities in each of the cities we visit. We work out of local incubators and co-working spaces, we mingle with locals and hear from other entrepreneurs, allowing us to really get to know the scene. For someone…

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5 Reasons House of Genius Really Is Genius

By Paige ~ August 10, 2015

One piece of feedback I continue to hear in the startup community is that the networking events are redundant. With so many of the same types of events happening in Phoenix, we end up splitting attendance and reducing quality across the board. That’s why when I heard about the unique experience House of Genius offers,…

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The Post-Employment ‘Oh S***’ Moment

By Paige ~ July 31, 2015

Over the last few months, a number of friends and colleagues have either resigned or been let go. It doesn’t matter if leaving was your choice or not, the change is still incredibly stressful. Quite literally, work-related life changes are some of the most stressful events a person can experience. They account for five of…

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Master Cleanse: Day 9

By Paige ~ November 12, 2013

“Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.” – Abraham Lincoln I’m almost there! One more day of lemonade and it’s home-free! I have to say, all of the people I’ve talked to have said that the first three days are the hardest. For me, yesterday (Day 8)…

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So You Graduated, Now What?

By Paige ~ May 13, 2013

“We don’t stop going to school when we graduate.” – Carol Burnett First off: I can’t believe its been a year and a half since I graduated. I was recently talking with a friend of mine who I went to Spain with three years ago, and she said, “time has literally flown by, it seems like…

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The “20-Something” Stigma

By Paige ~ January 31, 2013

“We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public.” – Bryan White One of the big obstacles I’ve encountered since graduating a year ago is having my status as a “20-something” and a “recent graduate” define my professional abilities. For many clients and employers, people just out of college come off…

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7 Ways to Continue Learning After Graduation

By Paige ~ January 9, 2013

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo It’s crazy to think that I’ve officially been out of college for a year now. You never realize how right people are about how fast college goes by until you’re out and in the real world. It…

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