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Grad School Gal Advice

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Thinking about applying for grad school?


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You’re not alone. Many of our girls are ripe and ready to go for that MBA, PhD, or even a Master’s in Counseling (hollaaaaa!). But, before you set off into studying mayhem, make sure to read (not skim) through these tips and tricks for increasing your chances of grad school bliss.

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A Career in Nursing

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If you’re interested in science and happen to like other human beings, becoming a nurse might be the smartest decision you ever make. Not only is a nursing career constantly in high demand, but it also lends itself to flexible work hours, exciting environments, and rewarding experiences. Sounds good to you? It should. Let’s explore a career in nursing!  Read More

What it’s like to be a Photographer for a Career

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Blush Career Spotlight

We know you. Yes, you. The girl who had a Nikon at age 13. Or you, the girl who always had the best pictures in her locker. And you…the one who discovered Instagram before any of us loserz. You are her. You are a photographer. But have you ever thought about what it’s like to be a photographer for a career? I know everyone nowadays thinks they are a world-class photographer! (I literally saw a picture of a cheeseburger that accumulated 112 likes yesterday. Mind boggling.) But you have talent–real, raw talent. It’s time for you to learn about the world of photography, and what it’s like out there. Did you know that most photographers are actually entrepreneurs? They found a business, work freelance, or do jobs on the side! You could have the opportunity to call your own shots. Turn this hobby into a photography career–the world deserves to see your work.

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Law School Advice

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Let me guess: when you think of a lawyer, you think of Elle Woods.

Don’t EVEN try to deny it! As much as we love Elle, we wanted to spotlight what it’s really like to be a lawyer. If you’ve thought about pursuing this career, you’re not alone. I even took the LSAT in college (I’m actually serious). For those of you who are dead-set on this prestigious journey, Blush has found three amazing girls who each took different paths to becoming a lawyer. Curious? So are we! Let’s get started with some good ole law school advice.

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The Advertising Career

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Blush loves Mad Men.

But instead of gushing over Draper’s mysterious charm or Roger’s hilarious quips, we wanted to celebrate the WOMEN. Let’s toast to the Peggys and the Joans of our generation, and give everyone a sneak peak into their daily lives. (Cheers to that.)

To get the inside scoop, Blush got the deets from two great ladies who are killing it in the industry. It’s time to get the advertising career info from girls who are out there doing it! Move over guys, it’s time for the ladies to take over. Read More

Blush Career Spotlight

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Welcome to the Blush Career Spotlight.

…Or more eloquently described as, OH EM GEE WHAT AM I GONNA DO WITH MY LIFE?!

Here’s the deal guys: deciding on career paths is straight up hard. One minute we have this grandiose confidence that we could like, totally come up with something better than Gilt Groupe by Friday. Then, the next thing we know we are dramatically lamenting about how we’re not even qualified to dress ourselves. What gives.

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