Think you’re an inexperienced writer? Think again.
You create cover letters, blog posts, tweets, texts, emails—sometimes all in one day. Our ability as millennials to switch between platforms makes us accomplished writers; with all the different tools we use, we’re poised to become the most dynamic communicators of any generation.
Guys, we need to talk.
Remember when you were little and your parents signed you up for pee wee football/ballet/basket weaving/et cetera? And when you went to competitions you got a ribbon or trophy just for showing up?
I have news for you: adulthood is not a pee wee football tournament.
Let’s role play.
You’re a job seeker. You polish your resume and cover letter until they shine. You submit them to a company you adore, and they call you for an interview. So far, so good.
This interview isn’t quite the Cinderella moment you hoped for—assorted wildlife aren’t escorting you into...