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5 Habits to Kick Start Your Morning

When it comes to mornings, what’s important to you? Maybe it’s checking your emails or Twitter, making a cup of joe to go with your bagel or just getting out the door on time. A productive day starts with a strong morning, and a strong morning starts with routine. Routines don’t have to be boring or full of sacrifice. Here are five small actions that take 15 minutes or less that will help kick start your day in a big way: Continue Reading

5 Ways to Make Your 20s Matter

Your 20s are the perfect time to try new endeavors, establish who you are, your values, and your place in the world. Sometimes determining these things is easier said than done. Here to help are five tips to get the most out of your 20s, professional, personally and everywhere in between.Continue Reading

Top 10 Ways Volunteering with GenNext Benefits Postgrads

As a college student, the most daunting word thrown around during my senior year was “postgrad.” That one little word generated a list of anxiety-ridden questions in my collegiate mind. What does the big, bad abyss of adulthood entail for me? Is life still fun after college? How do you meet new people in postgrad life? Thankfully, I turned to GenNext and volunteering to answer some of these questions.Continue Reading

Top 10 Interview Tips for College Grads

You just walked the stage of your college graduation, sporting a cap, gown and big smile with diploma in-hand. You take a deep sigh of relief, knowing all your hard work has paid off for this moment. Your family and friends couldn’t be more proud — and honestly, neither can you! But then reality hits you… now what? You need a job and have no idea where to begin. Sound familiar?Continue Reading