1:30 pm, May 21st | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
When it comes to making an impression during a job interview, it’s the little things that count. Little things like a good handshake. You don’t want it to be too limp (translation: “I’m weak”) or too strong (“I’m trying too hard”). And you certainly don’t want it to be an awkward encounter. For more “don’ts” in the handshake department, we’re letting these awesome, funny, and cringe-worthy GIFs teach the lesson.
9:30 am, May 17th | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
Planning a graduation trip this Summer? Heck, just looking for somewhere to escape to? Booking a vacation is exciting, of course, but it can also be stressful when it comes to choosing the right place to visit. To help you narrow down the oh-so-big world we live in, we’ve rounded up incredible places for fun-seeking spirits. All are beachside destinations that promise loads of excitement, so you can get your play — and your tan — on.
2:45 pm, May 16th | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
One of the most entertaining parts about a graduation is seeing all the great grad cap ideas people come up with. While “Thanks mom and dad” is pretty sweet, it’s the creative ones that catch our attention time and time again. Here, we’ve rounded up some that will make you chuckle and others that will make you think, “Why didn’t I think of that?” In the name of some good graduation fun, click on to see six of our picks.
8:30 am, April 23rd | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
So you use Twitter to retweet cool articles and follow your favorite celebrities. But if you’re someone on the job hunt, have you used it to fill out your #Twesume yet? Let us explain.
4:00 pm, April 22nd | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
Between Coachella weekend two going on and all the music festivals ahead, we can’t help but be in tune with, well, our favorite tunes. That’s why we’re proposing a music exchange to get in the spirit of the season.
9:50 am, April 19th | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
Is LinkedIn your go-to resource for getting ahead in your career? Well, another site called Levo League just might take over its spot in your bookmarks tab. Here’s the scoop: the site is like a community for professional women typically in their 20s — women at the beginning of their careers searching for advice, resources, and inspiration about what it takes to get to the top. It launched in 2011 but has been growing and expanding ever since, adding resources like videos, articles, and more. Read on for a breakdown of some of the site’s services.
2:45 pm, April 17th | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
After the Boston Marathon bombings rocked the city yesterday, many residents — and even outsiders — came together as a community to show their support. The Red Cross, for instance, offered a way to connect with loved ones, museums opened up their doors for free, and individuals promised places to sleep for stranded runners. Many people took to Twitter to spread the word about the kindness — ahead, see the tweets that reflect their generous human spirit.
4:15 pm, March 25th | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
Find yourself reaching for a cup of coffee whenever you need a pick-me-up at the office? Instead of fueling the caffeine fix, bring in a motivating poster to do the trick. We’ve put together encouraging words — from famous quotes to punny sayings — that you can keep at your desk all year-round. Whether they give you that boost to take you to the top or help you out when you’re having a rough day, we have no doubt they’ll get the job done.
8:30 am, March 18th | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
What’s better than page flags that help you mark points in your planner or notebook? Cute page flags, of course. We’ve rounded up fun styles, from grass — yes, grass — markers to baby animal and film noir designs. Have a look (there’s something for just about everyone) and get marking.
1:00 pm, March 16th | by Lisette Mejia, SavvySugar
Before you get rid of those empty wine bottles, think about recycling them. But we’re not talking about regular ol’ recycling; turn them into candles, dispensers, and even chandeliers with the help of these creative upcycling ideas. You can finish most projects in a few hours or less — read on to find out how.