I don't hide the fact that I landed a pretty sweet gig after college. It started with a risky move away from home, continuing into brutal understaffed nights as a waitress, then to long days of working in the office prior to my brutal understaffed nights as a waitress until I finally landed into a salaried position at one … Continue reading No, you cannot use me to cut the line.
The scariest part of moving away wasn't anything having to do with finances or mental stability. People asked me time and time again if I was scared, and I would always reply with, "No, I'm just excited," which was the honest truth. Oftentimes we avoid jumping into the unknown because we're afraid of what life might … Continue reading That time I went to see Pope Francis by myself.
I have been working in the customer service industry since the day I was legally able to work. Starting out behind a counter at a hair salon, a couple years later transitioning to a cashier at a hockey store, soon after picking up a waitressing gig at college, and to top it off, I've been bartending for … Continue reading A tale from the “cute bartender.”
HEY WASSUP HELLO MR./Ms. FUTURE EMPLOYER? My name is Beth Cormack. I graduated from a university that is (accurately) nicknamed the "Zoo." I did an internship a couple of summers back that consisted of coffee runs and stuffing envelopes (quite literally)...although my resume states otherwise: Developed innovative social media marketing campaigns to assist in the … Continue reading How to get noticed beyond your bullet points.
I turned 22 yesterday, for those of you who missed the memo on every single one of my social media pages. I'm a birthday princess, sorry. Anyways, I felt entitled to immediately wake up and listen to "22" by Taylor Swift to live up to the basic b*tch type that I am. As I'm singing along, … Continue reading I’m Feelin’ 22 (Wait, How Am I Supposed To Feel?)