“Thank you for your time and effort, but we’ve decided on another candidate.” I cannot even count how many times I’ve heard or read this sentence. It hurts very badly and I never got used to be rejected. It’s never fun to receive “that” email. I often tried to play tricks on myself and say, “oh, you didn’t get it” so I wouldn’t feel so … Continue reading Getting Rejected From A Job/Internship
Gosh, the first time I watched the Devil Wears Prada, my eyes glowed with envy of Anne Hathaway, who worked for a magazine. I was so jealous of her style, job and role at the high end fashion magazine. But, this was before I interned for 2 well-known magazines, Family Circle and Good Housekeeping. When people meet me, other than looking at my resume of … Continue reading The Not-So Glamorous Side To Magazines
OCTOBER 2013– So much was happening around this time last year– New York. Brett. Missing Temple. Those three things were HUGE in the life of Hope Marie Kumor. I was experiencing so much at the same time. I was trying to look for a job while interning for Family Circle Magazine. I was so unsure of myself. I wasn’t certain who I was, where I … Continue reading Blast From The Past!
Tomorrow I turn the Big 2-5. I’ve been thinking, dreading and imagining how I’d spend my 25th birthday, where I’d be living and whether or not I’d have a relationship at this age. Well, I think I’m in a pretty decent spot. I have to tell you– 24 years old has been the best and worst age by far. Worst- Let’s start off with job searching. … Continue reading 24 Years Young.