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    Feb 9, 2020

    How to Negotiate Your Salary and Get Paid with Denise Liebetrau

    If you don’t negotiate your salary, you’re leaving money on the table - there are these calculations that say that you can leave from half a million to a million on the table each year. That’s insane!  That’s money that’s just waiti...

    Jan 26, 2020

    How to Craft Your Elevator Pitch

    Imagine the CEO of your dream job company just walked into the elevator. You now have 16 floors to make an impression, get noticed, and get hired. What do you say? Do you panic, convinced that this person won’t care, is too busy, too important, ...

    Jan 20, 2020

    How to Maximize the College Experience with Katy Olivera of the Collegehood Advice Podcast

    Katy Olivera of the Collegehood Advice Podcast wants you to succeed in your college experience. This episode is both for those who are in college and looking to maximize their college experience and includes good takeaways for all of us looking to...

    Jan 5, 2020

    Happy 2020! Are you on the right path?

    Happy New Year! I’m so happy to be back with you.

    We talk so much in this podcast about our careers. How to make more money, how to network and much more about how to advance your career. Whether or not you make goals and career resolutio...

    Dec 15, 2019

    Real Life Informational Interview with Emma Rechenberg

    Have you ever wondered out how to approach an informational interview? Meeting someone cold can be so intimidating. You've done the initial reach-out so it's great when that person says yes to a coffee to share their knowledge with you. Next it's ...

Hi, I’m Laura with Kick Ass In Life and I’m here to help you differentiate yourself in a sea of sameness and get hired fast!

Moving to NYC without a job, I wanted to get hired fast and begin a fulfilling career. When I was struggling to find a full-time job, my dad gave me two words that have stuck with me: “Kick Ass.”

By repeating this mantra and changing my approach, I secured a full-time job four months after moving to NYC. I now work as a digital video producer at a tv network and love finding ways to challenge myself in my career and in life. Learn More >>

Ready to kick ass in your life? Let’s get started!

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Featured on the Millennial Money Podcast

I was so excited to talk to Shannah Compton Game of the Millennial Money Podcast all about money! I love chatting about money, and I’m so inspired by Shannah’s pursuit to teach people about how to deal with their money.

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My ebook is now on Amazon!

Sent out a million resumes and haven’t heard back? Is your application going straight to the black hole? This practical and step-by-step approach will help you differentiate yourself in this hyper-competitive environment, get hired fast and launch a career. You have no time to waste in a job search – it’s time to kick ass in your career!

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How to Face Imposter Syndrome

We all feel like we don’t belong sometimes and we are inadequate in our jobs. It can feel like we somehow tricked people to get where we are today. Sometimes we feel like we don’t deserve the success we’ve achieved.

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Should You Intern if You’ve Graduated?

Should you intern if you’ve already graduated? This is a question I get A LOT. And I get it. You feel like if you’ve graduated you should get a job immediately. Which is great if you can. But that’s not always the case. Sometimes you just can’t get a company to take a chance on you. But you might be able to get a foot in the door if you intern for them first. 

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How to Start a Side Hustle

You’ve heard of a side hustle, right? I feel like that term has had a super big moment right now – and rightfully so! 

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Which Friends Should I Hold Onto?

You’ve had a lot of friends that you went to school with – which is awesome. When you move to a new city, you could be wondering who to keep and who to let go. You try for a while to keep in touch with your old friends but the busier you get, the harder it will be. Also, you might feel like you don’t have a ton in common with them anymore.

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