How to set yourself up for success

It’s December 28th and you are probably NOT thinking about your career or the job you are going to land but I think you should be thinking about those things, right now. I believe we make our own luck and planning is the first step towards improving anything in life (see here) so get your planning … Continue Reading

6 Tips to Write the Perfect Cover Letter

The ladies from Elarie Consulting are back with some goodness of knowledge about cover letters. Yes, we ALL hate them but they WILL make a difference in your career. Read below for 6 tips to put to practice this weekend when browsing for new opportunities!  Ah, the dreaded cover letter! It’s incredibly difficult to sit … Continue Reading

7 Truths Learned from Aerie Real Talk

Hi! Hope you had a great Monday at work and are now at the comfort of you home, relaxing reading A Hint of Life! This past weekend, I went to the Create & Cultivate pop-up at the new Aerie store in Lincoln Road, Miami Beach. I have been to 3 of Create & Cultivate’s conferences … Continue Reading

Introducing Elarie Consulting!

A warm hello to all of the readers over here at A Hint of Life! Kayla and Rachele here from Elarie Consulting in Detroit, MI. As a full service career consulting operation, we’re in the business of helping career focused individuals on pursuing every avenue of their dreams. How exactly do we manage all of … Continue Reading

Adulting 101: Fix Your 401k

Last week, I was at a company meeting and they had us do a workshop about storytelling; one of the exercises was to find out the “truths” of your audience. “Truths” are thoughts or ideas your audience has that they believe to be true but are not necessarily so. In this case, my “truth” is … Continue Reading

How to survive a hangover at work

Hi there!! Happy Monday  🙂 I’ve never really been a big Halloween person but I know many of you are so I thought I should share some knowledge on how to survive a hangover at work. Although Halloween is on a Tuesday this year, I’m sure some of you will make a trip down to … Continue Reading

Why a Hint of Life was Born

  Hi guys! as I mentioned last week on our instagram, there hasn’t been any content here on the blog because we are trying to re-focus our intention with the site. To start off, I wanted to tell you the story of why I created A Hint of Life. Things are about to get a … Continue Reading

How To Look For a Job

This question was recently brought up to me by my best friend, who just graduated from school as an Industrial Designer. She said “Give me tips on how to find a job… I have no idea how to start” so, Aliana my love, this one is for you (an all of you trying to find … Continue Reading

Productivity vs Stagnation When Working From Home

A couple of weeks ago marked 2 months of “Working from Home” for me. To be honest, I’m not sure if I’ll ever want to go back to an office. I admit, having brainstorm sessions in a group of 10 is awesome, inspiring and motivating but the freedom of working around your schedule is a … Continue Reading

Reasons you should watch Queen of the South

You’ve probably heard a million times that, to achieve something in life, you must work hard. But, what does “hard-work” really mean? Let me tell you… it’s doing all the ground work you REALLY do not want to do. Queen of the South is a show, I recommend you watch; the story is heart-racing and … Continue Reading