Post secondary options

thatonemidget

We’ve all had that conversation, be it among our families or friends: “What are your plans after school?” For some of us, that question is really simple, we can answer with confidence and a smile; others struggle, what am I going to do after school? Should I further my education? If so, how should I do that? What if I wanna specialize, would trade school help? Maybe I should take a year off to figure myself out. What if college just isn’t for me?

Sometimes post secondary education isn’t for all of us, but we’re here to let you know that it isn’t the end of the world if that’s what your choice is! There’s a ton of options, all of which can be tailored to fit you and what plans you have for yourself.

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Time management skills to finish your work

thenewmeredith

We’ve all been there. The constant distractions, an inability to finish your work, the lack of organization. As Eminem so eloquently describes,”you lose yourself in the moment.” But we also have all faced deadlines and, unfortunately, they don’t go away if you procrastinate enough. So, how can you get all of your work done on time and manage to have some inkling of a life? To quote further, “you better own it” and here’s exactly how.

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Managing your money

thenewmeredith

Being a teenager isn’t cheap. I think we can all relate to that, and certainly, we have all wanted to buy something that was out of our price range. Having any source of income can be great but often it’s hard to hold onto the money. However, there are a few simple changes you can take to make that money go further. Let’s talk about it in two parts- saving for something and basic budgeting- using some very relatable and handy examples.

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How to talk to your crush

 Humbungala  

So you want to talk to this girl/guy, but you don’t know how to introduce yourself. In this position, having a mutual friend would help A LOT. If you know a friend who’s friends with said crush, ask them to introduce the two of you or get you in a situation where you have an opportunity to speak with said crush yourself. If your friend agrees to do it, it’s probably best that it’s more of a casual situation like an outing with a group of people rather than a one on one kind of thing, because two people who don’t know each other just chilling alone for the first time is going to awkward. I don’t care if you’re fabio or the sexiest person alive, it will be awkward.

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