Rachel: I’m training to be better at a job that I hate. My life officially sucks.
Joey: Look Rach, wasn’t this supposed to a temporary thing? I thought you wanted to do fashion stuff?
Rachel: Well, yeah! I’m still pursuing that.
Chandler: How… exactly are you pursuing that? Ya know, other than sending out resumes like, what, two years ago?
Rachel: Well, I’m also sending out…. good thoughts.
I started StuffGradsLike a little over 2 years ago. At first, I I couldn’t get enough – hours and hours every week of journaling, brainstorming, guest posting, researching data, connecting with other bloggers, marketing, and writing writing writing. I had a few highlights – I was featured in some big blogs, I wrote an eBook, I hit 750 hits one day.
My dream hasn’t gone “nowhere” in this case, and yours might have gained some traction too since graduation. But what now? You’re burnt out, bored, and nothing seems to matter. You find yourself depressed on the drive home from work because you realize that even though you’ve been hating work all day and have thought of nothing but clocking out and going home, there’s nothing fun or interesting or exciting to do at home anyways.
Am I the only one? Please help me out here. [Read more...]