Nobody hits the ground running

“We just want someone who can hit the ground running” is the common refrain for companies seeking to only consider senior-level job candidates. This is usually based on the premise that there just isn’t time to hire someone junior because they need on-boarding, training, and mentorship. That’s all true. You …

Feature: Department of Justification

As the Republican primary season progressed, it became clear to Sessions and Bannon that Trump could be the vessel for their brand of Republicanism. Back in August 2015, Bannon emailed a friend, according to The Daily Beast, that while he felt good about other candidates like Ted Cruz, he was …

My Time as a Basecamp Intern

As I started my fourth semester of university, I began to think about summer jobs. During my search, I found an application for an internship. “Basecamp is looking for interns for summer 2017” Being so early in my degree, I definitely didn’t think I was qualified, so I sent it …