Becky

Hi, I’m Becky, a 20-something who is just trying to figure out how to adult! Welcome to T20S, a community of millennials just trying to make adulting suck less. This blog brings real advice for 20-somethings in their careers, finance, budgeting and most importantly...SELF LOVE!

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12 Best Questions To Ask During A Job Interview To Get Hired

Even though you may be nervous during a job interview, you still want to make sure you want to work at the company you are interviewing with. A job interview is not all about the hiring managers grilling you with questions. It’s totally a two-way street. You heard me –…

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5 Things I Did in My Twenties To Get an 800+ Credit Score

Going into my twenties, I had little to nothing to my name. I moved out to San Francisco with exactly two suitcases, a near-empty bank account and not a clue how to do this whole ‘adulting’ thing.

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Six Tips On Living Affordably – The Tricks I Actually Use To Save Money In San Francisco

When I moved to San Francisco at 22, I was not making a lot of money. In an entry-level job in one of the most expensive cities in the country for the first time, I had to truly learn how to live affordably. And as weird as this is going to sound, learning how to save money and live affordably was awesome. It wasn’t easy, but it was awesome.

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How To Create A Business Casual Capsule Wardrobe (Hint: You Can Walk A Mile In These Shoes)

Any aspiring boss lady needs a wardrobe that’s filled with business casual attire. The problem is, work clothes can be expensive. If you create a capsule wardrobe, you’ll be able to mix and match pieces easily to ensure. I love business casual outfits because you can be comfortable, confident and look…

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What To Do When You Feel Lonely AF As A Twenty Something (Let’s Get You Unstuck, Babe)

Have you ever been sitting alone on a Saturday night, with teardrops in your eyes thinking one thing: why don’t have anyone else to hang out with? Why have I not talked to another human this entire weekend? I have. Coming into my twenties, I was in one word: lonely…

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How To Follow Up After a Job Interview – The Trick Literally No One Is Doing

One of the best-kept secrets to crushing your job interviews is to FOLLOW UP via email. Do you follow up with your interviewers with a thank you note within 24 hours? If not, you must start. Seriously, right now. You are literally throwing your interview in the trash otherwise. I…

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The Best Books For Twenty Somethings That Every Millennial Woman Should Read

What are the best books to read in your twenties? This post has the best list of books to read for any millennial woman! The books I’ve read so far in my twenties have helped shaped who the person I am today. Your twenties are so confusing. It feels like…

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How To Answer The Job Interview Question “What Is Your Biggest Weakness”

Congrats! If you are reading this, you are probably interviewing – or getting ready to interview. If you’re following the T20S guide to preparing for job interviews (which you SHOULD, btw), you know that you should prepare for all expected interview questions. One of the most common interview questions is,…

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What To Wear To A Conference – So You Feel Professional And Comfortable

Have you ever been to a professional conference before? TBH, I used to be terrified of work conferences. I’m not kidding! Not only are you expected to talk to a million people you don’t know (scary!), but you also have to stand for hours on end, soak in so much…

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How To Have A Dog And Work Full Time

Do you work a 9-5 and are considering getting a dog? If you follow this blog, you know that I love dogs (like, really love them) and have a full-time job. My love for dogs isn’t just some puppy love either, I literally LOVE THEM. I’ve cried when I see…

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What Millennials Want From Work

What do millennials want from work?! It’s not as hard of a question as it sounds!  Have you ever heard someone complain about millennials in the workplace?! I have. From “all millennials are job hopping” to “millennials don’t know how to work hard”, it’s painful to hear people criticize a…

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