The BKP Blog

Congrats 2018 Graduates!

Congrats to the graduating class of 2018!  As you embark on the next chapter of your life, shit is about to get real. Here are a few words of wisdom from yours truly:

 


Letting Go Feels Good

I am moving out of my New York City apartment and across the country. By the end of this week, I will have gotten rid of about 80% of my belongings. 80%!! Through this time, which I will here on out refer to as 'The Great Purge of 2018' I've learned a lot about why we hold on to things and how good it feels to let go. Is there something in your life you need to let go of? Read on

 


Why You Shouldn't Quit Your Job (just yet)

I get it.  That 8-5 job you were pumped about telling your friends about isn’t really everything you envisioned.   There is so much more you could be doing with your life.  You frequently think about quitting and chasing your dreams!  YOU GO GIRL.

But wait!  Pump the brakes for a second...

 


Make Mo' Money Honey! How to Ask for a Raise

As a female in the business world, one of the biggest challenges I have had to face is asking for more money - and I know I'm not alone. I've successfully (and unsuccessfully) negotiated several pay increases in my twenties and it has significantly impacted the quality of my life. Have no fear,  I'm here to share the wealth - literally. 

 


How to Not Blow Your Entire Tax Return in 24 Hours

The holidays have come and gone, New Years’ resolutions have long since been broken and one of my low key favorite times of the year is upon us: Tax Return Season...