It’s April. You know, the cruellest month for English majors. Time to leave the archive, graduate, and move on.

This blog has heard a lot of my voice. Now, it’s your turn. And there’s a little money in it for you.

Looking back, what would you tell yourself? That is, imagine back when you first graduated with a MA or PhD or even BA in English. What would you tell that person?

It could be philosophical advice. Career advice. Or a general comment to someone about to leave academia.

What would you tell someone, right now, about to graduate with a humanities degree? Or two degrees? Or three?

You don’t need to be an expert and maybe you are still figuring things out for yourself. But what is the best advice or lesson you have learned trying to find a career with a humanities degree?

$20 bucks to the person with the best answer.

non academic jobs

This will be sent via Paypal. I’ll send you an email and let you know if you won. So use a valid email address when you comment.

You have until the end of April to add your voice, share your view, and give a little wisdom to those about to graduate.