Kelsey Welke


Kelsey Welke is a graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and an aspiring international photojournalist. She is a cat lady and a textbook introvert. To see more of Kelsey's work, check out

10 Tricks That Prove Finding Your Dream Job Isn't As Hard As You Think

By Kelsey Welke
For someone who has spent more days unemployed than employed this year, I eat, breathe and sleep job search tips, online job boards and LinkedIn. I've spent the better part of 2015 scanning online forums, researching companies and picking up as…

My Year Of Job Searching: 15 Things I've Learned From [F]unemployment

By Kelsey Welke
They say being unemployed is a job in itself, and I couldn’t agree more. You have to tailor your résumé to each job, craft clever cover letters (but make sure it doesn’t look like you’re trying too hard), attend networking events, connect with…

18 Reasons Why Looking For A Job Is Exactly Like Dating

By Kelsey Welke
Well, you've found yourself back on the prowl for one of the most difficult things to find: a job or a boyfriend. Whatever ended the last one -- whether this person or job wasn't satisfying you, there were too many conflicts or you just outgrew each…

Writer's Block Is Real: 21 Facts Of Life Every Writer Knows To Be True

By Kelsey Welke
Believe it or not, writing is hard. I know I’m preaching to the choir, as whoever reads this will most likely be a writer. For those of you who are not, let me tell you about writing. It’s harder than it looks to string words together to make a…

17 Things I Would Tell My 17-Year-Old Self To Do Differently So I'd Be Happier Now

By Kelsey Welke
I’ll be the first to admit it: I was a royal brat when I was 17. I went through a rude and inconsiderate teenage phase of my life, but didn’t we all? I’ve learned a lot in the past six years; so much so that I wish I could tell my younger self some…