A Graduate's Guide to Adulting

Congrats new grad! You’ve put in the effort and now all your hard work has paid off—you have a degree and can start your adult life. But what if you have no idea where to start? QDT put together a beginner’s guide to adulting, with advice on everything from money management to networking tips to grocery shopping for one. 

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Ask Science | Making a Career of Combining Art and Science

The gorgeous space images NASA shares combine science with the art of data visualization. Ask Science chatted with Dr. Robert Hurt to learn how he made a career of bringing celestial objects to life visually.

Get-Fit Guy | How to Stay Fit After College

Are you prepared to stay fit after college? The average North American works more than 47 hours a week and sits for an average of 9.3 hours a day. Compare that to the five hours a day that students are sitting and the problem is clear: new grads moving into the workforce need to find ways to stay active.

Get-It-Done Guy | Networking Tips for New College Grads - Part 1

It’s not what you know, it’s who you know. You know? Get-It-Done Guy has six must-have tips to get you started on building your professional network.

Grammar Girl | Advice for New College Grads: How to Find Work as a Freelance Writer

Just getting started on a writing career? Read these tips for success.

Mighty Mommy | What College Seniors Are Really Thinking as Graduation Approaches

Seniors might be graduating, but that doesn't mean they're feeling ready to tackle the real world just yet. Mighty Mommy chatted with upcoming college grads to learn what's on their minds and help you, their parent, prepare them for life after college.

Money Girl | 6 Tips for College Grads to Manage Money Like a Grownup

How new graduates handle money is incredibly important. By learning six fundamental tips and applying them now, you can set yourself up for a lifetime of financial success.

Nutrition Diva | Nutrition Guide for New College Grads

Eating healthy is one of many challenges new college graduates face. Nutrition Diva's handy nutrition guide will help you set up your kitchen, choose pantry staples, and start cooking simple meals like a pro in no time.

Savvy Psychologist | Adulting Tips: 5 Psychological Secrets

Whether your graduation is coming up or twenty years behind you, we all have moments when we wonder whether we’re cut out for this adulthood thing. Savvy Psychologist Dr. Ellen Hendriksen reveals the psychology behind her top five adulting tips.

If you’re graduating, or you know someone who is, there is a great graduation present that you can enter to win right now. Quick and Dirty Tips is running an exclusive sweepstakes to win an amazing book bundle. It includes books like Jamie Oliver’s cookbook 5 Ingredients, and 50 Rules Kids Won’t Learn in School by Charles J. Sykes. Just think of it as a starter pack for life after college. Enter for your chance to win here. Good luck!