Stuff Every Graduate Should Know by Alyssa Favreau
A Handbook for the Real World

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Synopsis

Everything you need to take on—or take over!—the real world
Just because you’ve got a diploma in hand doesn’t mean you know everything! This ultimate pocket-sized guide for life after school is filled with information for every step of the road to adulthood, including:
 
• How to Find Your First Apartment
• How to Write the Perfect Résumé
• How to Survive Living with Your Parents
• How to Make (and Stick to!) a Budget
 
Plus tips for staying in shape, building a professional wardrobe, throwing a real dinner party, and everything else a newly minted grown-up needs to know.
 
Partial TOC:
Personal Stuff:
How to Build a Grown-Up Wardrobe
How to Take Care of Yourself When You’re Sick
How to Stay in Shape
Medical Care
How to Handle Depression
Living Stuff:
Apartment Hunting
How to Coexist with Roommates
How to Deal with Living with Your Parents
How to Make a Meal Plan and Grocery Shop
How to Clean House
Job and Money Stuff:
How to Write a Résumé
How to Nail an Interview
How to Understand Your Paycheck
How to Make (and Stick to) a Basic Budget
How to Buy a Car
Social Stuff:
How to Make New Friends
How to Host a Dinner Party
How to Ask Someone Out
How to Break Up with Someone
How to Attend a Wedding
 

About Alyssa Favreau

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Alyssa Favreau is a graduate of McGill University and serves as assistant publisher for Maisonneuve magazine. She lives in Montreal, where she also works as a book nerd for Librairie Drawn & Quarterly and as a freelance writer and fact checker for fine folks like Reader’s Digest, Discover, and Bitch magazine.
Author Residence: Montreal, QC, Canada
Author Hometown: Vancouver, BC, Canada
 
Published March 22, 2016 by Quirk Books. 145 pages
Genres: Business & Economics, Health, Fitness & Dieting, Self Help, Education & Reference. Non-fiction