Ready to Finally Grow Up? 6 Things You Can Learn at The Adulting School
Thanks to the power of the Internet, memes, and social media, we're sure you've heard the term "adulting" before. If not Urban Dictionary can provide a couple concise definitions:
- To do grown up things and hold responsibilities such as, a 9-5 job, a mortgage/rent, a car payment, or anything else that makes one think of grown ups.
- Being a responsible adult. Used by immature 20-somethings who are proud of themselves for paying a bill.
With that clarification in mind, are you still trying to figure out how to get a read on your credit score? Can you confidently define the term "401K?" Do you know how to fold a fitted sheet? If you answered no to these questions, then listen up, we have found your solution: The Adulting School.
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The Adulting School is an online course in adulthood that you can take monthly or in a six-month or year-long package for $10/month, $51 for six months, and $90 for one year. And oh man, will you learn a lot. The school seeks to "bring support to those who are looking to gain the skills they need to be a successful adult," according to their website, and offers courses on many topics, from how to best perform day-to-day chores around the house, to how to get your life together come tax season. Their slogan: "Come here instead of calling your parents."
Below is a list of the some of the best classes the school offers. Enroll now for the online course, which kicks off on Jan. 15, 2017!
Basics of Budgeting
Anyone and everyone can benefit from this class. Even if you do think you know how to successfully "adult," we could all use some budget refining tips.
Resume Writing to Get Noticed
Another extremely useful skill, especially for those in the beginning of their careers. When you're competing with hundreds of other young people (who are just like you!), it's important to figure out how to stand out from the crowd.
How to Fold a Fitted Sheet
A much needed ability for avoiding all future meltdowns over wrinkly sheets.
How to Remove a Red Wine Stain
We've all been there: having a nice quiet Friday night at home, only to self-sabotage the evening by leaning a little too far back on the couch and consequently spilling wine down your shirt. Don't panic, stains are removable, and after taking this class you'll know exactly how to get rid of them.
How to Practice Daily Gratitude
It's important to take a step back every once and a while and appreciate the life you have. This class will teach you exactly how to be #grateful and embrace that #blessed lifestyle.
How to Gift Without Going Broke
An essential lesson for all of us out there: There is a way to give a great gift without breaking the bank (and without looking cheap), and The Adulting School has the answer for you.