Natalie Bounassar

Natalie Bounassar

Media Professional
Natalie Bounassar is a recent graduate of Columbia College Chicago. She has worked as associate talent booker on ABC's Windy City Live and as a post-production assistant at Harpo Studios. Bounassar is the founder of Entry Level Escapades, a blog dedicated to helping graduates pursue and excel in their careers. 
Why I Stopped Saying, 'I'm Not a Competitive Person'
Competition

Why I Stopped Saying, 'I'm Not a Competitive Person'

Politeness has nothing to do with it. This justification is just an out not to succeed.
Driving Through Doubt
Doubt

Driving Through Doubt

A young entrepreneur describes the challenges she finds each stage of the journey through the creative process. Is it the same for you?
Maximizing the Potential of a Creative Mind
Creativity

Maximizing the Potential of a Creative Mind

A young entrepreneur explores the messy process of experimentation.
Make Rejection Work for You
Rejection

Make Rejection Work for You

Tough criticism can drive positive change. Just open yourself up and listen. The sting of failure can power you to try a new path.
Chart Goals to Create a Road Map to Your Success
Goals

Chart Goals to Create a Road Map to Your Success

Imagining your work life in the months and years ahead? Pick immediate and intermediate checkpoints along the way to reach your final objective.
4 Keys to Coping With Career Change
Career Change

4 Keys to Coping With Career Change

How do you move forward when you realize your work life needs to take a radically new direction?
An Entrepreneur's Guide to Dealing With Downtime
Time Management

An Entrepreneur's Guide to Dealing With Downtime

Anyone launching a startup must to learn to play the "hurry up and wait" game quite often.
3 Vital Things to Consider Before Naming Your Company
Marketing Bootcamp

3 Vital Things to Consider Before Naming Your Company

Introduce your business to the world with a handle that's unique. Here's how to do the due diligence.
Here's Why You Need to Step Outside Your Comfort Zone
Careers

Here's Why You Need to Step Outside Your Comfort Zone

Career and professional growth don't just arrive at your doorstep without your taking the leap.
Why You're Thinking About Networking All Wrong
Networking

Why You're Thinking About Networking All Wrong

Here's to a broader, more generous definition of the oft-used career term.