The best temp agencies in NYC
It’s true: New York is one of the best places to live if you want to jumpstart your career (the city is bursting with networking opportunities and startups). But when your rent is due, and you want to go shopping in NYC, it’s nice to know you have money in the bank. Before you consider turning your secret talent or hobby into a business of your own (which is not a bad idea: It worked for these New Yorkers that break the millennial stereotypes), consider sending your résumé to a temp agency. NYC has plenty of staffing resources that can place you in a job for either a week or up to a few months, if needed. And you’ll feel better about spending your hard-earned dollars at one of the best restaurants or clubs in NYC when you know there’s fresh moolah coming in. We’ve ranked some of the city’s top agencies by profession, so it’s easy to choose the one that’s right for you, from career changers to recent graduates and folks looking for pocket change.
12 cultural weekend getaways from New York
As the days get longer and the nights get hotter, the urge to get out of town gets stronger. Sure, there are always plenty of things to do in NYC, but when you find yourself yearning for wide open spaces, it’s time to book one of these cultural weekend getaways. Perfect for the vacationer who isn’t satisfied until they’ve visited at least one historic site or art gallery, these trips include plenty of outdoor adventures, gorgeous out-of-town spots and even a few romantic getaways in NY state. No touristy beach towns here: Just plenty of fodder for the cultural weekend break of your dreams. RECOMMENDED: Full guide to weekend getaways from NYC