Are you one of the many fresh graduates trying to find your first real job after college? Do you feel slightly uneasy when you look at all that empty space on your resume? Have you already applied for several jobs but you’ve yet to score a single interview?
What if I told you that your lack of experience isn’t the main problem?
Here I am almost a year later in a first big kid job. Post-grad life is so much more than just that title on your business card. So, here are five things I wish someone had told me, and every college seniors should know, about living life after turning the tassel.
It’s your first real job. It’s hard not to be excited. There is so much to learn and a lot of it will be told to you directly. There will also, however, be many important lessons you won’t even realize your absorbing until later.
To help, here is a jumpstart on some of the things no one will tell you…