Raise your hand if you’ve ever felt victimized by family members congratulating you on getting your ”first adult job”. I worked my butt off in several jobs before this, what do you mean “first” job? You become so dedicated to correcting every mishap until it hits you …this really is different. Don’t get me wrong, I’m sure it’s possible to have a pleasant experience when starting your true career after college. If you’re not one of the lucky ones though, you may experience an intense wake-up call, also known as imposter syndrome, after celebrating your ascendance into adulthood. In an attempt to give you a more realistic transition into adulthood, here are 6 things I discovered and 5 key takeaways I learned as I began my first career after college.
Comment Below: When thinking about your first career, what advice or fears would you share?