11 Lessons College Forgot To Teach You About The Real World



2. Networking Is Your Job Application

Long live the days where getting a job was as facile as submitting an online application. Nowadays, there is a great chance your resume is being casted into cyber space along with thousands of other suitable applicants. On many career paths, networking is your most guaranteed admission into a new position. But, did you learn that in your early years of college? Aside from controlled networks like sororities, frats and even organizations, college didn’t place emphasis on the power of developing and expanding your network over the archaic online route. How many internships–negated of the importance on networking with different departments and managers– did you complete just to solely meet graduation criteria?