11 Lessons College Forgot To Teach You About The Real World


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7. Outside of Select Professions, You’ll Never Send A Transcript

Earlier last month, I conducted a short survey amongst friends and random stranger within different career fields– law, engineering, entertainment, publishing, sales, marketing and PR. Of a selection of over 50 individuals, only 8 were requested a transcript from an employer in their field. No surprise that those 8 were in law and engineering. Doesn’t it seem like your transcript is just a friendly reminder that you paid a fortune for college, rather than a necessity to landing a great job?