It’s graduation season and I keep seeing all kinds of “advice to the class of 2014″ blog posts. I have now been out in the real world for five whole years. Given my five years of real-world experience and that I am now an expert on everything ever, I present to you my thoughts for the class of 2014.
My thoughts can be compiled into one sentence, actually:
You need to accept that there is no “path” to success in your career.
This is difficult to accept. When you realize it, it feels like you were lied to your entire life.
I’ve seen it take some people years to get over. Don’t waste years of your life getting over this. Embrace it. [Read more…]