“Why do we go to college? Is it to learn a skill? Is to learn how to think? Is it to meet a future mate? Is it to become a well-rounded person? Get shit-faced? Or is it purely a means to an end — a place to make valuable networking connections and net higher lifetime earnings? On some level it’s all that stuff, and yet most of us end up in the real world without a clue how to navigate the fresh labyrinth of expectations involved in being an adult. Looking back, it’s easy to see what could’ve helped, if we’d only had these classes.”
Read more of this post by Tracy Moore for Jezebel here.