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Expectation Vs Reality: What Life Is Like As An Unemployed Recent Grad

Adult life starts now! Or maybe 6 months from now....

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Expectation: You graduated and will have a relaxing month off until you "find a job".

Now on to an amazing new career.....

Now on to an amazing new career.....

Reality: Everyone will be constantly asking you about your future.

A mini summer break? How about 6 months of your parents telling how you're not trying hard enough to find a job?

A mini summer break? How about 6 months of your parents telling how you're not trying hard enough to find a job?

Expectation: You'll spend your last free summer partying, hanging out with friends, and relaxing.

Reality: You have no funds do to anything.

Ah how you'll miss the ease of on campus jobs. Just kidding you'll have a job. Job hunting.

Expectation: You'll take this in-between limbo period to work on yourself.

Reality: You'll eat pizza and watch Netflix.

Expectation: You'll get to have some serious quality time with your besties.

Reality: Your friends will leave you for grad school and jobs in new cities.

How I Met Your Mother completely lied to you about post college friendships.

How I Met Your Mother completely lied to you about post college friendships.

Expectation: Your parents will understand the current challenging job market.

Reality: Your parents will be constantly on your case about not being employed.

Classic lazy Millennials, right?

Expectation: You'll soon start the perfect career.

Reality: You may stumble a little and have a part time job until you find your dream job.

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