You have sat for the final exams in college and have passed. Your diploma is in hand. You call family and friends, pop the champagne and celebrate for some time but then, reality sinks in. You need to look for a job!!! So enter the unforgiving phase of sending out resumes and going to interviews – also known as seeking for a job.

Contrary to what you had been made to believe in college that jobs are easy to get, you find that there are no jobs which are readily available for the highly educated you.

Eventually, after several days, months or even years of job seeking you graduate into the land of the working. The job may be formal or it could be your own small startup business. All the same, you now have somesteady income which will allow you to pay your bills. You now have some pocket money.

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