Do: Apply to every single job that seems somewhat appealing to you (don’t be picky).
Do Not: Expect jobs to call you… or offer you anything.
Do: Go to Europe.
Do Not: Go to Europe if you have to a) take out a loan for it or b) spend your entire life savings on it.
Do: Visit your old college town on alumni weekend.
Do Not: Go back to your college town every weekend unless you still live there. Grow up and adjust to your new life.
Do: Buy a suit.
Do Not: Buy out the entire store of Forever 21 just because you are too poor to go anywhere else, but still need to look trendy.
Do: Go out on weekends.
Do Not: Go out every night of the week just because you don’t have a job.
Do: Open a savings account.
Do Not: Spend the money in your savings account.
Do: Miss college.
Do Not: Miss college to the point where you slit your wrists at night. Life after college is not THAT bad.
Do: Have fun!
Do Not: Have too much fun that you end up an unemployed alcoholic. Balance fun with work!