We will talk about Five such things that you should do before you start your college life. I am pretty sure, your 12th board exams are finished and your entrance exam also may have been finished or they are going to finish. And these things you should definitely do it before starting your college first year. Your college life would be very amazing and this will be one of the best times of your life.
The 5 things if you do that before starting your college first year. And these things will help you in develop your personality. Earning money in your college life means it will help in making money in your college life. It will help you in your long-term career.
The First thing you should definitely do, before starting your college life is
1. Going On a Solo trip
Solo trip basically means a trip or vacation on which you go alone that you are not going with any known person. And I can understand, that there will be many people among, who have strict parents and they won’t allow for a solo trip. Then you should try to go with your friends on a trip without your parent or guardian. And going on a solo trip has some benefits.
It is obvious you took so many efforts and gave exams then you definitely deserves a vacation. When you do a solo trip in such environment where you don’t know anyone and you get to meet a lot of different types of people. You can be friends with them and you can be socialize with them. These socializing skills, will help you a lot in your college life, especially in first year. And a solo trip gives you a similar environment where you don’t know anyone and you might be slightly nervous but when you will start socializing you will have lot of fun. You should definitely go to solo trip before your college begin.
The Second thing you should do before starting your college life is
2. Learning a New Skill
Preferably a monetizable skill means like such a skill for which people will pay you. For Example- If you become a video editor or if you learn visual designing or web development so these are all such skills which help you in college life, by being a freelancer or by picking up small projects and its benefit will be people will pay you for it. In your college life, it can be a good source of earning money.
Now, third thing which is very important to know that is
3. Became Financial Literate
In our country’s education system financial literacy is not given much attention. So many people when they become adults they do financial blunders and also some suffer from financial crises. But you should not make mistakes in your college life when it will start before you have time for that. So this is the best time to start learning about financial literacy to start getting more financially educated. To be financially educated you don’t need to take any courses and also there is no need to attend any classes. At this time there are many books, which you order and start reading slowly. Everyone say its important but people don’t pay attention to it and due to this in the long term they face a huge loss.
Moving on Fourth thing to which you pay attention and this thing is
4. Improving Your Communication Skills
When your communication skills are improve, then your confidence is improve and you can easily socialize with people and become friends with them and network with them. You become more approachable at the same time and you can confidently approach people. College life is all about friendship and opportunities and in both friendship and opportunities having good communication skills is important and communication skills does not mean you must have to be fluent in English. Communication skills means whichever language you are talking in how well you can express yourself and how confidently you can talk and also how much are you able to understand what others talking. Working on communication skills is definitely important.
Finally, Fifth one is
5. Work on your hobbies
Create a new hobby or if you have already any existing hobbies then pursue it. Many students who were in school is unable to pursue their hobbies because of 11th-12th class and study. Before college period you have enough time to work on your hobbies which is very beneficial for you it will develop your skills. These hobbies will help you in personality development and you will also get a lot of opportunities.
Before starting your college life you should surely look at these things which are gonna help you to start an amazing college life.