The average employee stays at a job for just 4.6 years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. College graduates will usually take their first steps into their career path either as an intern or entry-level employee with the hope to propel their career forward. Those first jobs are full of ups and downs with disappointments and surprising successes along the way.
But whether you landed your dream job or are just hoping to pay the rent, the most important thing is to make the most of your first job and lay a foundation for your career. Here are some of the best lessons from entry-level jobs: [Read more…]