“Keep working hard. Take advantage of the fact that the school is growing and look for employers who have a strong culture are flexible and offer growth opportunities”
“Get involved while you are at school, weigh out your options and don’t be afraid to reach out to people in the industry and your professors”.
“Do everything you can to discover your passion while you are in school. It’s just as important to figure out what you don’t like – so take opportunities and get out of your comfort zone. If you experience difficulty finding your passion, think about what you are doing in your spare time – that is what you should be doing for a living”.
“The more you put into the program, the more you will get in return. Attend as many networking events as you can, maintain a close relationship with your teachers and get involved in extracurricular activities.”
“Keep an open mind in regards to meeting new people and trying new things- you never know where it may lead you. Volunteer at events or with associations to broaden your network and your knowledge of the extent of the industry and ultimately go after a job that you are really passionate about”.
“Treat others the way you would like to be treated”.
“You don’t have to know exactly what you want to do in this industry, you may work in a hotel or a restaurant and realize that it just isn’t for you. What’s most important is that you are constantly challenging yourself and trying new things. Eventually you are going to find something that you love and when you do don’t be afraid to go for it."