Why Starting A Business Is the Best Idea for Collegiates

By Kathleen Martini on November 19, 2013

In today’s day and age, co-eds are fed a variety of drivel from countless sources that are older, wiser, and know better than we.

Get a degree.

Get a good degree.

Get a good degree that will you get you a job.

Stay in said job until you a) get a promotion to a better job or b) die. How else do you expect to pay off student loans from that degree you just got?

Presently we live in an economy where jobs are out there, but scarce and hard to get for someone just leaving the warm and comforting university bubble with a few internships and little to no actual job experience. ?Let’s face it: no one is going to hire a 22-year-old with a shiny new degree when they can hire a 30-year-old with a degree plus an additional eight years of employment.

Hence the reason why about 50 percent of new college grads are unemployed.

BUT THERE IS HOPE!?There is something that we millennial have that our older counterparts do not! And that beautiful phrase is:

By Kathleen Martini

Uloop Writer
New York born, Georgia raised, Texas built. I'm a Journalism major at Ohio State minoring in German, Theatre, and Media Production & Analysis. I row, ride horses, and do taekwondo, so be careful what you say about my articles. My dream is to write for the LA Times while pursuing a career in acting, and that's the projected game plan for after college.

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