New York City is a wonderful place, and it’s an even greater place to go to school. Living in NYC has taught me many valuable life lessons, but these have to be the most important so far. Keep reading for 5 important life lessons living in NYC has taught me!
1. You will learn to work harder than ever before.
Some people assume that moving to the city will get them somewhere, but that isn’t necessarily true. You have to work hard to get what you want.
2. You learn to excel in a fast paced environment.
Every moment is important. There is no time for people to help you with your work. You must develop the skill of learning quickly.
3. You learn that communication is key for networking.
Going to school in New York teaches you how important it is to build a network. Make sure everyone you associate with will be valuable to your future.
4. New York’s diversity will inspire you to be more cultured.
New York City is full of diverse groups of people, which is why it is always good to have an open mind.
5. You will learn how valuable time really is.
You will feel as if you are always chasing something. Every minute counts and going to school in New York City will make it easier for you to transition into the workforce in the future.
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Autumn is 19 years old and from Long Island. She is currently studying Advertising at St. John’s University in New York. She is a full time student and works on campus.