As I've submerged myself in the agriculture industry, taking every networking opportunity that comes my way and adding to my portfolio, I've realized there's a world of opportunities out there I did not know existed when I was a 13-year-old who thought I had it all figured out. I've very recently realized my path doesn't have to be so straight and narrow.
At the beginning of my sophomore year, I realized that a year had gone by and I hadn’t made an effort to get involved in a single one of the 1,300 student organizations at Ohio State. I had been crazy involved up until this point in my life, so I was pretty disappointed in myself for wasting the past year. So, I got to work.
As an intern with Southwest Airlines,I learned a lot of things during a professional development day that were the exact opposite of what I had been told over and over again by professionals thus far in my college career, including these four common misconceptions.