Singapore has always put a lot of importance on education, providing programs that gives equal opportunities for everyone to study. As a student, there are times though when the stresses brought about by college requirements are just too much to bear. When you are in the verge of giving up, think about these four things to look forward to after your graduation:
1. Dream profession. Doing something you have always dreamed of is definitely something to look forward to. Being able to apply what you have learned from school will give you a sense of fulfillment. You may have had difficulties with the written reports and exams in college but keep in mind that these alone do not define your capabilities. Practicing your profession gives you the opportunity to excel. Fulfill your lifelong dream and be one of the best professionals in the country.
2. Free time. After your graduation rites, there will be no more late-night cramming for school requirements. When you work, you will have all the free time after office hours. You can spend it wherever you want and in whatever form. Free time means leisure time for activities you never got to do while you were in college. The next time you feel like breaking down from the crazy after-school activities, remember that your hard work will eventually pay off. It will not be long until you enjoy all your free time for yourself.
3. Investment. Landing yourself a job after graduation gives you the wonderful opportunity of earning money. When you get an offer from a company, you will realize how valuable it is that you surpassed the struggles of your college days. With the right financial planning, you will be able to make both small and big investments, which will give you the financial freedom you want.
4. New relationship. After graduation, you will find yourself meeting other people from all walks of life. As you widen your social circle, you will gain new acquaintances and friends. You will form relationships with people who share the same passion with you. And who knows, you may also find your soulmate, if you haven’t found him or her yet.
Studying in a country with high standards for education may be tough that sometimes quitting seems like a better option. Expect things to be difficult. Being able to go to college is a stepping stone towards success. When you are pressed down, always think that all your sacrifices and hardships are worth it! Remember the saying, “No pain, no gain”. Be inspired. Do not quit. Endure the hardships that come along the way. The beautiful things to look forward to after college graduation are almost within reach.