Essay On How To Meet People

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Are you going so you can meet people?

Before we talk about this point, I want to specify what I’m talking about. The previous chapter was about going to college for the nightlife sort of parties. When I refer to meeting people in this chapter, it’s in a more general sense. So while you can meet people and make friends in parties, I’ll be going over social life in general on this section.

Alright, now that I’ve got that out of the way, let’s start with the obvious. College, at least in the first world, hosts a very large part of young adults (18-22 years old). While there’s plenty of 18 year olds that don’t go the college route, on our day and age, most do. Other chapters go into whether that’s a good thing or a bad thing, but for now
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In fact, they often send their kids to the same schools as business partners so that they’ll get to know each other. If you can connect with some of these future big players, you’ll have a dependable network. On the other hand, if your network is made up of future 9 to 5 employees only....

Similar interests

Not everyone’s looking to network in college though. Most students just want to meet people like themselves and have some fun together. One thing in which college excels is just that. Social hierarchies exists just like in highschool, but unlike high school, there’s a wide acceptance of most groups. The nerdy guys aren’t mocked so much and people are more open to new things. () And thanks to student clubs and campus events, it’s easy to reach out to others with similar interests. You’re very likely to find at least a few people who are into the same hobbies as you are. Whether that’s canoeing, photography or anime, there’ll probably be a student group for it.

Right kinds and wrong kinds of people

Regardless of what your future plans are, there’s some company you shouldn’t keep. Junkies of any kind will drag you down. I’m not trying to police here. I’m not telling you that trying drugs once or twice will kill you. But hanging around addicts too long will push you into being one. As a famous man once said ‘’you’re the average of the five people you spend the most time with’’. Associate with healthy, happy people, and you’ll be
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