“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele
We’ve all heard of people who’ve always had extraordinary journeys towards success, but have always had ordinary starts. Their constant efforts are examples of how an individual can function efficiently and lead a life of balance. For those who started off on their own, a blend of both education as well as career was needed as finances may have been a constraint. Today, youngsters are more determined than ever to get their lives sorted out as soon as possible. Many of them then move on towards securing jobs that will help them earn. This is where they learn to manage their finances at a very young age which is indeed an essential skill to have. Apart from necessities, students also do it for their passion for a certain career. There are a variety of options that they have and can take up such as that of photographers, writers, home cooks and others.
Nonetheless, all of these opportunities are to be taken in a stride and worked on judiciously. By having a specific goal and a mission, one can always find themselves capable of balancing both their job as well as academics. This always proves to be extremely beneficial for the youngsters and helps build their lives.
Instantaneous Financial Support at Hand
Education today is becoming an increasingly expensive affair, especially for the middle classes. And with parents even asking for quality, it is bound to require better finances. Students today are completely aware of the rising prices and this is where having a small job helps in supplementing their needs. They are able to have their own backup system for whenever there maybe any dire necessities. A lot of workplaces also cover the employees’ medical insurance hence allowing for assistance in case of emergencies. Apart from that, the money earned could also help with personal expenses as well. Students who live away from home or have moved overseas can also find this helpful in lightening the strain on their wallets.
Gaining Experience along an Educative Path
Education is an important in every individual’s life and each one of them learns a variety of things in their lives. This provides them with the knowledge that may prove to be helpful in terms of getting better job opportunities in the future. A part time or a weekend job on the other hand helps the student learn the nuances of workplace etiquettes. There will be immense exposure to how a workplace functions and mainly learn to handle the pressures of task completion. The skill of completing a given task within a particular tight schedule will also help when implemented into an academic scenario. The person will function as efficiently in the university as they do at their workplace. The side by side experience will also add onto the resume and prove to be advantage ones the person completes their educational requirements.
Crafting an Independent Individual
When an individual is working and earning by themselves, they’re able to learn the art of independence. It may seem to be an easy task but requires an immense amount of efforts to be efficient while handling it. Students who are able to find opportunities to work are able to respond better to living on their own. They also learn to realize how important it is to use this to their advantage by saving up and spending wisely. A lot of youngsters upon stepping out of their homes after finding jobs tend to not have enough financial knowledge or a sensible mindset. But handling two major tasks at ones makes a person capable of taking on any situation.
Efficiently Managing the Ticking Clock
Multi-tasking is what only a few people can manage in a clever manner and in a way that both the tasks are completed. But one of the main factors that is directly associated with it is time and learning how to use it wisely is extremely necessary. Planning an entire day out in advance helps in creating a schedule which will in turn not lead to any clashes. This skill is of utmost importance in both a workplace and at an educational institute and handling the two gives a sense of balance.
Setting the Bar High
Working and studying at the same time can be a bit tedious for most, but for those who know to deal with multiple things, it counts as an advantage. The resume can portray the individual as someone who has ample capability. Workplaces being tricky can count this as an additional skill showing your strong drive as well as work ethic. Employers constantly look out for candidates with these abilities hence adding to one’s personality.
When an individual is able to handle two major sectors of their lives in a productive and conducive manner it will allow for many successes to come their way. The going maybe tough but nonetheless the path is one full of learning.