Good read, but nothing really new here. The empty promises of a stable job after university has been going on for at least two decades in Canada.
I know of at least one person who continues to pursue higher and higher levels of education in her field. Canadian grants and scholarships are far more lucrative than working at a rather hopeless job, if one can even find one, on the east coast of our nation.
I feel considerable compassion for the hard-working, university educated Millennial who tries to balance three part-time jobs just to meet their monthly bills.
My grandfather once said to me,
” If you can accept that life is unfair, then you have already won half the battle…”
Wise advice, especially for today.
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