Virginia, 39, Investment Manager from Long Beach, CA Don’t be in a hurry to grow up. There’s plenty of time to be a grown up and have responsibility. Enjoy the present. You don’t have to follow a certain path. Be yourself and know your interests and do what you want. I wish I had known I could take a year off between high school and college and it would have been okay. Create your own path. Try everything at least once, you never know what you might like and what path it could lead you down.

Virginia, 39, Investment Manager from Long Beach, CA

  1. Don’t be in a hurry to grow up. There’s plenty of time to be a grown up and have responsibility. Enjoy the present.

  2. You don’t have to follow a certain path. Be yourself and know your interests and do what you want. I wish I had known I could take a year off between high school and college and it would have been okay. Create your own path.

  3. Try everything at least once, you never know what you might like and what path it could lead you down.