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You know your family and friends very well. You know about their likes, dislikes, desires, hopes, and dreams. But how well do you know yourself? For example, are you an introvert or an extrovert? What do you do in your spare time? What are you eager to return to when you finish your work? Answering these questions will help you to learn more about yourself. There are at least three reasons why you need to know yourself.

First, you only live once. Right now, while you can see, hear, and move easily, you should do what you want to do. Later, you may not get that chance. If you already know that you love to write, for example, you might want to start a blog. If you start a blog, you will discover that unlike other writing work, you do not have deadlines, other than the ones that you impose on yourself. You can therefore relax and focus on producing the best writing that you are capable of. You will build a list of followers who will look forward to reading your next article. Finally, you might even be able to earn some money. In addition to making your life more enjoyable, there is another reason why you need to know yourself. It will save you time and money.

Many students begin their college careers thinking that they know what they want to do when they graduate. Therefore, they believe that they know the best degree to pursue. However, these same students often change their majors, which extends their time in school. Their friends graduate and begin their careers, but they are still in school, working on their degree. If a person can avoid changing his major, on the other hand, he can save himself time and money.

Find ways to learn more about yourself. Join organizations at your school, such as band, choir, or sports teams. Being a part of these organizations will give you a chance to showcase your talent. You will also learn to work with others. In addition to joining school organizations, you can also learn about yourself by participating in community activities. You might volunteer your time at the local library, for example. There, you will learn whether you like working with people, or if you prefer to work alone. That way, when you get a job, you will have a better chance of being successful.


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