Illustrations by Martina Paukova for The Washington Post
Life Skills 101
The transition from college to the real world can be rocky. You're on your own, with a new job (if you're lucky) and a pile of responsibility. But you also have more freedom than ever, to take control of your finances, to make a fresh start with healthy habits, to make new friends and express yourself through your clothes and your home. We want to help. Here's some practical advice you didn't learn in school.