Jay Sobe is a native of Cleveland, OH with an ambitious spirit and keen sense for opportunity. A graduate of Ohio University majoring in Economics with a minor in History shares his experience of moving to Brooklyn , New York as a Recent Grad.
By Matt Gray
After graduating from Ohio University, Jay Sobe wanted to fulfill his dream of moving to a big city. Prior to visiting New York, he set up as many interviews as possible and crashed on his buddies couch." Its tough to move to a new city and it really helps if you know somebody," says Sobe. "Even if you do not know anybody finding a place to live is extremely easy, there are sub leasers, monthly apartment rentals and even hostels if you really have to."
A nomads life in New York works well until he was forced to fill in the address section of his resume and cover letter - an area of importance most recent graduates seem to gloss over when looking for jobs out of state. So, what did he do? On all his jo...read more