I assist educational institutions in implementing software solutions.
A great day at work looks like this: Coffee, a full schedule, and working with clients and teammates to solve problems and learn. A great deal of my day involves phone calls and meetings with clients or communicating with them by email. There's a great deal of collaborating with colleagues and educating clients on our products, while making sure they are set up for success. That's my day in a nutshell, unless it's Friday - then there's a beer cart!
Here's the first step for college students
Plan your college agenda according to what you'd like to learn, not necessarily what you're looking to end up doing for a living.
"A music degree? What are you going to do with that!?"