Getting Down to Business

It’s difficult to make the shift from being a student focused on academics to an employee trying to find one’s place in the working world. After all, there’s so much more to workplace culture than just work and you can’t learn all of it in school. How do you connect with co-workers? When should you highlight your individuality as opposed to fitting in with the crowd? What’s the best way to bridge gaps in understanding that may exist around any number of areas, including gender and age?