'Unemployment is real' - and other lessons Tweeps learnt from their 20s

Transitioning from your teen years into your twenties is far from easy, as tweeps have testified.

Though it can be a tough learning curve, there are some valuable life lessons to be learnt while in the age group as a young adult.

From heartbreak and friendships, to money, joblessness and work ethic, Twitter users dropped some serious knowledge bombs about the growing pains of adulthood.

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