I have a long list of hopes and wishes for the year ahead but I will share only a select few. First and foremost, I anticipate reading more books. I plan to read more since I am determined to go to college for English and Communication Arts. Secondly, I hope to grow taller. I am an inch from being 5 feet tall. Thirdly, I hope to befriend more people in my senior year.
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As a junior signing up for next year’s classes, I have a lot of questions I wish people would just…
Now that I have been out of high school for over a year, I have come to realize that those four years would have been so much easier if I already knew what I do now. Had there been someone to tell me what not to do and what to do, it would have been really helpful that first day of freshman year. However, no matter how much you prepare yourself, there are always those instances when you think it really could not get any worseÑright before it does.
Two key words: employers refer to them as soft skills. Take note of these important tips to give yourself a good shot at landing a dream job.
High school was a challenge for me. There were new teachers, new people and, at times, it became hard to adapt to such a rapid change. As I slowly adapted to those changes there were many mistakes that I wished, if given a second chance, I would have corrected during my freshman year. If I were given another chance to walk in your shoes, there are many things I would do differently.
To choose the best post-secondary path, you need to determine your goals -- what you feel you were created to accomplish on this earth. Without a destination, it is impossible to choose a route to take you there.
Disagreeing—it happens all the time. People like to be right, and they want others to think they’re right. But when someone else doesn’t think you are correct (or the other way around), it’s OK. However, when people forget that it’s alright to disagree and don’t respond appropriately, problems occur.
A common American dream, “going into business” can mean a variety of career choices. Knowingwhat you want to do in the business world can help you identify the skills you’ll need.