Example Paper #1 - Makayla Bradford April 6, 2011 BUS 315...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Makayla Bradford April 6, 2011 BUS 315 WF 9:00-10:15 Paper #1 I thought I knew everything about myself and my career, and I was pretty close, but this class material including the textbook, the Myers Briggs, and the Strong Inventory Test have helped me learn more and what I can improve on. The Strong Inventory Test allowed me to see I do know what I want to pursue in life because I do have more dislikes, than likes, which reassures me I truly do know myself. The Myers Briggs showed me personality traits I have and show me things I unconsciously do. Now that I know what some of my weaknesses are, I can work on them and correct them so I can have higher success in my career. It is a great feeling to know what I want my career in life to be and what I enjoy doing fit together and due to this, I realize I will have a greater sense of accomplishment. There are many things I have learned about myself from the Strong Inventory test, which include reasons I pursue particular careers, what I enjoy, and how my interests and potential careers fit together. One of my highest themes was Enterprising and I learned that I do genuinely enjoy managing, persuading, and marketing with my verbal ability and ability to motivate others, while continuing my values of competition, influence, and status. Other things I learned from my other themes included my enjoyment of helping others and giving advice, which I realized are very important factors in determining what careers and organizations I want to become a part of. My top 5 Interest Areas included Politics and Public Speaking, Management, Law, Human Resources and Training, and Marketing and Advertising, which would be the ones I would have chosen if given choices. The areas of my least interest were exact and reassured me I know what
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
I do not what to have as a career in life, which included Performing Arts, Military, and Science. There were occupations in My Top Strong Occupations I have not thought of pursuing, but am looking into now which include School Administrator, Community Service Director, and Public Administrator. Through this test, it gave me a variety of occupations I could pursue and opened my mind to all the possibilities that are available with the education I am pursuing. Currently I am on the right path as shown in the test because I am working on my BA in Management and a minor in Political Science, then want to receive a dual degree in MBA and JD, which will allow
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 6

Example Paper #1 - Makayla Bradford April 6, 2011 BUS 315...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online