She also states that “a balanced mind is focused, directed, organized, and calm”. I have gotten a lot better at finding balance, yet I still wrangle from time to time with feelings of anxiety, despa... ... middle of paper ... ...ain a university degree. Implementing a personal plan only enhances this chance and I fully intend to do my part. However, I would like to acknowledge an Authority over my life that supersedes any plans I might have, and that is my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. My first priority is to focus on and increase in my relationship with God.
I have noticed that ever since I have started college, I have gotten closer to my mother mostly and little more with my father. We still bicker with one another, but that is normal. Overall, I believe that healthy and bad relationships shape the person you are today and even though it can be too much to handle at times God is always there and has a plan for
Confrontation has always been anxiety producing for me but in this class I learned how productive it can be. In class we said that storming can happen during a transitional time, maybe when the facilitator is providing less structure or there is a power struggle against two group members. Whatever the presenting problem may be it is causing a great environment, for people like me, to work on their conflict resolution in a safe atmosphere. Overall, there are numerous benefits and opportunities related to this phase of group work. For me the thought of conflict being useful was preposterous because I was raised to avoid conflict at most costs.
I believe one purpose for this life is to learn to act for ourselves. Learn to see a situation correctly and act righteously. In this paper I wish to discuss many of the thoughts I have had recently on setting a pattern for making ethical decisions throughout my life. I will present many of the traps I have fallen into or observed in others. Everyday I'm faced with decisions of right and wrong, most of which are easily and correctly dealt with.
No matter what the situation, I had to improvise, adapt and overcome the tasks presented. Often, requiring to challenge me to learn, explore and apply n... ... middle of paper ... ... effect of injuries and the course of treatment. At the same time, my experiences have created biases and it will be a challenge to unlearn those beliefs and techniques that proved effective to me as a personal trainer. Constantly I have to remind myself that I am a student and use those biases to formulate concrete questions to assist in my learning. Additionally, I look forward to the new and exciting opportunities to learn in greater depth and test my abilities.
In other words, these two tasks may be utilized a great deal, but the level of effectiveness in which these skills are used varies between each individual person. In effect, those who fear public speaking can learn how to confront their audience with confidence. Prior to taking this class, I considered myself as a mediocre speaker because I
Another one that landed in the blind was “Cry baby”. This was a term used by my friends to communicate to me that I let things get to me too often. Before this assignment I was unable to concur with this belief, but I am now able to agree. It surprises me how even though all my characteristics can overlap and work with each other, they can so easily be placed in separate Johari boxes and defined as known or un-known to myself and others. Regardless I believe it’s a great way for intrapersonal communication and
My Overall Personality While taking this course I have learned so much about myself, mainly pertaining to my own personality. I have learned what my stressors are in life and how I tend to cope with these stressors. Being able to understand my own personality structures and how they affect how I think, feel, and behave has been extremely beneficial. I have also learned that I should not be so hard on myself because no one is perfect, and everyone has areas where improvements are needed. Learning exactly where my improvements are needed and how I can improve those imperfections will be extremely helpful for my future in order to grow as an individual.
• Reflecting on your first journal entry, what have you learned about your strengths and weaknesses as a negotiator? Before taking this module of Managing the negotiation process, I perceived my strengths and weaknesses solely based on my personality. Thanks to a variety of supporting materials such as the lectures, textbook, class discussion, role-play exercises and group work assignment, this course has offered me an opportunity to look at myself more comprehensively. It also helps reveal my style as a negotiator. My strengths and weaknesses are now becoming clearer to me so that I know how to make use of the strengths and reduce the impacts of the weaknesses.