I will advance in management behavior skills, and learn how to examine ethics through an in-depth study of a number of pertinent social issues related to the conduct of business in modern society. I plan to implement QuickBooks as an additional support to maximize my accounting skills during my studies at Empire State College. The educational plan was a guideline in helping me prepare my course of study. It has also given me some incentive to be more determined in all my academic learning throughout the college term the place where I have chosen to receive my Bachelor’s degree of Science.
In communication skill, Addison Kim strongly suggested me to focus on it because communication skill is the main component of financial analyst. If professional and technical skill is the key to become financial analyst, then communication skill is the key to obtain advanced management position. To Improve my communication skill, Addison Kim said I should improve my English, and become an active speaker. Attending club activity, joining competition, and networking are three recommendation for me in college. By accomplishing the three targets, Addison Kim believed I will gain improve on leadership, public speaking, team work and so on.
Additionally, I will utilize the context strength because I will be required to analyze the past to make informed decisions about the past. On the other hand, I have used these two strengths in the past when leading a team. For example, I was the leader of a team for Future Business Leaders of America and the group was responsible for creating a station that taught money management to elementary students. As leader of the group, I challenged team members not to be complacent rather to search for ways to improve our station. In doing so, I prompted members of the team to analyze our booths performance in the past; therefore, members’ were required to look at the past and analyze it in order to make changes for the future.
When the opportunity arose to write my goal statement, I started writing a list of characteristics of an educated person that I wanted to develop in myself. The list was very confusing for me because some items were very specific while others were vague. I re-evaluated my list and discovered that the list of characteristics I wrote down could be divided into two categories; I want to be a person with a well-rounded education at an established university where I can also have life experiences in the outside world. I decided then to choose specific characteristics that are important to me in order to become a successful leader in our family business. School and university education is the foundation for an educated person; if you are unsu... ... middle of paper ... ...m missing or want to expand upon.
Learning how to learn involves reflecting on evidence of learning. It is a part of the cycle of continuous assessment. This is where students and teachers set learning goals, share learning intentions, evaluate their learning through dialogue and self assessment and peer assessment. Through this learners become aware of what they learn, and how they learn. Relevant (QSA, ACARA,) documents highlight the importance of educational systems lifelong learning this is where students grow not only in knowledge but to become independent of the teacher.
Is differentiated instruction necessary to meet the needs of all levels of learners within the environment based on learning styles, interests, and readiness levels? Differentiated instruction involves daily assessment, either formal or informal, lots of planning, and a classroom of learners working together as a community (Tilton, 2001). Differentiated instruction is a learner-centered instructional design model that acknowledges that students have individual learning styles, motivations, abilities, and, therefore, readiness to learn. Differentiated instruction adapts learning to the students’ unique differences. It is a must for teachers to learn as much about each student as possible.
This is an outline of the recommended training program I designed for my self, based on my current needs assessment. I discovered that I would like to improve my managerial skills, improve my communication skills, and improve time management in order to become a successful business analyst. In my opinion in order to make these needed improvements in my career I will need to further develop myself professionally. I am currently taking classes towards my Bachelor of Arts degree in management information systems, and I have targeted April 2005 as a start date for additional training. The following are subjects that were identified during my needs assessments: · Stress management · Dealing with difficult employees · Understanding budgets · Time management · Leadership skills · Project management Listed below are the courses I recommend for my career advancement.
My understanding of the networks, skills and interests that I bring to the table is critical for the organization because this enables me to use those skills to leverage resources as a catalyst at the organizational level. About two years ago I took a class on individua... ... middle of paper ... ...g with Prof. Binder. Writing this final piece has allowed me to synthesize my experiences but I found it harder to reflect and make deep connections during the semester. I would like to explore and make a plan for a continuous, challenging, connected and contextualized reflection process as Collier and Williams suggest. I am determined to develop a more disciplined reflection process for my work in communities as a learner and as an individual.
Last but definitely not the least, those ideas inspire me to start to use the innovate-quantify-orchestrate approach to study how I can improve my own work by making such changes with the discipline it needs to succeed! Frankly, it is really my first time in my life to realize the existence of the three personalities and the significant difference and importance of the three roles that people played in our business arena. Before reading the book, I only know the three roles by job title and clearly I put myself as good Manager as my current position and seniority in my company suggested. However, now, I know that to be an effective businessman, I need to possess all the three personalities and well balance the three.
Career research reflection paper Introduction As an Economics with Business student, I hope to pursue a career as a data analyst after completing my degree. Education has been playing an important role in my life since I started my journey in learning, I have always understood the significance of education. I believe it is one of the major factors for my future career development. However, a research published in 2010 by Higher Education Careers Service Unit (HECSU) reveals that to be more employable graduates will also need to have a certain set of skills. The following skills are the ones most of the employers seek: dedication and commitment to quality work, basic literacy and numeracy, the ability to work well as a team; good communication skills, demonstrating self-motivation and a basic ability to use IT (Atfield & Purcell, 2010).