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My Personal Experience Learning to Golf

- Many people take up Golf thinking that it is easy, after all, how hard can it be to hit a little white ball with a stick. This thinking evaporates the first time they step onto a driving range and attempt to hit that little white ball. Golf is not easy by any stretch of the imagination. My experience with golf began in May of 2005 when friends came to stay with us; my wife informed me that I would have to take Roy, her friend’s husband Golfing. I had not been to a driving range (since I was in my teens) and I had never played golf on a course before....   [tags: Personal Narrative, Personal Experience]

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Personal Values and my Air Force Experience

- I was only nine years old, but I can almost still feel the bitter cold and the excitement in the thin air while sitting in the stands in the Rocky Mountains. The rivalry between the two Service Academies was at an all time high as the coveted Commander in Chiefs trophy was still up for grabs. Although the battle ensuing on the field between the two foes was formidable, it was the battle upon what to do with my life that was of greater consequence. The outcome of the game is now forgotten but the impression that the young servicemembers left would forever be etched in the back of my mind....   [tags: Personal Narrative, Personal Experience]

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Personal Narrative: My Experience in the Air Force

- I have been blessed to have led a highly fulfilling career over the past 22 years. The Air Force’s standards of conduct and performance have helped me mature into an adult while creating lasting memories along the way. I have had the opportunity to make significant contributions to my country that offer a sense of pride and personal achievement. My current duties allow me to directly contribute to the Air Force and Joint arena on an almost daily basis. Joining the Air Force helped me to realize I had undertaken a task bigger than myself....   [tags: essay about myself, Personal Experience]

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Personal Narrative: My Experience at a British International School

- Sometimes after SARS, bird flu and a military coupe I can’t help but wonder what is next. Growing up going to school with as many as 50 different nationalities, I have a unique perspective on the world. My family moved to Thailand in 2001, flying out of Seattle the day before the attacks on the World Trade Center. We lived in a city called Rayong, located four hours south east of Thailand’s capital Bangkok.My dad helped pastor a local church and my mom helped with the ministry and took care of us, the kids....   [tags: essay about myself, Personal Experience]

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Personal Narrative: My Peace Corps Experience

- It was the same thought process almost every morning on my way to work. There I was, a recent college graduate driving to a low-paying position that I was certainly overqualified for. While I knew that the job was temporary, I could not help but think of my former classmates who were embarking upon careers which offered comfortable salaries and benefits. Feelings of inadequacy, fear, and self-doubt would overcome me. Yet, as I would begin to ask myself, “what am I doing with my life,” I would merge onto I-496 in Lansing and the answer would come into view....   [tags: Personal Experience, Autobiography]

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Personal Narrative- My Experience with Love at First Sight

- I listen to the constant roar of motors as the dirt bikes and go-carts race around the small track behind me. For a few (usually uneventful) hours every Tuesday, I work at the ticket and rider registration booth; collecting money and making everyone sign the if-you-die-you-can’t-sue-us forms. As usual, I was signing in a few riders and spectators at my station; as I listened to my ipod in one ear I completed my task that I had done hundreds of times before. However, this time something distracted me, something that made me lose my rhythm in completing the current customer’s registration....   [tags: essay about myself, Personal Experience]

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Personal Narrative: My Experience as a Drama Club Coach

- The play is happening in two weeks. The sets are tarnished and dusty, numerous parts of it unfinished. The actors are tripping and stumbling over their lines, the less fortunate would have rejoiced at having something whatsoever to stumble upon. Amidst the rising fatigue and the Arabian swelter, tempers are shortening and temperaments are turning belligerent. A few months ago, I would have banged my head repeatedly on the stage floor. Now, survival would be a plausible option. The drama club was a product of my school’s attempt to invigorate its curriculum by encouraging various student clubs....   [tags: essay about myself, Personal Experience]

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Personal Narrative: My Experience with Being Away from Home in Italy

- There I was, holding onto my suitcase, standing in the airport about to board my plane. I was fifteen years old, going into my sophomore year of high school, and I was going to Italy for ten days with my best friend and a tour group from his school. For months, we had been counting down the days until we leave. The day was finally here and everyone around was full of excitement. Everyone else had been on planes multiple times in their lives. As for me, I had never been on an airplane before and had no idea what to expect about this upcoming eight hour plane ride....   [tags: essay about myself, Personal Experience]

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Personal Experience During an Interview

- ... A personal factor that I made sure I did correctly was arriving to the assessment dressed appropriately. This allows a professional theme to be set from the start of the interview. I started the interview off well by introducing myself, and the purpose of this interview. This allows her and letting her know clearly that nothing that is spoken today leaves this room, and I followed that with making sure she understood this and if she had any concerns prior or during to just ask. She responded well to this and we began the interview....   [tags: personal narrative, skills, strengths]

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My Personal Experience Through Counseling

- My previous experience in counseling encompassed three different aspects. The first is Decision Counseling which involves leading individuals in giving their lives to Christ. Next, Commissioned Lay Counseling assists in leading individuals to view life issues from a Christ-centered perspective. Lastly, Coaching consists of leading individuals to have a different view on past negative life experiences. Functioning in all three capacities has shown me the need others have for understanding and coping with difficult issues and has also shaped my desire to further my education and better equip myself with the knowledge needed to help the hurting and the lost....   [tags: Doctorate, Academic degree, Experience]

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A Career in Fashion Industry: Personal Experience

- I initially developed an interest in fashion through costume and dress, as a member in the campus-based modeling organization on my undergraduate level. There I was exposed to several disciplines in fashion; all which strengthened and intensified my passion for the field of fashion. I was in an environment that supported creative expression, providing me with a new and different perspective on clothing as decoration. Though the group’s endeavors were collective efforts, individual growth in our creative processes was still encouraged....   [tags: modeling, image, work experience]

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Personal Experience As A Child Of Divorce

- Within his book Helping Children Survive Divorce: What to Expect, How to Help, Archibald Hart (1996) offers parents and caregivers practical suggestions for preventing psychological and social damage that children often encounter as a result of parental divorce. While his credentials as a noted author, speaker, and family therapist draw people to reading this book, Hart’s personal experience as a child of divorce provides his greatest authority in offering useful information on this topic. Hart’s premise is that parents need to realize that children are unwilling and voiceless participants in the breaking up of their families; therefore, fathers and mothers must prioritize finding ways to cu...   [tags: Family, Mother, Marriage, Divorce]

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A Personal Experience Of Business Simulation

- I am not going to lie this class was my hardest it felt like I didn’t know what was going on at all time. It not like I wasn’t learning anything in there is just that I didn’t really get the class at all. Every time went on Capsim to do work I never get anything do because I didn’t know what I was doing. Is not like I didn’t like the class the class I just us doing the Capsim online was hard for some people because they didn’t know what to do. Next semester I think the class should be thought like microeconomic because more people we will it better....   [tags: Need, Want, Psychology, 2006 singles]

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The Reflection Of My Personal Experience

- How did you respond emotionally toward this person/couple during the interview. Given aspects of your personal experience, why do you think you reacted this way. (approximately 250 words) I feel like majority of my emotional reactions in regard to the minority cultural occurred during part two of the immersion process. During the interview I was very comfortable with Matheena, and I felt she was also comfortable and open to answering questions. My primary emotion was interest in learning more about Matheena’s story....   [tags: Islam, Religion, Muhammad, Emotion]

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A Personal Experience with Bad Leadership

- In the author’s experience, arrogance is the most damaging trait that a person in a leadership role can possess. Arrogance is the product of an ego that is out of control; however, the ego can be restrained when the will and desire exist to do so. The will and desire to control the ego and express humility must be a lifelong endeavor for those with large egos, lest they revert to their negative ways. A Personal Experience For many years, the author has reported either directly or indirectly to one particular manager....   [tags: arrogance, leadership, ego, humility]

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Personal Experience At A Hospitality Company

- Question 1: Based on your reading of the book and personal experience (if applicable) what do you believe are the 5 biggest changes that a large US hospitality company could/should implement in order to utilize management innovation to: A. Leverage talent with the company: leveraging the talent within the company is vital to the success of the future manager because it will allow the manger to generate its workforce. As a result, the manager will be able to cultivate a work environment that will foster a solid working environment for employees of all levels....   [tags: Management, Organization, Resource allocation]

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My Personal Experience On Patients

- Kelley Cosgrove shared her personal experience on how out of control her procedures got because of inexperienced doctors. She explained how complications began after surgery, as they were examining a spinal tap, when a needle goes inside the lumbar area of the back, and a piece of medical equipment got caught in her spine; eventually, doctors suggested another surgery. Cosgrove’s life was not the same since then, because now she takes medications that are not even helping and still lives with the pain (Cosgrove, K., 2014)....   [tags: Physician, Medicine, Patient]

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My Personal Experience Of Music

- The first of the questions that I wrote up was in regards to the interviewee’s personal experiences. I wanted to learn a little more about him. As students, we do not usually get to learn about the passions and desires of the teacher. I wanted to learn about them and find out why and how they became interested in what they do. In essence, I wanted to pick their brains just a bit. The first question asked the professor what made him interested in psychology to begin with. He told me that he was in a band prior to becoming a professor....   [tags: Psychology, Question, Interrogative word, Sentence]

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Personal Experience in Raising Children

- A bond that a child has with their parents can never be match. The love a parent gives their child is priceless. But I believe that children, once grown up, owe nothing to the parents who raised them. I say this because even animals, which lack reason, provide love to their child without a need of repayment. I, also, have a sense of experience raising my brothers and sisters and can say they owe me nothing. Finally, a parent should provide care, love, and protection of harm for their child. If the parents do not raise their child with care, love, and protection then its up to the child to decide whether he or she will raise their child in a similar matter or not....   [tags: humans, animal kindom, parents]

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My Personal Experience With Dyslexia

- This is a subject and disorder near and dear to my heart. My personal experience with dyslexia, with myself and my daughter, has given me great insight into what dyslexia is, what the signs are, and how soon you can detect the potential for problems. It is not always the case that dyslexia is the sole source of reading and reading comprehension difficulties, there are other disorders that can exist at the same time, and this is important to know in order to help students improve their reading abilities....   [tags: Reading, Orthography, Reading, Dyslexia]

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Personal Experience With A Family

- In my case study, I will be talking about a personal experience with a family I know very well. I will not be using their actual names; I’ll be using these names instead: the daughter, Cheyenne, the father, Jim, and the mother Lucy. I had a close friendship with Cheyenne for several years, yet, I was not really brought into her life and introduced to her family until her grandmother was terminally ill. The grandmother (mother to the mother) was a popular figure in the community and was loved by most all....   [tags: Psychology, Want, Family, WANT]

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Personal Experience Of Science

- Personal Experience Of Science Born as I was into the immediate post-war generation, my thinking on science parallels in many ways the generation as a whole. We came along in the aftermath of the first scientific war – fought between countries with, in many ways, highly-developed technologies, which served to both fuel and end the conflict (Brehm, Kassin, & Fein, 1999, cited in Schneider, Grunman & Coutts, 2005). But then came the first inklings that there was both more and less to science than shiny new machines, even killing machines....   [tags: Scientific Research ]

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Personal Experience on Microcultures

- Most of my feelings I have towards microcultures are all based of personal experiences. I think everyone always has some sort of feelings that come to mind when they see or interact with a certain microculture and I am no exception. When it comes to rich people, I feel annoyed, envy, and optimistic. I sometimes wish I had a lot of money and that feeling makes me optimistic about my future. I think rich people are greedy because even though they have a lot of money already, all they want is more....   [tags: discrimination, opinions, respect]

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Personal Experience: Borrowed Home

- “Come with me. It’ll be fun.” Teri could be very persuasive when she wanted to be. And anytime fun was involved, she wanted to be. Shopping in Des Moines was always a treat but neither had been to the new shopping mall. Teri had made it through another year of classes while working full time and she needed to celebrate. Leaving Chris at home with the girls Teri and Kristin had headed east to conquer the mall. Kristin had the time of her life. Shopping with Teri was one laugh after another. They tried on clothes they would never consider wearing and put together outfits even Lady Gaga would think twice about....   [tags: personal narrative]

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Personal Experience: Narranthians Fables

- If this rumored Witcher group was real I suppose we’d be there female counter part with a cross between the legionnaires’ Archon race, more so on the Witcher’s side of thing. Augmented to be perfect in almost every way, but unlike witchers we can produce and bear children; a select few of us, my report of fertility came back as a unclear, so in y case only fate and destiny will tell. I am Synthyche (Sin-they-shay) Adamme (Adam-may) the cold. I am called the cold because I am unfeeling, according to most....   [tags: personal narrative]

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Personal Experience: First Impressions

- “Hyunae-ah!” Hyunae turned around to see a boy with owl-like eyes waving his hands ferociously from afar. Her plump lips curved in recognition of the boy. He was Kyungsoo, her neighbor and best friend since elementary school. Their families were close together, and Kyungsoo often came over to her house to play or study together. Hyunae often confided her problems to Kyungsoo, especially after her parents’ death. On days when she missed her parents most, Kyungsoo would come and make her smile again....   [tags: personal narrative]

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My Experience With My Personal Experience

- I do not think that everyone fits in one hundred percent of the time. I think there are times that we all feel out of the loop, and there are times when we feel like we do not belong. Whether we like it or not, those moments can change us and shape us. I have had times like this in my life too. One of these instances that is still affecting me to this very day has become even more prevalent in the past few months. This experience I am having has changed the way I think, act, and feel about the world surrounding me....   [tags: Social class, Working class, Bourgeoisie, Thought]

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The Royal Music World Experience

- Many students have the erroneous view that anything; anything at all in the world is better than their school life. They dread the exams, loath the note taking and the bore of a teacher’s lecture. And yet, they have not realized how cradled and protected they are from society. In short, they don’t yet understand that fact that they are among the luckiest of age groups- never to worry about where monetary income is from, never to worry about when to ration their money spending. However, going to an internship changes all that....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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High School vs. College: A Personal Experience

- High School vs. College During high school, I did not have to study as hard as I do now that I am in college. Usually, I would be able to study the day before the test and score a hundred percent. Although, occasionally, I would be able to skip a few classes and get the notes from a classmate or of course, resort to guessing. However, now that I am in college, the lectures require much more attentiveness and are more complex: composing more information, meaning that one has to proportion time more responsibly and take an advantage of good study habits....   [tags: high school experience, college experience]

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Personal Experience And Experience Level

- 1. Describe your experience and experience level in the following areas: a. Preparation of operating budgets – I have experience creating full P&L’s, annual plan, operational cuts, operation expenditure reporting, budget versus actual- my level of experience in this area is advanced b. Cost reduction analysis – I have experience with ad hoc reporting for cost reduction, annual plan reductions- my level of experience in this area is advanced c. Financial modeling – I have experience creating financial models from assumptions in the annual plan, budget reporting, ad hoc reporting, reconciliations and other reporting models at PAE - my level of experience in this area is advanced d. Feasibility...   [tags: Costs, Cost, Customer relationship management]

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An International Learning Experience

- I am studying at Auckland International College (AIC), whose students come from many countries in the world, such as New Zealand, South Africa, America, Russian, China, Korea, etc. In this aspect, I believe that this life is similar to life at university because I, as well, have to communicate with people who have different nationalities and speak different languages. Nationality and language are factors that usually prevent a student from assimilating into a new environment. However, I think the experience at AIC can help me overcome these obstacles; and I, in turn, will support other international students....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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The Wake Forest Experience

- The Wake Forest Experience Wake Forest University serves an institute for higher learning, eminent for its top-notch academic reputation and its service in the community. With the goal of educating and advancing the entire individual, Wake Forest University stands as the school of choice for a plethora of high school graduates, including myself. With all of these aspects in consideration, my goal is to take advantage of every opportunity that this school presents, whether it be educational, community service, etc....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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My Personal Experience with Prejudice in America

- Someone once asked me how I felt about prejudice. “In contrast to what?”, or should I say, “shocking in all its forms.” Initially my response was puzzling. Let me explain. If you were to ask me how I felt about prejudice in the United States I would have to say, “Here, I am very aware of my skin color.” It is no secret that the US has had a long historical battle with racism. I am able to be educated at the collegiate level, due wholly, or in part, to the Civil Rights movement of the 1960’s. It is the reason I am allowed to vote in this country....   [tags: personal narrative, racism, prejudice, racial prof]

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Personal Experience, Tradition, And Understanding Of The Bible

- In class it was discussed that the Bible, traditions, and current or personal experiences affect our religious beliefs and faith. It was mentioned that a belief is shown in practice and that faith is seeking understanding in order to help us better recognize what is possible and true to us personally. The notion of faith is a journey; it varies and changes throughout life and different cultures. It is for that reason that while the different communities give these legs different weights, from a personal perspective all three are important and carry the same amount of weight in my life....   [tags: Jesus, Christianity, God, God in Christianity]

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My Personal Experience At The University Of People

- Introduction: In the English composition class, I have learned the online classes designed to promote peer learning via discussion and chatting. The virtual classrooms allow students to engage with fellow students and build the sense of the community. By actively participated in the discussion on various topics, the study indicated an increasing collaboration and knowledge sharing. To continue with this subject, I will share my personal experience from attending the University of People. Peer-to-peer learning This is a long process before any benefits become clearly visible....   [tags: Learning, Critical thinking, Skill]

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Personal Experience At The Business Professional Class

- Social activities are mostly intriguing and inspiring while at the same time it can benefit you with certain set of skills that allow you to widen your horizon. From personal experience, I have been a part of many volunteering events, and Junior Achievement is one of them. I have never heard of the program before attending the Business-Professional class with Kiki; frankly my first impression when I knew about the program was not the best, but after being a part of the program I started to enjoy the experience that I had with it....   [tags: Time, Better, Future, Improve]

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My Personal Experience With Reading And Writing

- My Personal Experience with Reading and Writing “Limits of my language mean the limits of my world” Ludwig Wittergurtain. Writing and reading are two nessesary skills that I need while I am learning a new language. After I moved to the US I started to realize that speaking basic English is not enough to be successful. I did well in my first job interview using my speaking skills – I got a job. But in the first day of work I understood that I would have to change my mind from “I really want to improve my English” to “ I really need to improve my English”....   [tags: Writing, Reading, Reading comprehension, Language]

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Personal Experience At A Real Estate Company.this

- Introduction With a brand new era full of opportunities and innovations, a great diversity of chance for employees consider optimal position and workplace what they should devote to.The main characteristic of this phenomenon is everyday in uncertainty , in order to manage this change people need to manage change.This essay centers on analyzing a personal experience about how they change their work over time by interviewing and explaining the perspective of a former middle manager in a real estate company.This essay seeks to link ‘Changing work’ to theory, by widening descriptive codes and comparing particular theories....   [tags: Maslow's hierarchy of needs, Motivation]

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Personal Experience : The Stock Market Game

- Part 1: Personal Experience The stock market game is a great way to learn and understand how stocks work. I ended up learning that going all in and shorting stocks was the quickest way to make money. Unfortunately, it is also the best way to experience the slaughter when stocks go other than what you predict. In the beginning, I did not truly understand how to play the stock game. I was afraid and put clumps of money in different stocks. The cost was hundreds and hundreds of dollars that. Slowly as I tested shorting with Sunedison (SUNE) I began making up the money that I lost....   [tags: Stock market, Stock, Short, Share]

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Personal Experience And Scenarios Of Anne Lamott

- Anne Lamott has an amazing ability to connect with the audience. With use of personal experience and scenarios to be able to connect with the reader using rhetorical techniques such as ethos and pathos. Although her use of vulgar terms may tend to turn off readers, giving her points less impact. Anna opens explaining how everyone has bad first drafts, even terrific writers. It is difficult to be able to sit down and create a perfect first draft. Even the published writers do not sit down and start flowing wonderful sentences easily....   [tags: Writing, Rhetoric, Rhetorical device]

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Personal Experience Of Being A New Kid

- Being A new kid is one of the most difficult things a kid will have to do in his or her childhood. I know this from personal experience of being a new kid. In high school I moved to three different schools in four years. It was extremely tough and at times I will feel so lonely, because high school students are harsh when it comes to a new kid coming into their school. They tend to be judgmental and have no desire to even speak to the new kid even if he or she is sitting all alone at the cafeteria table eating day old pizza with terrible tasting corn and a spoiled chocolate milk carton that has a missing girl on the side....   [tags: High school, Educational years, Sophomore]

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My Journey of Personal Growth

- As I have traversed my adult life, I do not remember when but, I have come to embrace the mantra “Be the Best You Can Be”. It is that “goal” to be the best I can be, as a Marriage Family Therapist, that has brought me to apply for the PsD program at the Newport Psychoanalytic Institute. So you may ask yourself, what causes someone to embrace the concept “be the best you can be”. As, I sit back and reflect upon my life, and who I have become today, I must start with family history. I was raised in Southern California with my siblings....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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Psychometric Tests And My Personal Experience

- Psychometric tests and my personal experience In today’s highly competitive job market it is extremely challenging and important for businesses to fill a vacancy with the right candidate (Cann, 2013). Due to high demand of potential candidates, developing a portfolio of employability skills which include psychometric testing is considered important in every workplace (Mills et al., 2011). Thus, I recently took three practice psychometric tests on verbal, numerical and inductive/logical reasoning....   [tags: Psychometrics, Test, Standardized test]

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My Personal Experience With Bipolar Disorder

- In my personal experience with Bipolar Disorder, I have come to realize, stability is earned not given. One specific challenge that comes to mind, is social stability. Bipolar Disorder makes you work very hard for it, or not at all, and therein lies the problem. I call this Bipolar personality trait, The "Introextrovert". I started to notice a trend, when I would take personality tests online. Many of the questions pertained to how you would react in certain social situations. My results would always change from one extreme to the other....   [tags: Psychology, Bipolar disorder]

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My Personal Experience Of Sandy Hook

- I was lounging around my living room making plans for my weekend when I first heard the news anchors reporting live from Newtown, Connecticut. I was anxiously awaiting the end of my first semester of high school when a classroom full of first graders lost their lives at Sandy Hook Elementary School. I was just a child on December 14, 2012 when the sanctity of the American education system changed forever. In the weeks that followed the Sandy Hook Massacre, our country was left grappling with the reality of what had happened....   [tags: High school, Middle school, Church of Christ]

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My Personal Experience For Pediatric Neurology

- The earliest memories I have are of being pulled out of my classroom in the first grade, and then being hospitalized, on multiple occasions. Memories of being treated differently when I was a kid are still fresh in my mind, the reason behind such treatment was kept from me and the only explanation my family and doctors could afford me was that I was “different.” It was only in medical school that I understood my condition, that is, epilepsy. Had my parents received appropriate knowledge about my condition and had I received regular pediatric care, my epilepsy would have been diagnosed and treated earlier and effectively....   [tags: Medicine, Medical school, Physician, Pediatrics]

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My Personal Experience With My Literacy

- All the people have an inquisitiveness to discover and learn different knowledge and experiences; we all have this ability to acquire knowledge and experiences through study, experience, or by being taught from the first day we born. As we grow up we have the neediness to be able to communicate with the others; consequently, we begin to develop the skills to talk catching all the words we hear around us that are important to the development of literacy. With time we are old enough to attend school, which is the place where we improve all our cognitive skills such as reading, writing, and math, but not all the people have the same know-how or capability to acquire this knowledge....   [tags: Knowledge, Learning, Language, English language]

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My Personal Experience On My Life

- My Personal Experience People all around the world go through miscellaneous experiences in their lives. Every situation can affect a person in any type of way. The resulting effect does not always need be dissatisfactory; sometimes is a combination or both good and bad. Many aspects in my life have influenced my personality and how I live my life. Getting bullied in middle school has affected my life intensely, however managed to make me stand for myself, a stronger person, and not scared of what anyone says about me....   [tags: High school, Middle school, College, Verbal abuse]

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My Personal Experience With Domestic Violence

- When I saw that the writing assignment for this week I can honestly say I did not look forward to sitting down and writing it. In fact, I put it off….did a ton of other things around my house before I could get myself to sit down and somehow put what I have to say about my personal experience/knowledge that I have with domestic violence. My children and I are survivors of domestic violence. It all started 21 years ago when I met my now X husband. When we first started dating, I thought I was the luckiest young woman ever....   [tags: Domestic violence, Violence, Love, Abuse]

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A Personal Experience with Moving

- Experience in Moving When humans reflect on their lives they often categorize things by their location at the time of the event, grouping their college experience separately from their hometown high school experiences. This association with place causes us to view an unwanted movement as an attack on our personal way of living. I first experienced such an affront when I was in the first grade, my family and I moved to a small town about three hours away from San Angelo. My father wanted to be closer to his aunt and uncle so he seemingly forced me and to tag along for the experience....   [tags: family, location, house]

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Personal Experience in Training and Development

- Personal review This programme comes later in my life and career, so I have thought at length on my motivation for embarking on this. My main reason - I still strongly believe, even at this mature stage, this will open opportunities that have previously been closed off. Working for 15 years as a Trainer and Lecturer in Further Education, I have acquired a keener awareness of learners’ personal development needs - which I view as one of my major strengths. Previously I helped design then delivered a 9-unit training programme (I.T....   [tags: Personality, Teaching, Customer Care]

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My Experience As A Pre-Pharmacy Student

- If a classmate ever tried to argue that majoring in Pharmacy is too difficult, I would be their nemesis. As a college student I witness many students pursuing certain professions because they know their college years will be a breeze. I have never been one of those students. Over the past couple of years I have matured and have become a well-rounded person because of my involvement in school. Being a pre-pharmacy student has taught me how to strive for excellence in my classes and in other day- to-day activities....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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Personal Experience with Human Behavior

- The purpose of this research assignment is to reflect and discuss the authors personal experiences about human behavior and link them to theory and research. To examine and provide insight about the changing experiences as a member of a small in-class experimental group; Apply various topics taught in Behaviour In Groups (Psyc 3430) and investigate the various experiential learning opportunities about behavior in-class groups. The author had experiences about two in-class groups - Group 4, “Jordan’s get it done” and Group 20 “Procrastination”....   [tags: development, group, research, theory]

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Personal Experience: The Power of an Impression

- Read the title above. What do you think about it. You should be guessing what would this 8 pages essay is all about. Could it be the memoir of a love experience between a man and a ladies or how does a blind person feel when he is able to see again. The theme does not really matter. The important of including a heading on the cover page is to create vague confidence for the readers. Just by giving a single look at the title, we are able to decide whether we want to continue reading or ignore the text entirely....   [tags: labeling, prophet Muhammad]

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Personal Statment: UCLA Directing MFA Admissions Essay

- Powerful theater combines intellectual ideas and artistry of language with the visual power of movement and physical strength. The theater I most appreciate involves the actors’ equal commitment to their bodies as to their voices. This theater makes art of the entirety of our evolution—biological, linguistic, and cultural—and represents the ultimate artistic elevation of the human spirit. This is the theater I strive to create. I believe the director is ultimately responsible for providing the distinct, guiding perspective of a production....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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A Personal Experience with Positive Psychology

- ... It was also very hard for me to see my mother grieve and go through the process of losing a parent. My mother was always a very strong woman so to see her cry almost everyday after my grandmother’s death was a very heartbreaking experience. Till this day my family and I still miss her dearly but positive thinking is helping us deal with the situation. Some people can’t image their life without their sight but my grandmother became adjusted to this limitation fairly quickly and tried not to let it have a huge effect on her....   [tags: social problems, affluence, sight]

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A Personal Experience in Classroom Management

- During my Professional Seminar II and Field Experience I observed in Mary Doe’s 4th grade classroom. During this observation I witnessed the effects of a learning environment that was designed by the students for the students. I was exposed to a classroom that was very diverse and learned the importance of teaching for learner differences. Not are students are the same and when the needs of a classroom are not being met the students can quickly become frustrated and deterred from learning. When the student’s needs are being met they are able to interact with their peers without the frustration and with guidance can maintain a safe learning environment....   [tags: learning environment, role models]

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Personal Experience: Dreams are not Illegal

- As a country we have continued to grow, becoming more diverse and allowing acceptance to change, but still struggle to allow each other to express our own beliefs without the hardship of each others opinions. Growing up with Hispanic students in my classes since kindergarten there were nothing more than good friends and a fellow classmate. Becoming close to a Hispanic student, I soon learned that this person does not have the same opportunity as me to continue their post secondary education. An undocumented student cannot receive financial help with federal funding, but being a documented student, I'm able to sign up for Financial Aid and all my education is paid for because of my family's i...   [tags: hispanic students, change, acceptance, beliefs]

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My Olympic Experience

- Attending the Olympics is a pursuit both aggravating and exhilarating. This paradox characterized my experience of the games. There will always be more exciting events to attend, but that does not diminish the intense allure of the biggest party in the world, whether or not there is anything to enjoy in it. The Vancouver Olympic events both sporting and cultural were characterized by agonizingly long lines, hyper-dense crowds, and expensive, often unobtainable tickets. While the list of free activities offered in the lower mainland warranted its own guidebook, those partaking in these events deserved a gold medal in waiting....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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Significant Life Experience

- Living life to the fullest and achieving my dreams has always been the number one goal in my life, but one day I thought that my whole life was going to come to an end. I never knew that people could be so cruel. Who would want to bring fear to anyone. Considering where I live, one would have thought that this would not have been a shock. I guess I was too young to realize the harsh realities of the outside world. I heard a scream, so I quickly ran to the front, and came to an abrupt halt before I could be seen by the masked man....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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Past Job Experience

- As editor for Potentate Press (2000-2009), I negotiated with and persuaded authors regarding many issues. I persuaded authors to make changes for aesthetic or editorial reasons. I persuaded authors to accept design choices more in keeping with the press’ restricted budget. I persuaded authors to meet deadlines. I negotiated with authors regarding recompense for their work. I sought out authors and negotiated for the right to publish their work. I negotiated with the publisher regarding direction of the press and the sorts of books we should publish....   [tags: Personal Experience]

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Personal Experience: The Seventh Grade

- The seventh grade....what can I say. It has been a roller coaster, one full of notes, homework, deadlines, big assignments, deadlines, huge projects, speeches, presentations, and learning. I suppose that, looking back on it, I can honestly say that most of the year depended on how well I was able to read, write and adapt new skills. Every thing, in every class I have, in its own right, ties back to the classes that teach me the fundamentals of reading, writing, and speaking. Granted, most of these things we are taught early on, but we are always getting better, improving, revising, and adapting....   [tags: presentations, speeches, homework]

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Justice System: A Personal Experience

- For my research paper I decided to observe at the North Justice Center in Fullerton, CA for the morning session. My goal entering there was to watch the process of a criminal trial since I felt that would be the most interesting and would allow me the opportunity to witness all the working parts of our justice system in action. While waiting for the criminal trial to open its doors and start, I managed to come across a post- arraignment court, where I was able to watch a different side of our criminal justice system....   [tags: Plea Bargain, Criminal Trial]

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Personal Experience: Sunday Worship

- ... Once again, I slowly raised my hand and injected that praise is what we do, worship transcends beyond these parameters as an act of honoring and revering God. Worship is the entire church experience. Before I could elaborate further, he quickly indicated it was time to close out and we didn’t have time for further discussion. This Sunday School experience demonstrated the necessity for us to educate those persons who uphold leadership positions in the Church. If the Sunday school teacher had simply taken the time to research the answers to his questions, he would have been properly equipped to lead the discussion....   [tags: church, A.M.E. zion, non-denominational]

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Personal Experience: Team Fuqua

- In 2009, I first thought about pursuing MBA and started gathering information about different business schools. Fuqua was visiting India at that time and I got the chance to attend my first ever business school information session. It was there I first heard about “Team Fuqua” and interacted with a couple of Fuquans to learn about their Fuqua experiences. In fact, till date, I have attended four Fuqua’s information sessions and also interacted with a few alumni, Ayush Khanna, a current second year student, and Aruna Yadav, a friend who is currently on exchange at Fuqua....   [tags: business, MBA, skills]

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Personal Experience: Grandpa's Death

- Many turning points have occurred in my life, but I would say one really sticks out for me. This was when my granddad died in 2010. I talked about this event and how it affected my life in a thought piece earlier this year, but I thought this would be a good opportunity to elaborate on such a life changing event. I clearly remember the day I found out about my granddad's passing. I was at school. It was a normal, joyful day. My dad was planning on picking me up, but instead my friend's mom picked me up....   [tags: family, emotion, mourn]

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Personal Experience: College Decisions

- We have all been to the point in our life where we have to decide where it is that we want to go to school. When the time comes to make this decision, messing up could possibly bring your dream career to an end. That is why I must choose extremely careful. I should go to Morrison Institute of Technology for a degree in engineering rather than Illinois State University and Southern Illinois University. Morrison Institute of Technology sounds like it is more geared toward engineering degree; therefore, I should definitely get my engineering degree at Morrison Institute of Technology....   [tags: mechanical engineering, tuition]

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Personal Experience: Microteaching Session

- Firstly, I want to take this opportunity to express a thousand of gratitude to my beloved lecturer, M N Y for all of her hard work in imparting skills and delivering useful knowledge to my friends and I. The learning experience with her throughout the semester is very pleasing and fun. Regarding the assignment for the subject Teaching Listening and Speaking Skills in the Primary ESL Classroom we are required to produce a lesson plan as well as to conduct a Microteaching focusing on listening and speaking skills....   [tags: listening, speaking skills, students]

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Personal Experience: Applying for a Scholarship

- U.S consular officer asked me, “What would you like to do after your graduation?”, I candidly replied, “I want to be an ambassador, an envoy who will represent Nepal .” I saw a glare in his eyes, a glare of hope. Even though I was standing confident, I was praying for my future. The consular officer handed me the documents and said with a magnanimous heart, “I am providing you the visa to go to the United States. I wish you all the luck to pursue your studies. Chase your dreams.” I still stir those memories and have planted them deep inside my heart as a reminder to motivate myself every single time when I get distracted and dissuaded....   [tags: visa, nepal, U.S. consular]

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Personal Experience: Masquerade Maddness

- In my premature days, I was known by two names. Jane was what I was called by my tutors. And Amelia was famous within the scullery maids. I was what you call a countess or a lady who had countless maids and servants waiting on foot every minute of every day. Wherever I went, from a young age, I was adored – not just for my looks but for the way I came across to everyone: beggars, orphans, widows, commoners’ dukes and most importantly Queen Victoria herself. I must say the Queen thought of me as a darling and occasionally invited me to her balls that fell every fall....   [tags: dialogue, beggars, warriors, widows]

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Scary Experience On The Road

- Most people I know have had some sort of scary experience on the road. Whether it is driving on the road or trying to cross the street. My scariest experience took place on a sunny Thursday afternoon driving home. I pick my brother up from school around the same time everyday. But for some reason, I decided to pick him up a few minutes earlier that day. I took the same, usual, boring road to picking him up. There was no traffic that day, no pedestrians on the sidewalks and the sky was clear. Not a cloud in sight....   [tags: Personal Experience, Autobiography]

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Personal Experience in Indonesia and in the US

- Hippocampus. It is a word that I used to confuse people around me. I thought I would be the only one among the people I know who would have known the actual meaning of it. Not surprisingly, almost everyone thought it means a school for hippos. Well, almost. Until I, hubristically talked about it over a typical family dinner. The man who sat opposite me responded, “ Oh really. Well, I actually know what that means, It is a part of your brain.” To sum up, that was the day when I felt extreme cognitive dissonance....   [tags: hippocampus, family]

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My Personal Goals, as a College Student

- As I struggle threw another ten minutes on the treadmill, I’m reminded at how unnecessary that last cigarette I had was. Or maybe if I had skipped out on the last round of shots last night I might be okay to go lift weights after this. At least I’m in the gym and you have to applaud yourself on small steps, right. Looking at my life a year ago and I have to say studying vocabulary words for anthropology or writing essays on the possible origins of World War I were not activities that I was motivated in participating in....   [tags: Personal Narrative, Personal Experience]

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A Personal Experience with Urban Sprawl

- I’m one year old and my mother and father move to the out skirts of a little village named Pleasant Prairie in the county on Kenosha County in Wisconsin. My first memories at this new house where playing in the farm fields that surrounded my old retired farm house. I was once told that all the land within a mile was owed be the man who built my house in the early 1800’s. But now because of urban sprawl, and land building the land had a school, church, roads and house on it. Around the time that I moved in that area was still farmland for the majority, as I grow up the land that I once played in and dodging farming tractors changed to dodging construction tractors because the fields where bou...   [tags: urban sprawl, environment,]

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Personal Experience as an Event Assistant

- As an Event Assistant my main responsibility is to provide administrative support and customer service for events in lower mainland, national and international locations. This entails, continuously to be in contact with various alumni from different demographics and be the point of contact. My position also necessitates me to work in conjunction with 5 events managers who have different working styles. Working on multiple events at the same time with similar deadlines there is grave need to develop prioritizing skills and change them at a moment’s notice if need arises....   [tags: transactive memory, multiple events, memory]

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Personal Experience: Me as a Writer

- I can remember the first day of school when I walked into Mrs. Mary Doe´s room and I wondered, “What am I going to learn this year?” Well, the answer to that question is a lot of information that will help me in the future, especially, how to make a great essay. This valuable information will take me into high school and beyond. This information is the roots of my writing that has made me greatly improved as a writer. This year I learned what kind of writing I like, how I write efficiently and fluently, and how I changed as a writer....   [tags: writing strengths and strategies]

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Personal Experience: Myself As a Writer

- Myself As a Writer Today we write more often, whether in school, at work, or on social networks. A writer is a person who uses written words in various styles and techniques to communicate ideas (Definition from Wikipedia; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Writer). As a writer I like to use social networks to writes post or comment on my friend’s status. I also enjoy writing on topics I like, without too many constraints on the organization of my writing. However I dislike formal writing. When I have the time to write I like to write about posts that talks about the politics of my country on my Facebook page....   [tags: politics, facebook, texting]

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Personal Experience: My Life as a Monk

- ... Some looked foolish trying to communicate with gestures. One reason we ate so little was because we have to grow everything ourselves. We also believe that we are not worthy of having luxury so we don’t eat meat. It was also seen as temptation and we were to stay as far away from it as possible. In our monastery we had three gardens. In one we grow vegetables. In the other we grow herbs and berries. In the last one we keep the animals. We have about eight cows, ten chickens, fifteen sheep, and two pigs....   [tags: monastery, charlemagne, monastic habit]

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My Personal Experience On Health Care

- Early in life, I realized that education often determines one’s fate. I grew up in a country where struggling is a way of life. I was born and raised in a small rural area in the heart of Luzon in the Philippines, where farming is the people’s main source of livelihood. Because the city was an hour away from our town, the access to hospitals and health care facilities was difficult. Only a few dentists, doctors, and specialists are available in our area. While growing up, I instinctively knew that I wanted more in life and I also want to make my parents proud....   [tags: Health care, Health care provider, Medicine]

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Personal Experience: Volunteering at Victim Support

- ... I sometimes distribute victims to supporters and arrange times, dates and locations for meetings. Lastly, I perform safety checks for home visits so that VS volunteers, minimizing risk for them. Working with vulnerable adults in person, I was able to practice the skills I learned in my Middlesex undergraduate course. Though we had been told that supervision was important to counsellors, I thought it was exclusively for the benefit of the client. The distress expressed by people whose dead mother's ring was stolen, or were terrified to leave their homes after a violent assault was harder for me to hear than I had expected....   [tags: burglary, sexual assault, domestic violence]

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