September 24th, 2012
My Chosen Profession
As any child growing up, I was always asked the question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” I would give answers like “A teacher, an orthodontist, and a babysitter!” It felt like I could be and do anything that I wanted to. Throughout the years I spent more time than the average kid thinking about my career, what I wanted to do, and who I wanted to be. It was my freshman year of high school that I learned I wanted to create my own cosmetic company and dive into the world of fashion and entertainment while somehow including God in all of it. I knew this industry would have many obstacles including hiring the right people, my financial situation, and not enough concern for the causes I feel are important. The only way I will succeed is with prayer and Gods support.
I am currently a biblical studies and business management major. I have huge plans with my life after graduation. Within the first year I want to have my business plan all drawn up and ready for action, but before this can happen there are many problems I will have to face. For example creating your own business from scratch is a huge risk. It is very easy to lose hundreds of thousands of dollars if you don’t do everything right. If this happened to me I would honestly have no way to pay my debts back and would be in a horrible financial situation, so I will have to plan to spend my money on only the necessities.
My makeup/hair product company will be started somewhere in Florida. You will walk in and the building will be beautiful. It will have black linoleum tiles with sparkles in them. The walls will be sparkly white and all the shelves, countertops, and displays will be neon. It will have a mini hair salon with a couple chairs and ladies on staff who have clients and the employee schedule will be based upon this. Also, there will be writing on the wall about how you are beautiful in God’s image and...