Pursuit of a Dream

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A dream is a hope, a wish, and a pursuit. People have dreams about what they want to be when they grow up and what they want their children’s future to be. Not all of these dreams come true, though. Even if we work really hard and put our heart into it, there is no guarantee that we will fulfill our dream. Many of us hope to find our dream job, the work that will really make us happy and excited, and however it feels so hard and beyond our reach. Very few people have the opportunity to work in the career of their dreams but, if this opportunity presented itself to me, I would choose to be an IT specialist. When I decided to go back to school my objective was not only to raise my knowledge and receive a degree, but I decided that the only career for me to pursue would be to earn a degree in computer science. Not because any other degree wouldn’t be helpful, I can learn anything necessary to do a job, but because by earning a degree in computer science I would be able to fulfill a dream of mine that I had held since my early days in school. I want to be able to help people with their computer problems when they can’t understand it enough to fix it. Those who work as computer specialists are constantly dealing with some form of new computer technology. They may build and design new systems, or they may provide consultation on the purchasing of computer systems for a company, school, or small business as to what type of computer system to purchase. That is one of the biggest reasons why I have start on this program of study, to accomplish my life dream of becoming an IT specialist. I will be performing interesting, exciting, and challenging work while using my own ideas and at the same time drawing on an extensive knowledge base. It is a job that will force me to be thinking continuously. I hope than sooner or later, my wish will come true – to get my dream job and feel all the excitement of being able to work exactly what I like and feel passion for, and finish the...
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