A New Journey In my Life

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Back to School
Recently, I began a new journey in my life. I made the decision to go back to school. I chose to begin a family after high school and put my education on hold. My children are at the age now where they do not require my undivided attention. This has been a colossal learning experience. I have found it to be extremely challenging, yet incredibly stimulating. I will discuss my preferred learning style and explain how that style connects with my personality traits. I will also discuss my strengths, weaknesses, and how I they both effect my life. After that, I will give details about my plan to be successful in college and beyond. Finally, I will close with my thoughts and feelings about this course and how it will benefit my in the remainder on my college career. My Learning Profile

My learning profile is that of a "hands-on" person. During the first week of the class, I learned a great deal about myself. I am a kinetic learner; I learn by direct experience. It seems to be much easier to see something in front of me. I am one who longs to see the final product. I demand results. At times, my attention span and patience is short I tend to get bored when reading books.

Since I am an extrovert, I learn through group forums and contact with colleagues I have also been an outgoing person. I have worked in various positions that required me to interact with people. These traits are typical of my character. During my reading and research in this course, I can be classified as a "director". I find myself showing and telling others how to and what to do. I also feel this will be helpful in my future. My Strengths

I once was employed by a public utility service. In my position, I was responsible for payment arrangement for consumers who had fallen on hard times and needed extra time to pay their bill. One of the strengths I possess that helped me tremendously in that position is my strong customer service skills. I am a very sociable person;...