Question 1: a) A mission statement is a statement whereby you express your strengths, reputation and ethos; and how you plan to achieve your goals. It is a statement of purpose. Source A and B are both very clear examples of mission statements. In source A, Mahatma Gandhi’s mission statement – he expresses his religious values of only fearing God and also his strong will to not allow himself to be wronged by anyone on earth. He also emphasises his ethical attitude towards life by saying, “ I shall conquer untruth by truth,” meaning he will always remain honest.
Tristan Stallenberg Life Orientation Task 1 Question 1: a) Mission statements are in place to let us what you as a person or organisation stands for and what your purpose is. Source B’s mission statement is about the values that Ben Franklin stood for and how he would carry out his values. The design of the mission statement makes it easier to be used for motivational purposes. I agree with the design of the mission statement as well as the contents of it, each value is supported by a way of carrying out the value in a simple form for everyone to use in their daily lives. Gandhi’s mission statement is powerful in the sense that it makes one reading it feel that you shall overcome anything.
At the age of 16, Franklin decided to venture to Philadelphia to find work. Philadelphia was the ground from which Benjamin Franklin grew. In his autobiography, Franklin said, “my first Entry into that City, that you may in your Mind compare such unlikely Beginning with the Figure I have since made there” (28). This quote embodied the vision of America in that it showed that Franklin believed that a person could become successful regardless of where they came from. Franklin’s learned and eager reputation soon started to gradually spread in this new city.
He believed in conveying the message through love and compassion. It was a message motivated truly by humanity. The great Indian leader Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi aptly acknowledged this by saying: "I learned from Hussein how to achieve victory while being
Benjamin Franklin Through his efforts to influence and inspire the world, Benjamin Franklin led America to reach new heights that would eventually make it the strongest nation known to man. As one of the most involved men in the United States during his time, he managed to transform America and change it into the country its citizens love today. There are many ways that Franklin provoked the lives of the American people during his life. Even after his death, the whole nation carried on its motivation that was sparked by Benjamin Franklin. Franklin’s life was greatly influenced by Renaissance idealism.
Like when he used is intellect when he helped plan strategies for the American Revolution. During the American Revolution, Franklin shows some of his leadership to the Patriot cause. A excerpt from Franklin’s contributions to the American revolution as a diplomat in France says, “...Franklin went to france in the early part of the revolution as the official diplomat and
Another reason is it is trying to show that the shoes are strong and powerful and help save the but in an environmental way. Personal Impression To me, this ad is basically saying that these shoes are strong and durable. It shows to me that unless you get these shoes you will never be a man, which I find very unnecessary because your shoes do not define the kind of man you are. The way they compare these shoe to a fictional super character is interesting to make it look like it would have similar qualities to that of the iron man suit, which makes me think this is an ad aim toward young children and fans of marvel
In order to achieve it we must go into action.” Many of his speeches have been recorded and are still used to inspire TED talks/ inspirational You Tube videos and meme’s today. Previous Gov. Giuliani (NY) stated in a letter to Churchill’s Granddaughter that, “There is nothing more inspiring than the reflections and inspiration by Churchill.” According to the Thomas N. Barnes Center for Enlisted Education, it states that a, “transformational leader motivates through inspiration and articulates through his visions for the future”. That’s exactly what he did and continued to do until he was 90 years of
It gives me a sense of empowerment telling me that I am accountable for my actions and behaviour. Gandhi’s personal mission statement holds a strong sense of justice explaining in a simple way how to go about doing the right thing while not being underhanded. ‘I shall not bear ill will toward anyone. I shall not submit to injustice to anyone. ‘If you are unhappy with someone or something do something to resolve it but not while holding thing against or spiting others.
My Mission Statement: My mission is to motivate, inspire, and commit, to my family, and freedom for individuals, families and colleagues. When constructing my mission statement I found it a little challenging, because I felt like I had to search within myself and what aspired me thus far. As nurses may aspire at least one person a day, and to me that’s all that counts. We may inspire our patients to want to change lifestyle habits in order to get better, or neighbor to seek medical attention for her gout flare-up. Even our colleagues that feel nursing just isn’t worth any more.