Personal Essay About Working Hard

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I believe that working hard and being dedicated to your family, friends and career are the most important factors which contribute to a person’s overall enjoyment of life. I am motivated to give my family, friends and co-workers my best efforts in both a personal and professional context because I feel that I owe it to myself to be the best person I can possibly be. In order to meet this aim I believe I must positively interact and help those people who are appreciative of my time, personality and skill set. In my personal and professional lives it is important to act with dignity and self-respect so that other people will accept the positive aspects of my knowledge and personality. I believe that I should dedicate my time to people I respect and that I should only work for people who are appreciative of my time and effort as I am to them for giving me the opportunity to show my personality and skill set in a professional context.
From a young age my parents taught me how to work to my fullest potential and not to rest on my laurels, pushing me to gain
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Indeed, I also believe that respect should only be earned and not given as a result of a person’s job, age or social status. I believe that people who reciprocate my hard work, respect and appreciation are deserving of my personality, skill set and work ethic. This is especially important in the context of what motivates me to work to the best of my ability in both my professional and personal lives. I also believe that finding a balance between work and personal life must be achieved through interpersonal communication with family members, friends and co-workers. This interpersonal communication with my family, friends and co-workers ensures that I can devote the best of my time and effort to all the groups of people with whom I share
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