Jessica Cox is a person that I look up to and inspires me to go after my dreams. She is interesting because of her life story and surprises people with what she can do. She helps people to never doubt themselves and tells them that they will be surprised with what they can do, as well as achieve. I chose Jessica Cox for my speech because she is unique. She travels the world to spread her message because her life is inspiring and is yet to be even
In these pages, she graces us with her knowledge and shares her personal success story with a mix of statistics and humor; a perfect combination to make this book truly interesting. The book talks about the highs and lows Kirstine has to face throughout her career. It focused on her starting off as an intern, known as Girl Friday to the Vice President of Twitter. She talked about the different shows she produced and the risks she had to take throughout. Being a female in her workforce was one thing but being severely successful seemed to be such a crazy thing for most people to understand.
Although Janie faces many hardships in her life, she finds her inner voice by narrating her story to Pheoby, her true friend. Using her authoritative story telling voice, Janie hopes to voice her opinion to the
He’d say I had to move on from this for everyone, including my clients and self. He would be proud of how I’ve become a better individual since I gained the endurance to multi-task, focus, and deal with problems that come my way with less fear, especially as a single parent.” In the end the occupation of counseling influenced upon Awilda by her mother many years ago has affected her negatively and positively. She was influenced as early as 7 years old where she served as her parents translator assisting them in Dr. appointments, parent conferences, job disputes, and even writing letters for them in English learning her true calling. Sometimes she’d witness professionals or ordinary people discriminate her parents due to their limited English. Determined she told herself, “As I grow up I’ll become a professional to help others with any living issue”.
This talk connects to our class because the chapter talked about in this week’s lesson pertains to types of personality, like being an introvert or an extrovert. This talk was very well-spoken, Cain delivered her thoughts and ideas across well with many great examples. Especially when she has suffered with being introvert herself throughout her life. She made many strong points when she spoke about historical famous figures and current famous figures and how they impacted societies with their ideas. She also made a strong point about introverts while she told the audience her experience at camp.
Although the young girl named Connie portrayed as confident and rebellious with her friends meeting Arnold Friend changed everything. It is implied Connie’s was almost forced to give her life for her families quickly makes the young girl realized what she got herself into .Reading this short story really opens the mind of each person who reads it . It is important to read “Where Are You Going,Where Have You Been?”,the story makes the people feel uncomfortable.Weird but true , the story makes the reader think and causes them to apply precaution along with the knowledge of what can happened in their own life .Which is probably why this short story is
When you read articles concerning her life, leadership, and heart you will see a woman that has empowered her direct reports and supported their efforts. Rice surrounds herself with people that have earned her trust and individuals that she absolutely knows will succeed. She has made friends everywhere she served, building relationships with her subordinates, yet unafraid to hold them accountable. According to Advise America Magazine, during her early years when she became a provost, “she had learned that delegating is not easy for a leader”. The article states “as a delegative leader, you need to make tough decisions, and most of those decisions are against your will.
Thinking back, I was crushed; I expected to be able to attend the college of choice for my friends. After reality set in, as being the sixth child out of seven and wearing hand me downs, I should have realized I could not go away for school. Afterward, I did end up attending a local community college and working while in school for several years. However, I then took a five-year break before returning to college to a changed career path to become a nurse. At this time, I was in my early thirties, when I received a nursing diploma and completed an associate 's degree.
Judy starts her essay off by showing that she is credibly to the reader or uses ethos. In the first paragraph she states, “I am a Wife. And, not altogether incidentally, I am a mother”(229). In say she is a mother and a wife, she shows her readers that she know what they are going through and that she has experienced some of the discrimination they have. Also being a wife, allows for readers to put themselves in her shoes and understand what she is saying is true.
Thank you for the response. I feel heard and thank you for thoughtfully considering my concerns. I think that you are 100% right in your summary about the works, and it is reassuring to know that you too felt like washing your hands after reading it haha. I will also be sure to be on the lookout for any feelings of victimization in the forum and to try and help dismantle it. I might not have spoken up, but in the Public Speaking class taught by Kelly Nickel, we were asked to alert our listeners of any speech topic that might traumatize our classmates so as to give them an option as to whether to stay and listen.