Definition Essay : A Successful Career

1248 WordsFeb 11, 20165 Pages
Definition Essay In order to be considered successful many people believe that one must have a successful career. A successful career can range from teaching jobs, manual labor jobs, business jobs and many more. Like many, ever since I can remember the question of what I wanted to be when I grew up has been asked over and over again. What I have wanted to be has changed multiple times throughout the years. I’m sure at some point I wanted to be a Disney princess like most little girls, and at another point I wanted to be the president of the United States. As the years went on I became more serious, and my career choices did as well. Being an engineer was at the top of my list until I decided I really didn’t like math that much. Being a teacher was also at the top of my list until recently, when Olivet dropped the teaching program. So I had to sit down and ask myself this: What do I want to spend the rest of my life doing? Only a few short months ago I was introduced to the insurance program at Olivet College. After already making my decision to attend Olivet to play lacrosse, some students came into my finical management class in high school to talk about why someone should go here. I completely blew off most of their presentation because I had already decided that I was going here, until they introduced the insurance program to me. Things like “100% job placement” and “You can be your own boss” intrigued me. I already was leaning towards business because I felt that was a
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