My Experience At High School Essay

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Suddenly my senior year of high school was coming to an end, and I found myself looking for a job for the summer. College cost increase every year and I knew that if I wanted extra spending money, I would have to contribute. Summer employment is a great way to earn extra money plus, I am a person who likes to stay busy, and I realized having a job during the break would help accomplish both. Having played multiple sports in high school, I was always doing something throughout my day and I knew I couldn 't have a job like lifeguarding where you have to sit and watch a pool for hours. Having a task to perform or a job to get done are things that I enjoy, and now that I knew I wanted to work I started my first job search by networking with people I thought had connections that could help me land a good job and this search led me down my learning path.
Searching for my first job resulted in my assistant baseball coach giving me the number of a businessman who owned a dry walling company. Having limited work experience and no experience working in construction I found this opportunity intriguing because I am never afraid to work out and I know I can work hard. Sending a text to the number quickly led to an introductory conversation with a man whom I would come to learn a lot from in the next two months. Norm Orban, a self-employed businessman who owns a dry walling company, manages a six man crew that does local jobs around the area I live. Norm’s company responded to a variety…

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