Personal Plan to Succeed

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Personal Plan to Succeed
I had many personal and professional plans to succeed years ago when I got married at the age of twenty, and after my daughter was born. I say “I had” because I believe I have succeeded. “Setting and working toward goals, managing time effectively and dealing with the stresses that often arise through the journey are three aspects of self-management,” (Carter, Bishop, Kravits, 2007) and aspects that take me through life. I said I was going to become a nurse, and I did. I said I was going to open my own business, and I did. I believe success is when you have accomplished a certain goal that you have put your mind to. I believe in that “the knowledge and accomplishment you have built will give you more power to handle the ups and downs of life and to continue on toward your future.”(Carter, Bishop, Kravits, 2007)
I believe there are personal and professional goals I have to accomplish. Personal goals and professional goals I have include: finishing my Master’s degree, seeing my daughter finishing her career, and growing in my business. I believe that I am not done expanding my knowledge. Like someone once said, “Being a motivated lifelong learner will allow you to ride the waves of change, remaining able to manage and achieve your evolving career and personal goals.”(Carter, Bishop, Kravits, 2007).
Some of the reasons I want to pursue my graduate studies are: I enjoy going to school and learning new things, and that I feel that my career needs some kind of turn and I cannot make it without continuing my education. “Learning something new each day; commit yourself to on-going learning and self-improvement.” (Berg, 1996).
My long-term goal I have is to pursue my Master’s degree in the time required. Another long-term goal I have is to be better at my job, and keep my business growing on a daily basis. My short-term goal is…...

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