My Life Assessment
My life long strategy has been one of improving myself as much as possible in any way possible. I have found this to be very satisfying. As my surroundings and I change, my challenge will be to maintain the balance and happiness for myself. I have come a long way in both my professional and personal life. Many of the accomplishments in my life I can attribute to my love for growth and productivity that I inherited from my parents and teachers. I developed a set of principles early in life, that are close to my heart. Here is my inherited list of principles : Be good and kind to yourself and others. Care for yourself, your work and for others. Always try to make a positive difference.
Every day that passes there brings me many opportunities for growth. In dealing with my daily work activities and challenges, to dealing with my children, grandchildren, my daily studies and assignments, there is always opportunities and conflicts that arise. I always learn something from every discussion and encounter. My enrollment in my Nursing degree is probably the biggest single accelerator in learning and growth opportunities. The reason for that is that it will definitely introduce me to new disciplines. That will allow me to have a fresh new look at the entire big picture as well as the details. The outcome will most definitely be very exciting, enriching and rewarding for me in the long run if all goes well.
In order to properly assess myself I need to first clearly identify where I am, and where I want to be. Knowing where I came from and how I got here helps me evaluate whether or not I am going in the right path. Going back to school after so many years has allowed me to re-assess myself as a student and as a learner. I do realize now that I need to improve my time management skills as well. Revisiting and searching within myself on my ideal style of learning has helped me identify that I learn best in quite...