With the difficulties I face at home, it has been imperative that I mature quickly and become the glue that holds my family together while still seizing my own dreams. These skills now allow me to refute the criticism I hear every day and take the steps toward my career as an obstetrician and gynecologist. All things considered, my resilience and leadership created my determination to bounce back from my youth and become the next leader in the medical field to provide exceptional care to America’s inevitably ill women.
My resilience and leadership skills both originate from the stand I took when I confronted the doubters of my childhood. As a young girl, their insults were debilitating. Nevertheless, I found the cure to the abuse when I became
This White Paper serves to facilitate a 1HBCT-wide dialog about Comprehensive Soldier Fitness and Soldier Resilience. It is neither definitive nor authoritative, but a starting point with which to begin discussion. All members of the Raider Brigade and those who support the Brigade are encouraged to engage in this dialog.
Distribution is unlimited. Yet, the material in this paper is intended primarily as a resource for the leaders of the Raider Brigade. It can be referenced…
My Transformational Story
Growing up as the youngest child of seven living in a government housing development project was not without challenges. Both of my parents migrated to Canada to seek opportunities and an overall better life for our family. My father was factory worker and my mother was a seamstress who mainly worked from home. My parents were extreme opposites in their approach to their vocations, my mother was a visionary entrepreneur not afraid to take risks and my father was…
Career Development Plan
I have been working with Texas Roadhouse since July 2008. I started this job as a hostess in my senior year of high school. Due to my performance and dedication to this job, in 2009, they offered me a position as a server. After about 6 months of serving, they offered me a position of become a serving trainer. I was responsible for teaching new servers how to do…
GROUP PAPER/LEADERSHIP GLADIATOR, by Ridley Scott (2004)
Acting as observers in this case, we are reviewing the leadership from the perspective of the son of Caesar, Commodus. A man, with love lost. A man, without the desired virtues set by his Father. A man, without morals, as stated by his Father. A man, who competes for favor, trust, honor and value with an authentic leader like Maximus, someone whom has also had the love of Commodus Father and fails to connect with his followers…
friends as their support networks to deal with problems; and the lack of knowledge of university counselling services. The participants did not view the university counselling services as a support service they would use to assist them with their personal difficulties.
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dealing with a new cultural environment occurred within the first six months of the student’s…
on communities. While some highlight the psychopathological effects of terror,
others focus on the human suffering, on community, and cultural factors that enable
withstanding the stressful event (Levav, 2006). Many individuals show great
resilience in the face of such experiences and will manifest short-lived or sub-clinical
stress reactions that diminish over time (Bonanno, 2004). Most people recover
without medical or psychological assistance (McNally, Bryant, & Ehlers, 2003).