Building A Career

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Fun! Career day powerpoint for my daughter\'s 5th grade class.

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Building A Career

  1. 1. The “Write” Stuff …at least for me
  2. 2. My Journey <ul><li>It all started with some crazy daydreams about lions </li></ul>
  3. 3. When I was six, I discovered my passion <ul><li>No, not writing. </li></ul><ul><li>Something more basic… </li></ul>Luminous Gaze Betray Screech Despair Swoosh
  4. 4. Then, there was a push <ul><li>A few good lessons, some fun games, and one extraordinary high school teacher </li></ul>
  5. 5. Next, it was decision time <ul><li>College! </li></ul><ul><li>I was fortunate </li></ul><ul><li>Knew what I knew </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Got a little taste in high school </li></ul></ul><ul><li>College…made some decisions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Major, my job </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>And luck … </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Time to be a grown-up <ul><li>Misfires and success stories… </li></ul><ul><li>live and learn! </li></ul><ul><li>Confidence </li></ul><ul><li>Shots in the dark </li></ul><ul><li>Smart decisions (new skills) </li></ul>Guess what came next?
  7. 7. Babies!
  8. 8. Time for another shot in the dark <ul><li>My own business! PTB Communications </li></ul>
  9. 9. Back to the office <ul><li>Old connections/impressions </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple skills a plus </li></ul><ul><li>Ick! Pull in different direction </li></ul>
  10. 10. My job today <ul><li>Writing for great speakers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Yep, the Governor, too </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Main speech tool… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>And then there’s my passion </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Process…you know it! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Theme, Points, Conclusion </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Start with a storyboard </li></ul></ul>Hi, Riley!
  11. 11. A little Simlar advice… <ul><li>What do you like? The clues are there. </li></ul><ul><li>Drive your own “car” </li></ul><ul><li>And finally, be happy! </li></ul>

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