Lisa Cornelio discusses Prompt 5 of the Common App essay: Discuss an accomplishment, event, or realization that sparked a period of personal growth and a new understanding of yourself or others.
Tracy* seemed to have it all; she was smart, pretty, well-liked and the head of her school choir. Yet in her mind, she was falling short. Everywhere. Her A minuses weren’t As, her size six jeans weren’t size two, her friends weren’t considered the “cool” girls and her voice was just “OK.”
We’ve all seen it: the bedroom that looks like a bombsite. Dirty clothes scattered everywhere, solitary socks separated from their mates, sneakers hiding under the desk like guilty criminals…and yes, books and papers and calculators and binders…everywhere.
Love What You Do demystifies the career decision process and guides readers through the steps of any job hunt. It also helps people prepare for, and find, careers of all kinds in the culinary world.