1 – Worksheet on Introductions
This worksheet is to help you better understand the handout I gave you in class on Introductions. You may do this worksheet or not – it is your choice. You will get 5 points if you choose to do it.
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On page 5:
Can you see any problems (flaws, weaknesses) in this process? By yourself or with a partner to identify 2 to 3 weaknesses. Write the weaknesses here:
On page 6, it offers a revised process. What are the key changes?
Write that anecdote here:
“I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse”(Florence Nightingale). _______
In their widely-used college book, Terabian and Colomb state, “In our aptly named “age of information” (or, too often, misinformation), more jobs than ever require you not only to find information, but to evaluate it, sort the good from the bad, and then report it clearly and accurately” (1)._______________________________________________________________
A new report by the Department of Labor revealed that more than 40% of those employed in the United States are now working in low-wage service jobs. ). __________
“Just 0.00545 percent of the 550,000 boys playing high school basketball each year in the United States become a first-round draft pick — 1 in 18,333” stated Jeff Rabjohns, a writer for The Indianapolis Star, in an article titled “Prep players face long odds of making it to NBA.” __________________________________________________________________________________