University of Phoenix Mateiral
Thesis Statement and Informal Outline Worksheet
In this course, you will write a 350- to 700-word Personal Responsibility Essay that includes the following:
Define what personal responsibility means to you.
Explain the relationship between personal responsibility and college success.
Include a preliminary plan to practice personal responsibility in your education.
Using the Center for Writing Excellence resources, provide the thesis statement and informal outline for your Personal Responsibility Essay assignment.
1. Even though why at thirty one?
A. more job opportunities with the company I am in or other business opportunities
2completeing every assignment because I have been successful in life why not school
A. taking every class one day at a time
3. My son needs to see that if I can do it so can he
Personal responsibility can mean many different things to people. When I think of personal responsibility the first thing that comes to mind is my job. I am the plant manager of J.P. Specialties we make contamination barriers for concrete applications. I am responsible for everything that goes in or out of the factory. That is complete in every way with no errors and that it is up to the standard I want associated with both mine and the companies name. I have to be responsible for my actions to be successful in life as well as college. With the skills and determination I have acquired while I was in the military I strongly feel there isn’t any task I can’t handle or complete. I want to be successful, more than anything to show my son with a little hard work and determination anything is possible even at thirty one.
The owner of my company approached me the other day with a concerned look on his face he asked why I was going to go back to school? Why now? Are you not happy with where you are...