Self Monitored Improvement Assignment
What did I learn about myself through this exercise:
The many things I learned about myself through this exercise is so abundant that I wouldn’t really be able to express them through this one thesis. I learned more about myself than I thought I would actually. I thought I knew myself, then I realized as I practiced this exercise there was more to myself than I thought; more so negative than positive. Where to start is really the puzzling factor. One word, LAZINESS, it conquers us all; and me more so, or so it seems. Two of my goals on my cards was to get to school on time and do if not all my homework, homework in at least 90% of my classes.
At first, “piece of cake” I thought, but I was wrong. I was so used to going home and taking a five to six hour nap, I soon realized that wasn’t going to work out ( for lack of a better phrase). So instead I came home and got straight to doing my homework so I can get to sleep earlier, and I wouldn’t be so sleepy in the morning, but my body was so used to going to sleep at 12:00am every night that, getting to sleep was impossible, and caused for more training. That whole situation right there showed me how off task and lazy I was. I learned that I’m a person that spends all her time sleeping, and needs to change before it really starts affecting my life more negatively than it already has.
What new strengths and weaknesses did I discover about myself?
The new strengths and weaknesses that I discovered about myself is definitely that if I want something bad enough I can definitely set my mind to it and achieve it. I used to think school isn’t for me, I’m smart, I can definitely get the good grades, but when it comes to homework, I can’t do it, I’m so distracted by other things at home, like anyone else I’d rather be on the phone, or watch television instead of doing my work, but as I practiced this exercise, it definitely showed me that the television and the phone is definitely...