Tuesday Night Class
Reaction Paper #1
change from a sales position selling electronic components, to a career in law
The developmental crisis started two years ago. The company that I was with
started to make drastic changes from within. My position was not secure. I was also at
the top of the advancement ladder and could go no where but out.
is when I felt I was in a transcrisis state. I went on a hunting trip with some of the
something I wanted to do all my life, and should have done when I was much younger.
After multiple conversations during the trip, the Franklin officers gave me the
encouragement and direction that I was looking for. It was clear that I needed to make a
Did I just want to sit around and feel like I was just living day to day and feeling
wanted a career that I would enjoy. One that would improve the quality of my life, and
I?ve enrolled in classes and will be doing an internship with the Franklin Police
Department. Joining the Franklin Police Auxiliary while earning my degree is my goal.
I feel I have, in this paper, touched on one of many basic day to day personal
crisis?s. For myself, I feel lucky to have supportive friends and family who have made it
easy for me to turn my crisis into an opportunity.