Analysis Of The Movie ' The Dream Of Loving What You Do For A Living ``

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Most children grow up with big dreams of what their life will be like when they are adults. These dreams may include going to college, moving to a big city, and becoming successful. The dream of loving what you do for a living is something almost anyone would agree is a must these days. Melissa Thornton, creator of Milwaukee Home, had just these dreams. This paper will discuss what type of business Melissa started, her story of the risks of starting her company, how she keeps her competitive edge, what successes she has had, as well as what her plans are for the future of Milwaukee Home.
Melissa Thornton is the sole proprietor and owner of Milwaukee Home. Melissa is not a stranger to Milwaukee. She grew up in Mukwonago, Wisconsin, and went to school at The Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design (MIAD) in the Third Ward Neighborhood. Milwaukee Home is located today at 159 N. Jackson St. Thornton told us that the Milwaukee Third Ward has changed a lot since she last remembered it when she went to the Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, where she graduated with a Bachelors in Fine Arts.
As we interviewed Melissa, we were intrigued by her different and unusual story. Unlike most entrepreneurs stories, Melissa fell into her business by accident. As she told us, she had a background in design and had worked for an Advertising Firm in Florida. Since she studied design in college, creating graphics was a normal pastime for her. She explained how much she loved to get her…

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