I Yearned To View The World In A Different Perspective

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I yearned to view the world in a different perspective. I aim far beyond just experiencing the world first hand, seeing it through multiple lenses, and watching how it runs in the background. In fact, what I desire is to see where I must stand to give my maximum contribution to the global industry and multicultural understanding--a purpose I know I must serve. And this was what drove me to fly 8,500 miles from the Pearl of the Orient to the Land of the Free. I am Jolina Chiong, currently in a hospitality and tourism management internship here at the Big Easy--New Orleans.

It is a commendable collaboration of the U.S. Department of State, J1 Visa sponsors, and host organizations to establish this program as a platform for cultivating young
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will endow me with one of the most significant leadership skills--strategic and critical thinking. It thrills me to imagine the success to be brought by Asia 's attention to minute details combined with America 's broad visioned leadership when executed by a dynamic leader who can critically strategize the expected impact of a minor factor to the big picture. During the past years,the way we view the community of nations and their interrelatedness has significantly improved. I see groundbreaking success with initiatives by partner nations; and future global leaders with international experiences like us J-1 interns are the best candidates to initiate such. Learning how to assess situations towards good decision-making, reviewing systems to maximize profitability and minimize errors, and setting priorities for desired output will make me equipped as an aspiring leader in my field and help me inch my way up the …show more content…
Through this internship 's personality and emotional intelligence development benefit, I hope to emerge prepared and confident to be a future leader in an industry where diversity is valued, where neither race,language, culture nor beliefs are considered barriers but rather a "rich mixture of people resources" which will lead the team to success. Through mastering the art of open communication, diplomacy in the workplace,and respect towards all; I hope to expand my own professional network and build not just a corporate relationships, but also lasting friendships that extend beyond my current line of business. It fascinates me to learn from people from local roots and were able to establish global

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