Personal Narrative : My Personal Strengths Essay examples

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Salman Mohamed. ESSEY. I was born in a small refugee camp called Hagadera, in Kenya, which lacked freedom and opportunities for all those suffering from poverty and under control of the government. I was raised by a single mother. Life was hard. The refugee camp we lived had no enough security and food. There were no good schools in that camp. I spent most of my life in the camp. I started school in the camp up to high school level. After my sophomore year 2014 February, I and my family moved to the United States and settle in Omaha, NE. Today I am so excited and proud of myself to graduate from high school in spring 2016.
I believe one of my personal strengths is punctuality. I am able to complete a required task or fulfill an obligation before or at a previously designated time. Another strength I have is communication which is that I can talk to just about anyone. I enjoy talking with people. In communication, my strength would be that I have the ability to listen as well as responsiveness. I enjoy having conversations with people of different cultures, because it gives me a chance to learn more about their lifestyle. I have a weakness with communication when it comes to having to speak to a large group of people. I become very nervous, and will sometimes forget what I wanted to say.
My goals are to graduate from medical school, became a doctor, raise a family, and help people. I want to step out of my comfort zone and challenge myself. I want to meet new people. I want…

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