Personal Narrative: Personal Identification
It all started when I decided to go back to school to get my A plus certification. I went to a technical school that focused on helping students obtain IT certifications to help them pursue career in the IT field which was my goal.
First, I earned my A plus certification. Then, after I got my A plus certification I got my Network plus certification. Both certifications are from CompTIA and have to be renewed every 3 years. Lastly, I attempted to get a windows 7 certification, but didn’t pass.
Balancing school, working full time and trying to have a social life was extremely hard for me at the time. I found myself getting frustrated and making excuses about not going. Then finally I dropped out and only had my two certifications from CompTIA to show for it.
Soon after that, I started a small …show more content…
I thought I had it in the bag, but I ended up failing. I was crushed and worried about losing my certifications and not being able to become an IT professional. I had to reschedule the test on the last day before my other two certifications expired. This only gave me one week to study and retake the test. Needless to say I was sweating bullets and deeply concerned about not being able to succeed. During the second test I had the same four questions at the beginning as the other test; these were questions, that I didn’t understand. I finished all the questions and went back and thought hard about those questions. They we’re so tricky. Then finally it clicked and I understood what it was all about and I changed my