Roadtripper:

Braden Dixon

Purpose:

The purpose of this project is to interview people who have been successful in a career that interest me. I want to find out as much information about their journey to success so that I will not only be inspired, but also have a "roadmap" to guide me to becoming as successful as the people I interview.

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Awesome!

Great job on your Roadtrip Project! You've been working hard, and for that we just have one thing to say...You're awesome. Keep it up!

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Snap Happy

(2-5 photos) Sometimes pictures say 1,000 words, so it's no wonder why you love snapping away on your camera. Congrats on building your photo collection!

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Paparazzi

(6-10 photos) You just love staking out any opportunity for a good photo. Do you ever sleep? You're a go-getter, and don't take no for an answer when it comes to photo ops!

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Field Reporter

(5-7 blogs) High-five on uploading more blogs to your Roadtrip Project! For that, we'd like to give you a virtual pat on the back!

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Fresh Filmer

(1 video) Wow, who's that fresh filmer struttin' down the street? Oh, it's you! Awesome job on uploading your first video! Can't wait to see more!

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Diehard Director

(2 videos) And...CUT! Oh, sorry—didn't mean to barge in on your filmmaking. Congrats on uploading two videos to your Roadtrip Project. You rock!

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Conversation Starter

(2 interviews) You know how to get the ball rolling when it comes to speaking with Leaders. With two interviews done, you're a natural Conversation Starter! Way to go!

Details:

Class:
COE 1323 Career and Academic Planning Section 1

Educator:
Nicholas Hyer

Home Base:
Mississippi State University Career Center

License:

Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

Interviews:

Leader: Mike Andrews
Occupation: Chief Operations Office Administrator
Company: OCH Regional Medical Center

Industry: Medicine and Health
Interests: Entrepreneurship, Medicine

Interview Reflection: This interview went even better than I anticipated. Mr. Mike Andrews is the type of man that "tells it like...(read more)

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Leader: Cheryl Andrews
Occupation: High School Teacher
Company: Starkville Academy

Industry: Education
Interests: Education

Interview Reflection: After this interview I was very inspired to "get the ball rolling" with my future. Mrs. Cheryl Andrews...(read more)

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Blogs:

Cold-Calls- A Chilling Experience

For me, cold-calls were a completely chilling experience. The thought of calling a stranger on the phone and asking to interview them on their road to success was pretty mortifying. At first I (read more)

Written on April 18, 2012 at 7:34pm

Puzzle Pieces to Success

Before my interview process began, I felt like I had multiple puzzle pieces scattered around.These pieces all consisted of questions I wanted to know about how to be successful. After interviewing (read more)

Written on April 18, 2012 at 7:34pm

Expecting the Extraordinary

Expectations can sometimes be highly disappointing. For me, that is not the case at all. I am "expecting the extraordinary" from the two people I have chosen to interview. I actually chose (read more)

Written on April 18, 2012 at 4:37pm

Learning the Ropes

After my interviews, a huge wave of relief came over me. Not only was I finished with the nerve racking interviews but I was also extremely relieved to find that I should relax about my future! From (read more)

Written on April 17, 2012 at 11:29pm

Finding Myself

At the start of these interviews I really had no idea what I was in for. The people I interviewed really helped me get an idea of what I want to do with my life. They taught me to set high goals and (read more)

Written on April 18, 2012 at 8:20pm

Start Date: 04/09/2012
Start Location: Mississippi State, MS
Total Interviews: 2
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End Date: 04/09/2012
End Location: Mississippi State, MS



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