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English 1, Lesson 95 – My Autobiography’s Target Audience

    Write a 100-word report on who your target audience should be for your autobiography. Explain why you have selected this audience, even if it’s for your eyes only.     If I were to write an autobiography, my target audience would most likely be the teens and young adults of the generation that I live in. If […]

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English 1, Lesson 75 – Plunkitt on Patriotism and Getting a Job

Write 500 words on this topic: “How serious was Plunkitt about patriotism’s connection to obtaining a job after Tammany won an election?” George Washington Plunkitt strongly believed in patriotism and being a transparent politician. He helped countless people in need, in exchange for their vote. If there was a fire in the city, Plunkitt was […]

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Business 1, Lesson 90 – The Ideal Apprenticeship Job

Write 250 words on this topic: “The ideal apprenticeship job, and why.” The ideal apprenticeship job depends on the person, and what trade they would like to learn. For me, the ideal apprenticeship job would be to work for a person who successfully owns and manages numerous Airbnb homes, as that is the career path […]

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Business 1, Lesson 85 – My Plan to Implement Carnegie’s Techniques in my Life

Writing assignment: 250 words on this topic: “My plan to implement one chapter in my life.” Carnegie’s book has so many amazing techniques for not only business, but day to day life as well, which is why I will not implement just one, but many chapters in my life. These techniques will definitely be helpful […]

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English 1, Lesson 90 – The Benefits of Writing an Autobiography

Write 500 words on this: “What benefits would I get from writing an autobiography?” There are different benefits to writing an autobiography depending on your target audience. You could be writing the autobiography for yourself, for your family, or for the general public. Let’s take a look at the benefits of writing an autobiography for […]

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Business 1, Lesson 95 – Lifestyle in 20 Years

Write 250 words on this: “The lifestyle I want 20 years from now.”     20 years from now, I will be 35 years old, and I want to be able to work from anywhere in the world. My plan is to own multiple Airbnb vacation homes, and by the time I am 35, I will have […]

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Business 1, Lesson 100 – Morality of Redistribution

    Writing assignment: 250 words: “Would it be moral to grade exams, so that all students get C’s? If not, is it moral for the state to redistribute incomes?”     Take a moment and think about this. Would it be moral to give every student a C regardless of whether or not they did a better or […]

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English 1, Lesson 80 – Plunkitt and his Money

Writing assignment: 500 words on this topic: “Why do you think Plunkitt was so open about how he made his money?” George Washington Plunkitt made his money through what he called honest graft. Honest graft is when a politician, as Plunkitt was, makes honest money by taking advantage of an opportunity. Throughout the book, we […]

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English 1, Lesson 85 – How to Make your Biography Less Disjointed than Twain’s

Write 500 words on this topic: “What can you do now to make your biography less disjointed than Twain’s?” Mark Twain, while a great writer, evidently did not know what he was doing while writing his autobiography. Numerous chapters raised many questions that should have been answered, but Twain neglected to provide answers. For example, […]

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Business 1, Lesson 80 – The Most Difficult Technique in Carnegie’s Book

Write 250 words on this: “What would be the most difficult technique in this book so far for you to learn how to do well? Why?” There are many techniques that would be exceedingly difficult for me to learn and do well, as written in Carnegie’s book, but I think by far one of the […]