Danielle: Policewoman or Interior Designer? (Enhanced DVD)
Danielle is deciding between two careers: interior designer or police officer. She is working on improving her motivation and focus, and being able to identify her skills and interests. A life coach and a career specialist work with Danielle to find out her reasons for being attracted to these professionals, what the jobs actually entail, and whether she has the ability to succeed at them or not. She learns that she does not have the passion for design but has the creativity. She also finds that even though she enjoys solving problems and conflicts that she needs more training in order to work as a police officer. (26 minutes) Segments in this video include:
Choosing a Career (01:07) Young graduates should think about their potential careers as soon as they can, and prioritize what is important to them.
Meet Danielle - Policewoman or Interior Designer? (03:58) Danielle is not able to focus easily and she is about to give up on choosing a specific career.
Challenge #1 - Interviewing a Burglary Victim (02:33) She learns the job requirements and the salary of a police officer. She interviews a crime victim in order to determine her skills.
Challenge #2 - Interior Design (03:42) She learns the job requirements and the salary of an interior designer. She must design a family room, and it ends up being a difficult multiple step project. Danielle becomes disillusioned as the project continues.
Challenge #3 - Dealing with Conflict (04:12) She patrols the playground at school and is tasked with keeping order. She deals with a conflict between two students.