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Seven steps about success: how did the Born2succeed conference change my life…

By Yvonne V.D., 1ère ES

         By the end of February, our English teacher Mrs Dufaux, told us about an essay writing contest which could bring us a ticket to the Born2succeed conference, held at the Marshall Garden Hotel 5* in Bucharest, the 15-16 of March. The topic of this writing contest was: What does success means to you?” When I got home I started thinking about this topic, I wrote my ideas down on a piece of paper, and when I had all the elements I started writing my really short essay (the maximum number of words was 100 words). After Mrs Dufaux’s validation, I sent my essay by e-mail, to the person who was in charge of the organization of the event. After one day, guess what? I got an answer: my essay had been selected! That is how I got the ticket to participate to the conference. I was really excited, but at the same time I had to study a lot for the “TPE” presentation. I finally decided to go, and I am happy that I didn’t let it down. Here’s what I’ve learnt about success during this two-day conference…

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Justin Devonshire and Yvonne V.D., at the Born2succeed conference held at Marshall Garden 5* Hotel in Bucharest, 15-16 March, 2014

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