Part III. Interview Business expansion and hiring more employees What special personality traits and/or technical skills does someone really need if they want a job like yours? You need to be a people person in order to deal with people. You also need drafting skills and a science background. What are things I should be doing in college to prepare for this career? Entrepreneurship classes, accounting, sales Did you go to college or get any training after high school? Yes, got a degree from Sam Houston after trying out a handful of schools How hard was college or training for you? What were the biggest challenges? College was hard, and it took a couple of tries to get it. Time management was the biggest challenge. Did your family want you to choose the career you are in? No, but they didn’t push me in a particular direction. Both of my parents were always self-employed. What are your career & personal goals now? More free time with my children What is one thing that you wish you would have known about this career before you entered it?