Officer Katie Johnson
Introducing Katie: She became a police officer five years ago. Since childhood she had wanted to become a police officer. Her dad and two of her uncles are police officers, and her mom had wanted to be one too. That was a while ago, before women could join the San Francisco police force. Katie’s mom became a teacher. Katie feels lucky because she could do what she wants.
Doing what you want to do Officer Katie Johnson is lucky because she can do the work she wants to do. She is part of the lucky half. Approximately half of all working people in the United States dislike their jobs while the other half enjoys their job. People say they dislike their jobs because the work is dull, because they do not earn enough money and because health insurance takes a big chunk of their paycheck. How about you? Are you one of the lucky ones like Officer Katie Johnson? Or do you dislike your work?