10 "AWESOME" Reasons That Can Make Homer Simpson Volunteer Now
May 10, 2016 -- by Nada Ossama
We all know Homer Simpson, the interesting character from The Simpsons TV series. Homer has a wife and three children. So as the family's provider he works at the nuclear power plant, but he faces a lot of problems for being incompetent, clumsy, and lazy person; however, he is a decent man, have strong emotions when it comes to caring and devoted to his family.
Despite the routine of his life, Homer can work on what stops him from being a better individual for himself and the city of Springfield. With AIESEC he can have a remarkable experience that will be a great turning point on his life, so what if Homer volunteered abroad with AIESEC?
1- He will improve his mindset
As we all know how Homer sometimes, well most of the times actually. not use his brain very well when it comes to solving problems. So from his internship abroad he will be able to broaden his way of thinking and solve certain issues which he will be facing on his own.
2- He will try different kinds of food
Homer is a foodie and when it comes to food he will can just eat anything as long as its something like meat and donuts. So, imagine him in a new country with all the different types of food. He can just go crazy!
3- He will stop complaining about his life
Since Homer gets a lot of pressure from his family and his work, going on a volunteering internship abroad will help him take his mind of all these stuff for a while.
4- He will be living diversity
Homer knows only one foreign person which is Apu, the indian guy who works in a market, but with volunteering abroad he will meet all the kinds of people from all around the world. He will be a true "World Citizen"!
5- He will make an impact on people around him
Despite all Homer's flaws, he is a kind person deep inside, and by having this kind of experience with AIESEC he is going to direct his good potentials in the right and impactful way on the people around him. And most of all gain leadership skills.
6- He will develop his professional skills
Since Homer is really bad at his work and he causes a lot of trouble that he gets fired sometimes, he is going to gain professional skills during the internship that will help him perform his work better.
7- He will live a healthy life
Last thing Homer can do is to work out to get fit, but at least when he lives abroad on his own he can be living a healthy life to have a better life-style.
8- He will break out from his routine
All what he does is eating, sleeping, and suffocating his son Bart. So this is a chance to do something new and interesting in his life.
9- He will get to know more about the people around him
Instead of hiding from people or only knows a couple of friends to talk to, he will get to deal with individuals he never met before during the project that will later on break the ice of talking to new ones.
10- He will overcome his weaknesses and boost his strengths
Yea Homer has many flaws that some of them need to be fixed and others to be embraced, and he has the capabilities to improve himself, make a difference on a certain community and live a better life. And thats what AIESEC provides for each and everyone.