For my informational interview I chose to interview Alicea Davis who is an oil and gas accountant for Shell Oil Company. Alicea is a good friend of the family and since I want to become an accountant for Shell Oil upon graduation, I knew she would be able to provide me with a great insight into her job and the company.
I was quite surprised when we started off the interview discussing her educational background and learned that she had never attended college. After she graduated high school she said she never even thought about attending college. No one in her family had encouraged her to go and she didn’t think it would effect where she would be in the future. It’s incredible how different things were just thirty years ago, cau...