My First Job: Mykel Garza
Name: Mykel Garza
City of residence: Victoria
Current title: Hairstylist at America's Hair Salon
First job: I worked at the Permanent Cosmetics Clinic when I was 20 years old.
What it taught me: It taught me a lot of things. I learned how to be professional and how to handle situations that come my way. I also learned how to be friendly and nice and to come in to work with a smile every day. You have to think positive.
My First Job is a feature that highlights people's first - or wackiest - job and what they learned from the experience. Please limit responses to 100 words or less. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.