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Success Orientation Quiz


 

Success Orientation is based on research related to type A and Type B personalities as well as on focus an longevity in the workplace.  Use this short quiz as a guide to inspire thought but don't take the results too seriously.  Remember, too much of anything can be a bad thing.

 


Directions:  Respond to the following items with either yes or no.  When you have responded to all items, click the Score button at the bottom of the page.


1.

I consider myself a self-starter.  I usually complete projects before the deadline, and I take great pride in the work that I do.
    Yes
    No

2.

"The early bird gets the worm" is a philosophy I live by.
    Yes
    No

3.

My career would be ranked as one of the top two important aspects of my life.
    Yes
    No

4.

I often spend extra time on a project to get it perfect even when others tell me I should stop.
    Yes
    No

5. 

If a project is not done by 'quitting time,' I don't hesitate to stay late to complete the work.
    Yes
    No

6.

I believe that I am a good listener but also enjoy sharing my knowledge and experience with others. 
    Yes
    No

7.

Although I often prefer to work on a project alone, I can work with others who are at least as talented or knowledgeable as I am.
    Yes
    No

8.

I am constantly striving to learn more about things in order to improve my performance.
    Yes
    No

9.

I am highly motivated to express an outward result of my efforts, such as a report or a presentation.
    Yes
    No

10.

I am very goal directed and feel a great sense of accomplishment when I am able to achieve a goal.
    Yes
    No

11.

When I fail at something I am usually harder on myself than others.
    Yes
    No

12.

I have a difficult time understanding how someone could turn down a promotion even if it means more work.
    Yes
    No

13.

I find it difficult to stop a task before it is completed.
    Yes
    No

14.

High levels of frustration usually make me work harder rather than give up.
    Yes
    No

15.

Competition is important for me because it keeps me 'on my toes' at all times.
    Yes
    No


 

 

 

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