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.

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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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