What assumptions do you make in your life? (What things do you believe are undeniably true?)
Why:I always put in extra effort in my work and studies.
Life is balanced and objective
Why:Everything in life has its strengths and weaknesses if we look hardenough
The brave heart wins
Why:It is only by being brave that I have ventured into new things inlife such as learning English language
Nothing is impossible.
Why:where a solution is not obvious, I improvise. So far, I have beenvery successful
I am easy
Why:I relate well with most people and have no sworn enemies.
I am what I eat
Why:I manage to maintain such a body by being specific about what I eatand I keep to only healthy foods.
Truth sets one free
Why:It is very hard to memorize lies and the truth always reveals withtime
Humor is medicine
Why:Humor has been my solace whenever I feel low
Stubbornness is a virtue
Why:I have built my character by defending position or beliefs always andsometimes irrespective of reason
Why:I achieve more in a day if I plan and schedule my time well.
Why:I believe that a superior being controls my life and humanity atlarge
Wisdom is natural
Why:My grandfather, tough unschooled offers the best advice ever on lifeissues.
In what situations do you feel you are most assertive and self-assured?Give 12 answers in the format above: number each one and state the situation followed by the reason for it.
Why:It helps me understand nature and my place in the galaxy
Why:I have travelled significantly and thus acquainted to diversecultures and take an interest in reading about their cultures
Why:I learned culinary skills from my Uncle who used to operate a smalleatery
Why:I have persistently performed better in mathematics than othersubjects
Why:I feel most comfortable at home where I can do whatever or even wearmy most comfortable pajamas
Why:I have always excelled in this area
Why:I know they love me no matter what
Why:I am very confident in my culinary skills
Why:My mind is most receptive to new sights and new people
Browsing the internet
Why:I cannot get enough of the internet especially on stories around theworld and travel diaries
Interacting with friends
Why:I love to learn other people’s subjective views of life and theirexperiences.
In what situations do you feel least assertive and self-assured?Give 12 answers in the format above: number each one and state the situation followed by the reason for it.
Why:I always get lost when I read maps alone so I am not confident inreading them.
Why:I have a small body hence I strain more in demanding ohysiclaactivities
Why:I have never been a very big sports fan and only tried my hands onping pong alone
Why:I find them addictive and many have too much violence for my liking
Why:I have a stiff body which makes my movements very poor
Why:I only confide in close friends
Why:I find it to be an expensive affair and thus avoid it altogether
Why:I prefer my natural looks to make up.
Why:at my age, it would not mix well with my studies
Why:It takes me much longer than the average time to learn a new language
Why:I honestly fear water in large quantities
Why:I feel intimidated by the huge fashion items on display and shopperstoo
What do you believe makes you unique?Give 12 answers in the format above: number each one and state your belief followed by the reason for it.
Why:This means I can make friends very fast and do not create friction inmy relations
Why:I tend to be realistic towards everything which is not common inpeople
Why:I tend to analyze things and seeker deeper meaning and explanationsin situations and even jokes.
Why:I find a lot of explanations about life from a spiritual perspectiveand how humans and nature connect
Sense of humor
Why:I laugh at myself when am in trouble or when am wrong
Why:I am naturally friendly, kind and compassionate to people and evenanimals
Why:I understand there can never be one-size-fits-all view
Why:I seen the fun in every situation and enjoy the moment
Why:I can get someone into trouble for the fun of it.
Why:My Chinese background gives me a unique and different perspective tolife
Allmy friends seem to recognize me just by laugh
Why:I have a unique set of moral values attributable to my family
Readeach of the statements and tick the response which best reflects youand your work environment.
When I encounter a problem, I am open-minded about the best way to solve it √
I am not afraid of being seen as different from other people
I am stimulated by free-thinking people √
I find it easy to look to the future √
I readily generate new ideas to solve a problem √
I like a sense of order in my life √
I enjoy working with detail √
I prefer to have all the facts before I make a decision √
I dislike having to meet new people or going to unfamiliar places
I like to read instructions before starting something new √
22+12 = 34
Highscore 30–40:You are predisposed to be a highly creative person. You will be avaluable source of ideas in the creative problem-solving process.
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