240_F_53351419_Gcxs5hHOD7RCmU1fFX8sWZ68KgsrCoQIThe list  below describes relevant work-related personal skills and characteristics that are widely regarded as desirable for you as a professional business owner.

Use this to discover your strengths and find out where you can  develop personally and improve your career:

  1. Check off the ones that describe you best and mark yourself out of 5.

2. In those areas that you score 3, or less, ask yourself – “what can I do to move myself up at least half a point?”.

3. Make a plan. What do you need to find out or do?

Career Based Personal Abilities

  • Accurate: Careful, precise, free from error.
  • Adaptable: Able to adapt oneself to new surroundings; to make suitable change so as to fit new conditions.
  • Alert: Watchful, wide awake, ready to act.
  • Ambitious: Full of ambition, strong desire “to do” something.
  • Amiable: Feeling and inspiring friendliness.
  • Analytical: Employing analytic methods; separating things into their parts of elements.
  • Articulate: Able to express oneself clearly, do not mumble.
  • Assertive: Insist on one’s rights or opinions.
  • Attentive: To notice, pay attention to, careful attention.
  • Broad-minded: Being tolerant or liberal in thought or opinion.
  • Businesslike: Practical, systematic.
  • Calm: Stillness, serenity, peaceful, undisturbed.
  • Capable: Having the skills/ability or fitness for.
  • Careful: Watchful, cautious, concerned for.
  • Competent: Adequately qualified, ability.
  • Confident: Trusting, fully assured, belief, trust in yourself.
  • Conscientious: Good moral understanding of right and wrong.
  • Consistent: Constant to same principles, not changing.
  • Cooperative: Work well with others.
  • Dedicated: Devoted to aims or vocation.
  • Dependable: May be relied on.
  • Determined: To do, resolve, on a course of action.
  • Efficient: Competent, capable, able to get results.
  • Energetic: Active, full of life, vigorous, an energetic worker.
  • Enterprising: Strong interest, great eagerness.
  • Flexible: Manageable, adaptable, versatile.
  • Hardworking: Done with energy, industrious.
  • Honest: Not lying, cheating or stealing, sincere.
  • Independent: Ability to work on your own without being constantly supervised.
  • Industrious: Hardworking, diligent.
  • Innovative: Make changes, introduction of something new.
  • Motivated: The inner reason for any act; as, hunger might be the motive for working.
  • Optimistic: View that good prevails over evil.
  • Organized: Place things in working order.
  • Patient: Calm.
  • People-oriented: Enjoy working/being with people.
  • Persevering: Steadfast pursuit to an aim, refusal to give up; continued effort.
  • Practical: Inclined or suited to useful action, rather that speculation.
  • Productive: Tending to produce.
  • Realistic: Practical views/policy, truth/detail, presenting people/scenes as they are.
  • Reliable: Dependable.
  • Resourceful: Ability to supply what is needed, quick wit.
  • Responsible: Capable of rational conduct, trustworthy.
  • Versatile: Turning easily or readily from occupation/job to another, changeable.

Don’t Forget…..

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