1. What to do...
If you are struggling to identify your strengths, why not take the VIA survey?
1. Look at the qualities in the box, rank these in the order that best describe you, with No. 1 being your strongest quality.
2. Select the quality you ranked No. 1 and write a short statement that explains the quality that best describes you. Provide an example of how you display it in everyday life.
3. Select the quality you most need to work on and write a short statement that explains the quality. Provide an example of what you can do to work on improving that quality in everyday life.
Open-minded - I listen carefully to new ideas even if I disagree with them.
Creative - I have lots of new or unusual ideas that make a positive contribution to my life or the lives of others.
Determined - I continue trying to do or achieve something that is difficult.
Curious - I like to find out about new things.
Self-Disciplined - I do important things even if I don’t feel like it.
Love of Learning - I feel excited about learning new things.
Humble - I do not think that I am better than other people, I recognize my limitations and keep my accomplishments in perspective.
2. Use the examples below to help...