Personality profiling

I did one of those personality profiles the other day. It’s not the first time I’ve taken one and the jury’s still out as to whether they can be a useful tool in recruitment. I would say yes, but as only as part of a balanced diet, so to speak.

Anyway, here are my results. I would say remarkably accurate, especially as it actually mentions what I do for a living as well as listing all the jobs I would hate. And, to be honest, I’ve always wanted to be Edward Fox in The Day of the Jackal – assassin.

Prsonality profil: ENTP

risk taker, easy going, outgoing, social, open, rule breaker, thrill seeker, life of the party, comfortable in unfamiliar situations, appreciates strangeness, disorganized, adventurous, talented at presentation, aggressive, attention seeking, experience junky, insensitive, adaptable, not easily offended, messy, carefree, dangerous, fearless, careless, emotionally stable, spontaneous, improviser, always joking, player, wild and crazy, dominant, acts without thinking, not into organized religion, pro-weed legalization

Favoured Careers:

dictator, computer consultant, international spy, tv producer, philosopher, comedian, music performer, it consultant, figher pilot, politician, diplomat, entertainer, game designer, bar owner, freelance writer, creative director, strategist, news anchor, professional skateboarder, airline pilot, comic book artist, college professor, private detective, mechanical engineer, lecturer, ambassador, astronomer, research scientist, judge, web developer, scholar, fbi agent, cia agent, electrical engineer, assassin

Disfavoured Careers:

personal assistant, wedding planner, travel agent, secretary, interior decorator, clerical employee, government employee, social worker, pre school teacher, copy editor, child care worker, hospitality worker, occupational therapist, home maker

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One Response to Personality profiling

  1. Adam O says:

    I noticed that dictator is top of your favoured careers. Nice primary choice by the profiling. 🙂

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