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When you assess your environment, it is important that you understand aspects about yourself. Peer evaluation, reviewing your last CNO learning plan and your workplace performance appraisal can assist you with areas to develop. In addition there are many well known tests available to help you better  understand your personality preferences and why you respond in certain ways. 

Myers Briggs Type Indicator Test

  • The purpose of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator personality inventory is to provide an understanding of how people perceive information and make decisions using the theory of psychological types.

http://www.myersbriggs.org/

Working Style Analysis

  • The Working Style Analysis (DISC) examines the styles and preferences of individual’s behaviour in their environment or within a specific situation.

http://www.leadershipanswers.com/StyleAnalysis.asp

True Colours ™

  • True Colors™ is a model for understanding personality temperament. The colors of Orange, Green, Blue and Gold are used to differentiate the four central personality styleshttp

http://www.truecolorscareer.com/quiz.asp

Recommended Reading

Bolles, Richard (2011). What Color Is Your Parachute? 2012: A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers

Tieger, Paul (2007). Do what you are: discover the perfect career for you through the secrets of personality type

Once you understand your preferences it is important to compare your values to the organization's values to make sure you are a good fit.

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