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SUMMARY

 

Jumps in at the deep end

 

Enthusiastic

 

Looks for new experiences

 

Likes to be centre of attention

 

 

STRENGTHS

 

Flexible and open-minded

 

Happy to "have a go"

 

Enjoys new situations

 

Optimistic about anything new -

therefore unlikely to resist change

 

KEY QUESTIONS

 

Will I learn something new?

 

(Something I didn't know or couldn't do before.)

 

Will there be a variety of different activities?

 

(I get bored doing the same thing for any length of time.)

 

Will it be OK to let my hair down and have fun?

 

Will it be OK to make mistakes?

 

Will there be other like-minded people to mix with?

 

 

WEAKNESSES

Tendency to take the immediately obvious course of action without weighing up other possibilities

 

Tendency to do too much themselves

 

Tendency to hog the limelight

 

Often take unnecessary risks

 

Goes into action without sufficient preparation

 

Gets bored with implementation and consolidation

 

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