Discover: Are you Holding Yourself Back Test?

  • Question of

    Do you have a 5 year plan for your life?

    • Yes, of course. Who doesn’t?
    • I have my career mapped out, but I’m not sure about my personal life
    • I think I have a plan, but I don’t know if it will pan out as I want to
    • No idea. I’m just trying to flow with what life brings me
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    Are you able to say that you are exactly where you need to be right now in your life?

    • No. I still have my 5-year plans to achieve
    • Maybe I’m close but I do have some more work I need to put into my career
    • Taking just one day at a time
    • I would like to think so. As long as I am happy, I believe I won.
  • Question of

    How would you say you cope with change?

    • It’s difficult for me.
    • It’s inevitable, but I wish it didn’t have to be
    • It’s not my strongest suit, but I know how to deal with change
    • Change is the only constant.
  • Question of

    Are you actively living your life guided by your goals?

    • I’m focused on the bigger picture
    • Not really
    • I would like to think so
    • I do everything to reach my goals
  • Question of

    Would you say your life is moving towards your goals?

    • That’s not even a question. I always do all I can do within my power to make sure I achieve my goals
    • I have it all mapped out.
    • I’m unsure of my goals right now
    • Just taking baby steps
  • Question of

    Do you think there’s something in your life right now that is keeping you from reaching your potential?

    • I fear that I might fail after all the hard work
    • I have a lot of second thoughts
    • I’m not comfortable with changes in my plans
    • I only see my goals
  • Question of

    Suppose you face an adverse situation. What is your ideal solution?

    • I wouldn’t say I like it when that happens
    • I would lose my mind
    • It affects my motivation but nothing too major
    • I stay calm and look for a solution
  • Question of

    If you win an award, how do you react?

    • I’m happy
    • I appreciate the good things
    • I’m taking my friends out
    • I’m going to celebrate every little effort of mine.
  • Question of

    How many hours would you dedicate in a day towards your goal?

    • 2-3 hours maximum
    • At least 5 hours
    • 7 hours sounds about right
    • Every day is a hustle. Every minute counts
  • Question of

    Would you say that you are fiercely motivated?

    • I think I’m too lazy to work every day
    • I don’t like to spend so much time on just one thing
    • Yes, but not too much that I burn out
    • No pain, no gain is my motto
  • Question of

    Suppose you hand in an assignment at school. Do you think about it again?

    • I’m always worried if I could’ve done more
    • I’m usually thinking if I could have done it better
    • Out of sight, out of mind
    • I know for a fact that I can actually do much better
  • Question of

    Are you a social person?

    • I don’t particularly appreciate hanging out with people, especially outside where there are too many strangers.
    • I am not the most social person, but I don’t mind hanging out with a few of my closest friends.
    • Every weekend is time set aside for my friends
    • I am a social butterfly. You’ll see me gelling even with strangers.
  • Question of

    Do you dwell in the past a lot?

    • Yes, I do
    • Maybe. But only sometimes
    • Of course. It made me who I am today
    • I only look forward
  • Question of

    What is your self-talk like?

    • It’s mostly negative
    • My thoughts victimize me
    • I try not to think negative thoughts
    • I’m always looking for solutions to my problems
  • Question of

    Are there any habits you would like to break about yourself?

    • So many, but I can’t seem to follow through
    • One or two, and I am currently working on them
    • Just give me a month. I’m sure I can be successful
    • I’ve broken more bad habits than I can think of right now
  • Question of

    Would you say that you are in the pursuit of happiness?

    • I’m always looking for sustenance.
    • Not happiness per se, but some satisfaction.
    • Yes, every day
    • Happiness is my ultimate goal
  • Question of

    Are you a stubborn person?

    • I am super stubborn
    • I can be. Some people have told me that I am
    • I try not to be stubborn about anything
    • Not really. I’m a free spirit.
  • Question of

    Suppose you go through a terrible breakup. What’s your response?

    • I become defensive and protective
    • I blame myself for the most parts
    • I become sad but it doesn’t stay with me for too long
    • If the other person is happy, I am happy
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    Do you let past experiences make your future decisions?

    • Yes. I learn from my past.
    • I’ve been told I can be stuck in my ways sometimes
    • I always look to the future.
    • The past stays in the past.
  • Question of

    Would you say that you are a vulnerable person?

    • I don’t want to be vulnerable.
    • I don’t trust easily, so I always have a way of being invulnerable
    • Depends on the situation
    • If I know someone well enough, I can be vulnerable with them.