Post prompts

Pushing by Incase., on FlickrStrengths | Weaknesses | Challenges | Achievements  

STRENGTHS

  • Describe a work habit of yours that has helped you get through some difficult situations.
  • Describe a skill you have developed in the last few years and how you developed it.
  • Describe a project where you developed a new skill that you anticipate you will keep using.
  • Describe an assignment you received that required you to draw on your strengths.
  • Describe a skill that you learned by completing one project that you were able to apply to another project later on.
  • Describe a strength of yours that you are not actually proud of.
  • Describe a strength of yours that you believe few other people have.
  • Describe a strength that until recently you did not realize you had.

WEAKNESSES

  • Describe a work habit of yours that often gets you into trouble, keeps you from getting things done, etc.
  • Describe a time that you have overestimated your own skills when planning a project or implementing an idea.
  • Describe a project that you completed that revealed to you a weakness you did not know you had.
  • Describe an experience where you knew you were not working as efficiently as you could.
  • Describe an assignment you received that required you to draw on your weaknesses.
  • Describe something that you have gotten worse at doing over time.
  • Describe a task or skill about which others have said you are a poor performer.
  • Describe a task or skill that you desperately want to improve.

CHALLENGES

  • Describe a project that was particularly difficult for you to complete because you did not have the skills you needed.
  • Describe a project for which the outcome was not what you would have hoped.
  • Describe a time you encountered a task that you simply could not complete.
  • Describe an assignment that you found frustrating to complete.
  • Describe a time that you felt that everyone around you was smarter or more skilled than you were.
  • Describe a skill that you have had trouble maintaining over time.
  • Describe a time when you felt blocked from doing something by other people or unusual circumstances.
  • Describe a time that you overcome significant hurdles to reach a certain goal.
  • Describe a time when you felt you were not given the credit you deserved for work you had completed.
  • Describe a time that you had to explain to someone else how to do something that was very difficult to do.

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Describe a project that allowed you to demonstrate skills you had recently developed.
  • Describe a project for which the outcome was unexpected and better than you could have hoped for.
  • Describe a time you had to teach yourself a skill in order to complete a project.
  • Describe a time that you surprised yourself in what you were able to achieve.
  • Describe an assignment that had an effect outside of the classroom in which it was first assigned.
  • Describe something you accomplished that surprises you.

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