Personal Strengths and Weaknesses
We as individuals have to realize the importance of our strengths and weaknesses in order to make a difference in relating personal growth. Having different goals, priorities and special qualities about ourselves is what gives us individually. The purpose of this paper is to clearly define each of my strengths and weaknesses and figure out a way to identify my personal strengths and weaknesses. Doing so in order to enhance my learning process. In order for me to improve myself and enhance my learning process. Realizing the need to understand which methods and techniques that will better help me to learn at an optimal level. I think this class has definitely helped me understand which methods and techniques that will better improve my learning process. I also believe realizing my strengths and weaknesses will help me to become more self-conscious and a well-rounded individual.
My personal strengths are my punctuality, discipline, and my ability to stay focused among the distractions. Punctuality is very important to me. I make sure to never be late and most of the time I arrive early for my appointments and engagements. I feel punctuality gives
employers the idea you are eager and ready to engage in work.
Having discipline is the ability to gain control by obedience is another one of my strong
strengths. Discipline means having the tools to succeed in life and is something we all work on through out our lifetime. Discipline has given me the ability to have a sense of humor, a solid self-esteem, and ability to stay focused on goals. giving me the desire and a process to learn.
Staying focused has also been another one of my strong strengths that has taken a lifetime to accomplish. Staying focused has not been easy and has been a challenge not go off in all directions. Many times I find myself drifting away from my goals, but learning to staying focused has kept me aware my reachable goals.
We all need to recognize our weaknesses in order to become balanced individuals. Weaknesses that I have been taken notice have been time management, procrastination and assertivness.
There are occasions where time management has taken away from the quality of my working projects. Reevaluating finished project I can see where changes could have been made in order to have a more punctual finish time. Time management is some thing I will keep working on in order to be a more efficient employee.
Procrastination is a weakness that I have recently noticed since taking this course. I was not aware this weakness as something I needed to be concerned with. Taking this class has made me self-conscious of this weakness. Recognizing this weakness I know I will need to reconfigure my psyche. Doing so I know will only better myself. I hope procrastination will not became this constant battle for which I know I will have to be overcome in order to more productive employee.
Working with my last employer as a Palm lead has tested my assertiveness and made me relize my weakness even exsited. Working with a diverse group people and different personallities challenged my psyche to a point where assertiveness had to be learned. Recognizing assertiveness as weakness I have found assertiveness can make you a better leader while accomplishing your organizational goals.
In conclusion acknowledging your strengths and weaknesses an individual can take advantage of an improve quality of life. Careful managing and monitoring your strengths and weaknesses will open the door towards personal growth. As your leadership skills improve an individual can become more self-conscious, well-rounded and make for highly sought after employee.