Success Traits

Key personality traits that determine success in each role

Sales roles

  • Focus

    Calm

    Tenacious

    Risky

  • Empathy

    Approachable

    Poised

    Adaptable

    Direct

  • Grit

    Resilient

    Optimistic

    Stress management

    Praise

  • Appetite

    Influential

    Decisive

    Striving

    Profit

    Competition

    Money

Customer Service roles

Project Manager roles

IT roles

Engineering (technical) roles

  • Teamwork

    Listening

    Gregarious

    Intelligence

    Direct

  • Commitment

    Tenacious

    Resilient

    Stress management

  • Analytical

    Rational

    Detail focused

    Rigorous

    Strategic

  • Creativity

    Originality

    Creative

    Change

    Order

Manufacturing roles (workforce)

Administration roles

  • Support

    Assertive

    Listening

    Adaptable

    Approachable

  • Quality

    Detail focused

    Rigorous

    Tenacious

    Calm

  • Process-driven

    Structured

    Striving

    Order

Education roles

Temp roles

Social Worker roles

Call Centre roles

Graduate roles

Legal roles

Finance roles

  • People Skills

    Adaptable

    Gregarious

    Listening

    Approachable

  • Task Style

    Structured

    Tenacious

    Detail focused

    Order

  • Drive

    Change

    Achievement

    Stress management

    Profit

Engineering (customer facing) roles

HR roles

Marketing roles

  • Communication

    Adaptable

    Influential

    Listening

    Gregarious

    Poised

    Calm

  • Innovation

    Creative

    Originality

    Structured

    Rational

  • Project management

    Stress management

    Detail focused

    Rigorous

    Resilient

    Striving

    Strategic

Public Sector roles

Care work / Nursing roles

Hospitality roles

Communications roles

Role-specific personality questionnaires

We now have a collection of industry specific personality questionnaires available on Psycruit.

These have been developed through our extensive knowledge of psychometric assessments and years of role-specific research.

All of our off-the-shelf personality questionnaires also contain the social desirability scale in addition to those scales listed above.

>>Read more about our personality scales here

 

Want to try a personality questionnaire?

Try one of our PQS for free and find your work based strengths.

 

Try a PQ