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Know Your Personality, Get the Right Jobs

One mistake people often make in their job seeking is to apply, apply and apply, for whatever jobs they can find. Firstly this may not be an efficient way; secondly, the day when you get a job offer may be the day you start to suffer! The right way we recommend is to start the job hunting process by understanding yourself - what type of person you are, what you find interesting and what you are good at. This can help you find the right direction and only spend your energy on something you can build a career with.

Among all the personality test tools, there are two popular ones, DISC and MBTI, often used by a lot of organizations and individuals. They are simple, easy to understand and get tons of free resources online. We have found a nice free test for each of them below, which you can already leverage to have a more objective picture of yourself.

DISC Test

DISC is a personal assessment tool used to improve work productivity, teamwork and communication. DISC is non-judgmental and helps people discuss their behavioral differences. It looks at four perspectives: Dominance, Influence, Steadiness and Conscientiousness.

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MBTI Test

The Myers–Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is an introspective self-report questionnaire designed to indicate psychological preferences in how people perceive the world and make decisions. It shows the preference of four dimensions: Extraversion / Introversion, Sensing / Intuition, Thinking / Feeling, Judging / Perceiving.

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