How Effective a Person Are You?
THE SELF-EFFICACYThe following statements describe people's feelings and reactions to various situations. Please read each statement carefully
and describe the extent to which you agree with each statement,
using a 14-point scale where 1 indicates “Strongly Disagree” and
14 indicates “Strongly Agree.”
|1. ||———1. When I make plans, I am certain I can make them work.|
|2. ||———2. One of my problems is that I cannot get down to work
when I should.|
|3. ||———3. If I can't do a job the first time, I keep trying until I can.|
|4. ||———4. When I set important goals for myself, I rarely achieve
|5. ||———5. I give up on things before completing them.|
|6. ||———6. I avoid facing difficulties.|
|7. ||———7. If something looks too complicated, I will not even
bother to try it.|
|8. ||———8. When I have something unpleasant to do, I stick to it
until I finish it.|
|9. ||———9. When I decide to do something, I go right to work on it.|
|10. ||———10. When trying to learn something new, I soon give up if I
am not initially successful.|
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Book title: The Psychologist's Book of Personality Tests: 24 Revealing Tests to Identify and Overcome Your Personal Barriers to a Better Life.
Contributors: Louis Janda - Author.
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons.
Place of publication: New York.
Publication year: 2001.
Page number: 153.
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