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    I am filling in an application form and was wondering which i shopuld choose for each question, i have done mine i just want to see what would be the best to choose and what they are looking for. What choices do you think a employer would like to see?


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    A) I am orderly
    B) I am easy going

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    A) I am absorbed with ideas
    B) I notice things around me

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    A) I like a job where i need to be careful what i say about others
    B) I like a job where i am able to speak openly and honestly at work.

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    A) I like telling people what to do
    B) I enjoy discovering that people like me

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    A) I am talkative
    B) I am reserved

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    A) I like to use tried and tested methods
    B) I like trying something different

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    A) I enjoy talking in groups
    B) I enjoy talking to one person at a time

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    A) I work best without pressure
    B) I enjoy time pressure

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    A) I show my feelings
    B) I keep my feelings to myself

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    A)I like to plan things in advance
    B) I like to take things as they come

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    A) I dont need praise
    B) I need praise

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    A) I am curious about people
    B) I am curious about how things work

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    A) I am calm
    B) I am lively



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    what job is it for?
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    supermarket - Asda
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    (Original post by ruthiepoothie)
    what job is it for?
    dats wot i was gonna ask
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    (Original post by james101)
    I am filling in an application form and was wondering which i shopuld choose for each question, i have done mine i just want to see what would be the best to choose and what they are looking for. What choices do you think a employer would like to see?
    1
    A) I am orderly
    B) I am easy going

    2
    A) I am absorbed with ideas
    B) I notice things around me

    3
    A) I like a job where i need to be careful what i say about others
    B) I like a job where i am able to speak openly and honestly at work.

    4
    A) I like telling people what to do
    B) I enjoy discovering that people like me

    5
    A) I am talkative
    B) I am reserved

    6
    A) I like to use tried and tested methods
    B) I like trying something different

    7
    A) I enjoy talking in groups
    B) I enjoy talking to one person at a time

    8
    A) I work best without pressure
    B) I enjoy time pressure

    9
    A) I show my feelings
    B) I keep my feelings to myself

    10
    A)I like to plan things in advance
    B) I like to take things as they come

    11
    A) I dont need praise
    B) I need praise

    12
    A) I am curious about people
    B) I am curious about how things work

    13
    A) I am calm
    B) I am lively



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    ok- model answers in my opinion!

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    A) I am orderly


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    B) I notice things around me

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    B) I like a job where i am able to speak openly and honestly at work.

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    B) I enjoy discovering that people like me

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    B) I am reserved

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    A) I like to use tried and tested methods

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    B) I enjoy talking to one person at a time

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    B) I enjoy time pressure

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    B) I keep my feelings to myself

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    A)I like to plan things in advance

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    A) I dont need praise

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    A) I am curious about people

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    A) I am calm

    But if I were you I would just answer truthfully- otherwise you may come unstuck if you have an interview

    Good luck!!
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    asda... just answer it in a way that they aren't guna think u are a psycho... i cant imagine asda are innundated (sp?) with applications!
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    for a supremarket i would say:
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    A) I am orderly


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    B) I notice things around me

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    A) I like a job where i need to be careful what i say about others


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    B) I enjoy discovering that people like me

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    A) I am talkative


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    B) I like trying something different

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    A) I enjoy talking in groups


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    A) I work best without pressure


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    B) I keep my feelings to myself

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    B) I like to take things as they come

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    A) I dont need praise

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    B) I am curious about how things work

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    A) I am calm

    thats my opinion anyway!
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    anyone else?
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    B) I am easy going - Shows your easy to get on with.

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    B) I notice things around me - For lower end job they may not want the student telling them what to do.

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    B) I like a job where i am able to speak openly and honestly at work - The other choice would make you seem false.

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    B) I enjoy discovering that people like me - A bit cocky, but better than the other choice.

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    A) I am talkative - Shows you're friendly.


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    B) I like trying something different - Shows your willing to use inititive.

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    A) I enjoy talking in groups - Shows your sociable.


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    B) I enjoy time pressure - You willl be under a lot of preasure in a job so its best that you like it

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    A) I show my feelings - Not sure why.


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    A)I like to plan things in advance - Again I am not to sure why.


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    A) I dont need praise - Shows your not too fussy.


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    A) I am curious about people - Shows your easy to work with.

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    A) I am calm - A difficult choice but calm be better.
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    Answer the questions in accordance to who you are, not anybody else. If they employ and you behave differently to the way they expet then they can sack you, just like it says in the decleration. You have to declare you are telling the truth!!
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    im not sure what one to decide for these

    i show my feelings
    i keep my feelings to my self


    i am curious about people
    i am curious about how things work

    Could you say which ones you would choose and the reasons why

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    Keep your feelings to yourself - so you don't have a go at a customer.
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    (Original post by james101)
    im not sure what one to decide for these

    i show my feelings
    i keep my feelings to my self


    i am curious about people
    i am curious about how things work

    Could you say which ones you would choose and the reasons why

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    Curious about people... they don't want you demolising the checkout to "see how it works"!!
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    (Original post by teamvillage)
    Curious about people... they don't want you demolising the checkout to "see how it works"!!
    lol! But in contrast you don't want him to be asking people about their sizes etc.
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    (Original post by james101)
    I am filling in an application form and was wondering which i shopuld choose for each question, i have done mine i just want to see what would be the best to choose and what they are looking for. What choices do you think a employer would like to see?


    1

    B) I am easy going

    2

    B) I notice things around me

    3

    B) I like a job where i am able to speak openly and honestly at work.

    4
    A) I like telling people what to do


    5
    A) I am talkative


    6
    B) I like trying something different

    7
    A) I enjoy talking in groups


    8

    B) I enjoy time pressure

    9

    B) I keep my feelings to myself

    10

    B) I like to take things as they come

    11
    A) I dont need praise


    12

    B) I am curious about how things work

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    B) I am lively



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    im still not sure about being curious about people or how things work?

    anyone give me some reasons

    thanks
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    I said my reasons for that one already.
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    (Original post by james101)
    im still not sure about being curious about people or how things work?

    anyone give me some reasons

    thanks
    make a poll
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    curious about people i would think because that means you would take time to help people
 
 
 
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