Gap Year Skills: Moving from Dependency towards Independence
What are the common denominators and skills that the school leaver is struggling with?
Mario Denton MBA; M.Econ; PhD Also registered industrial psychologist
Futuristic, Maximizer, Ideation, Responsibility, Strategic
Strategic: People who are especially talented in the Strategic theme create alternative ways to proceed. Faced with any given scenario, they can quickly spot the relevant patterns and issues.
Responsibility: People who are especially talented in the Responsibility theme take psychological ownership of what they say they will do. They are committed to stable values such as honesty and loyalty.
Ideation: People who are especially talented in the Ideation theme are fascinated by ideas. They are able to find connections between seemingly disparate phenomena.
Maximizer: People who are especially talented in the Maximizer theme focus on strengths as a way to stimulate personal and group excellence. They seek to transform something strong into something superb.
Futuristic: People especially talented in the Futuristic theme are inspired by the future and what could be. They can inspire others with their visions of the future