Essay on Strengths Finder 2.0 by Tom Rath
After completing the assessment to find out my strengths I learned that my strengths include empathy, discipline, deliberative, belief, and consistency. Empathy is my number one trait. As a person with high strength in empathy, it is a well-conceived idea that I am very in touch with the feelings that surround me, whether it be my own feelings or that of a person in my surroundings. Empathic people tend to be able to feel what others are feeling as if they are the feelings that they are having themselves (p. 97). The empathic trait allows people to be able to help people connect with their emotions whether they want to or not. Personally, I feel as though when people are having issues and need someone to confide in with their feelings I am one of the first people they go to. I am able to be a rock that they can confide in because of my genuinely helpful when people need me. As an empathic person, I am able to look at someone’s face or hear in the tone of their voice that something is not right or if something is going extremely well.
Discipline is my next highest trait. Discipline is all about having