Quiz: DiSC and motivation
Quiz: DiSC and motivation
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What's the best way suggested below of recognizing and rewarding someone with a D style?
Offer sincere praise.
Offer a compliment in private.
Give them an award during a ceremony.
Offer opportunities for advancement.
Question 1 Explanation:
The D style is driven.
Which of the following would demotivate someone with an i style the most?
Getting rushed to make decisions.
Working in a reserved, slow-paced setting.
Feeling like their time is being wasted.
Dealing with cold or argumentative people.
Question 2 Explanation:
The i styles prioritize action, encouragement and collaboration.
What's an effective way of recognizing or rewarding employees with S styles?
Place them in the limelight.
Give them plenty of variety and opportunities for socializing.
Show that you trust them to deliver results by giving them more responsibility.
Help them build expertise in new areas of interest.
Question 3 Explanation:
The S style employee wants to be respected and is unlikely to put themselves forward for new opportunities.
Which of these would be a motivating environment for an i style employee?
High standards and expectations within specified parameters.
Concrete goals, explanations regarding the bottom-line purpose of assignments.
Structure and routine.
Several opportunities for collaboration with their boss and peers.
Question 4 Explanation:
The i style is energized by working with others. They value relationships.
Which is most likely to demotivate a C style?
Needing to be confrontational and challenging.
Being forced to let errors slide.
Having to wade through a lot of details.
Being isolated from others.
Question 5 Explanation:
The C style want to base their decisions on logic and value objectivity, reliability and like a good challenge.
Which of these would NOT help create a motivating environment for C employees?
Encouraging them to help define quality standards.
Avoiding springing last-minute demands on them.
Giving them plenty of time to process information.
Requiring that they attend frequent networking events.
Question 6 Explanation:
People with the C style tend towards introversion and like to get absorbed in analytical projects.
Which of these does NOT demotivate a D style?
Question 7 Explanation:
The D styles prioritize challenge, drive and action.
What is the natural motivation of someone with an S style?
To initiate adventurous or groundbreaking programs.
To create and maintain stability where tension and conflict are rare.
To achieve recognition, career growth, and influence.
To bring high standards and analysis to projects.
Question 8 Explanation:
This style values progress, but thrives when given time to perform without being rushed or stressed.
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