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Risk Taking Assessment

Estimated time to complete 20 minutes 


This is designed to determine a person’s level of comfort with risk-taking, and how it could affect his or her career

Report details results on:

Sensation-seeking: Assesses the degree to which a person has a desire for novel and exciting experiences.

 

Harm-avoidance: Extent to which a person steers clear of negative/harmful consequences.

 

Conscientiousness: Assesses the degree to which a person is rule-abiding, careful, responsible, and less likely to take unwise and dangerous risks.

 

Locus of Control: Assesses the degree to which a person believes he or she has control over what happens in his/her life.

 

Comfort with Ambiguity: Assesses the degree to which a person is comfortable dealing with the uncertainty involved in risk-taking.

 

Reward Orientation: Extent to which a person is more likely to take risks if there is a potential for payoff.

Application

Accident Prevention

Professional Development