This competency is one in a set of complete functional and behavioral qualities that, when fully realized, can help lead to professional success. View all competencies.
Performs work with energy and drive; values planning, but will take quick, decisive action when an opportunity presents itself.
|Level 1: Basic||Level 2: Intermediate||Level 3: Advanced||Level 4: Expert|
|Is a hard worker; is energized by a good challenge||Energetically pursues tasks he or she sees as challenging||Performs work with energy and drive while exploring other opportunities to contribute||Has a contagious and positive work ethic, inspiring others to rise above their own comfort levels and abilities and to break through barriers|
|Appreciates a well-thought-out game plan and participates in the operation of it||Considers planning important but will readily jump into an urgent situation without a plan rather than lose the moment||Regularly develops and implements strategic plans for new projects and redirects activity on plans that aren’t working||Develops and implements dynamic strategies that are driven by tangible actions; plans build, sustain, and project momentum throughout the organization|
|Success is his or her goal||Seizes an opportunity when success is attainable||Supports others in their activities with the attitude that even mistakes are profitable||Views a challenge as a chance to exercise new muscles and builds strength in the organization|
||Sets the pace for productivity by example in a firm but unthreatening way|
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