Are you a Highly Sensitive Entrepreneur? Take the following Self-Quiz (an expansion of the original assesment designed by Dr. Aron) by answering each question according to the way you feel.
Answer true if it is at least somewhat true for you. Answer false if it is not very true or not true at all for you.
I try to please the people around me.
I can get foggy when it is time to ask for the sale.
I tend to over gather information before taking action.
Other people’s moods affect me.
When I must compete or be observed while performing a task,I become so nervous or shaky that I do much worse than I would otherwise.
I make it a high priority to arrange my life to avoid upsetting or overwhelming situations.
I notice and enjoy delicate or fine scents, tastes, sounds, and works of art.
Changes in my life shake me up.
Being very hungry creates a strong reaction in me, disrupting my concentration or mood.
I become unpleasantly aroused when a lot is going on around me.
I regularly feel misunderstood.
I make it a point to avoid violent movies and TV shows.
I try hard to avoid making mistakes or forgetting things.
When people are uncomfortable in a physical environment I tend to know what needs to be done to make it more comfortable (like changing the lighting, or the seating).
I get rattled when I have a lot to do in a short amount of time.
I can be hyper critical of myself.
I startle easily.
I am conscientious.
I am deeply moved by the arts or music.
I am made uncomfortable by loud noises.
I have difficulty prioritizing tasks.
When I was a child, my parents or teachers seemed to see me as sensitive or shy.
I am easily overwhelmed by things like bright lights, strong smells, coarse fabrics or sirens close by.
I am particularly sensitive to the effects of caffeine.
I find myself needing to withdraw during busy days, into bed or into a darkened room or any place where I can have some privacy and relief from stimulation.
I am annoyed when people try to get me to do too many things at once.
I tend to be very sensitive to pain.
I seem to be aware of subtleties in my environment.
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