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How do you deal with Internal and External expectations?

Survey period: 4 Jan 2016 to 11 Jan 2016

Let's see how developers fare: A bit of fun based on a quiz by Gretchen Rubin.

OptionVotes% 
I'm an Upholder: I work to complete (or uphold) expectations set for me and that I set for myself.25127.98
I'm a Questioner: I question all expectations and will only meet an expectation if it makes sense.42046.82
I'm a Rebel: I don't like to do what I'm told and I prefer to break rules.758.36
I'm an Obliger: I meet expectations set by others but often fail to meet my own expectations.15116.83



 
GeneralWhen I grow up, I want to be a Wally Pin
ones and zeros8-Jan-16 0:10
professionalones and zeros8-Jan-16 0:10 
GeneralQuestioner Pin
Camilo Reyes6-Jan-16 11:32
professionalCamilo Reyes6-Jan-16 11:32 
GeneralMissing an option? PinPopular
Peter Mulholland5-Jan-16 2:07
Peter Mulholland5-Jan-16 2:07 
GeneralRe: Missing an option? Pin
Dholakiya Ankit8-Jan-16 20:18
Dholakiya Ankit8-Jan-16 20:18 
GeneralDidn't know that... Pin
Kornfeld Eliyahu Peter5-Jan-16 0:00
professionalKornfeld Eliyahu Peter5-Jan-16 0:00 
GeneralBut I am also an Obliger Pin
Simon_Whale4-Jan-16 23:58
Simon_Whale4-Jan-16 23:58 
GeneralRe: But I am also an Obliger Pin
KarstenK5-Jan-16 1:44
mveKarstenK5-Jan-16 1:44 
GeneralRe: But I am also an Obliger Pin
Simon_Whale5-Jan-16 1:44
Simon_Whale5-Jan-16 1:44 
GeneralFive Easy Points Wasted Pin
W Balboos, GHB4-Jan-16 7:58
W Balboos, GHB4-Jan-16 7:58 
None of the above, as (no doubt) so many others will note. In the non-pimping sort of way, I'm an enabler and a problem-solver.

I see things that should be done better/more easily, and make it easy for others to do them.

Problem solver needs no real explanation and the two are symbiotic.





"The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." - Albert Einstein
"As far as we know, our computer has never had an undetected error." - Weisert
"If you are searching for perfection in others, then you seek disappointment. If you are seek perfection in yourself, then you will find failure." - Balboos HaGadol Mar 2010

GeneralA Rebel Pin
Wastedtalent4-Jan-16 5:33
professionalWastedtalent4-Jan-16 5:33 
GeneralMay the force be with me Pin
Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan4-Jan-16 4:53
professionalAfzaal Ahmad Zeeshan4-Jan-16 4:53 
GeneralI already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Nicolas Dorier4-Jan-16 4:34
professionalNicolas Dorier4-Jan-16 4:34 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
r_hyde4-Jan-16 11:56
r_hyde4-Jan-16 11:56 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Nicolas Dorier4-Jan-16 16:16
professionalNicolas Dorier4-Jan-16 16:16 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
r_hyde4-Jan-16 18:36
r_hyde4-Jan-16 18:36 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
mintxelas5-Jan-16 1:33
mintxelas5-Jan-16 1:33 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Rob Grainger5-Jan-16 3:25
Rob Grainger5-Jan-16 3:25 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Nicolas Dorier7-Jan-16 1:22
professionalNicolas Dorier7-Jan-16 1:22 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Rob Grainger7-Jan-16 4:27
Rob Grainger7-Jan-16 4:27 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Camilo Reyes7-Jan-16 11:42
professionalCamilo Reyes7-Jan-16 11:42 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Nicolas Dorier9-Jan-16 0:10
professionalNicolas Dorier9-Jan-16 0:10 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Camilo Reyes9-Jan-16 7:53
professionalCamilo Reyes9-Jan-16 7:53 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Camilo Reyes6-Jan-16 11:46
professionalCamilo Reyes6-Jan-16 11:46 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Nicolas Dorier7-Jan-16 1:27
professionalNicolas Dorier7-Jan-16 1:27 
GeneralRe: I already lost a customer for being questioner Pin
Nicolas Dorier7-Jan-16 1:14
professionalNicolas Dorier7-Jan-16 1:14 

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