For Perseverance Skills Test

How well can a person persevere in carrying out an action plan until they intended goal is reached?

Time
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20 min

Questions
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20

Level
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intermediate

Language
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English

Type
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Situational judgment

Suitable for
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Office

Areas of Use
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Hiring success rate

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84% hiring better

Test Used

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15272 times

Summary

The Hirenest Perseverance Skills Test uses everyday situations that people may encounter in a workplace setting to evaluate their responses. The test features 20 engaging scenarios designed to assess a candidate's ability to persevere and adhere to a plan of action until the desired goal is achieved or is no longer reasonably attainable.

Covered Skills

Persisting in Effort
Recovering Quickly From Setbacks
Redirecting Focus When Needed

Why Measure Perseverance?

Perseverance, or grit, boils down to the drive and determination to complete an objective, regardless of the time it takes to finish or the challenges that emerge along the way.

Perseverant people demonstrate resilience to obstacles in their way and persist tenaciously toward their set goals. Since challenges are inevitable, perseverance is extremely valuable in the workplace.

Individuals with high levels of grit tend to feel more successful and accomplished because they keep working on projects despite setbacks, often improving their circumstances or skills. They are much more likely to adopt a growth mentality and are better prepared for complex assignments or roles.

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