This article was first seen on The Muse on the 31st of July- www.themuse.com/advice/the-most-useful-personality-quiz-youll-take-this-week
It was after spending 10 minutes taking a “what kind of sloth are you?” quiz that I knew I had a problem.
Those little BuzzFeed-style quizzes are so addictive (who doesn’t want to know more about their personality?), but unfortunately aren’t really helping any of us get further in life. (I don’t think my co-workers knowing that I’m a “cuddle sloth” is going to help us best online casino work better together.)
But, thanks to VisualDNA, us aspirational careerists who also have an unfortunate penchant for taking quizzes have a happy medium: the “Who Am I” assessment.
While it’s built in a similar style to your favorite BuzzFeed quiz—a series of questions that have you choose a photo that correlates with your answer—the results of this one are actually based on a well-respected model of personality assessment called “The Big Five.” [Read more…]