This helps you think through the things that are important to you, and set the compelling personal goals that motivate you towards success.Download Worksheet This site teaches you the skills you need for a happy and successful career; and this is just one of many tools and resources that you'll find here at Mind Tools.Knowing and using your strengths can make you happier and more fulfilled at work.See our Strengths Finder Think about your strengths in relation to the people around you.
You can see our infographic of the Personal SWOT Analysis here: A SWOT matrix is a framework for analyzing your strengths and weaknesses as well as the opportunities and threats that you face.
Be realistic – it's best to face any unpleasant truths as soon as possible.
Also, importantly, look at your strengths, and ask yourself whether these open up any opportunities – and look at your weaknesses, and ask yourself whether you could open up opportunities by eliminating those weaknesses.
For example, if you're a great mathematician and the people around you are also great at math, then this is not likely to be a strength in your current role – it may be a necessity.
Again, consider this from a personal/internal perspective and an external perspective. Do co-workers consistently outperform you in key areas?