Adapted from: Core Qualities Femke Gordijn
A Core Quality is… The specific strength of a person usually taken for granted Characteristics that belong to you, which you have not learned
Core Qualities • Determination • Receptivity • Persistence • Flexibility • Courage • Loyalty • Care
With the core quality comes the distortion too much Strength becomes pitfall Core Quality Pitfall
A distortion is too much of something good too much Strength becomes pitfall Determined ?
A distortion is too much of something good too much Strength becomes pitfall Determined pushy
With the Pitfall comes the Challenge Determined pushy ?
With the Pitfall comes the Challenge Determined pushy Patience
Core Quadrant Core Quality Pitfall Allergy Challenge
With the Challenge comes the Allergy Determined pushy passivity Patience
Four Entries • Core Quality your specific strength • Pitfall the label people put on you • Challenge what you would like to have more of • Allergy what you find difficult to handle in other people
Core Quadrant Core quality Pitfall Allergy Challenge
Core Quadrant Flexible Laisser-faire rigid structured
Core Quadrant Self-confident arrogant submissive modest
Context Core Quadrant environment behaviour skills paradigms qualities Self