Personal Strengths And Weaknesses

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Personal Strengths Dependable I believe that being a dependable team member is one of the most important qualities in any institutional setting, but more so in a Christian school because it represents one of the core characteristics of God: his faithfulness. God is always there for us no matter what. He keeps his promises. He is trustworthy. He is faithful. So we can depend on him. Others should regard Christian school administrator or a member as someone who knows what he is doing, is capable and prompt, does not make excuses or blames others, can be trusted to keep promises as well as secrets, and says what he means and does what he says. I have a view of myself as a dependable person. People around me agree with that notion in general. Family members and coworkers usually tell me that they have confidence in and count on me to get the job done when a certain duty or responsibility calls. Once before, a group of us worked on a grant proposal at the school and needed to have a certain student data included in the proposal before the deadline which was coming up very quickly. I made every effort to collect and analyze necessary data, and the proposal was ready before the deadline. I selected dependability as one of my strong qualities because of my strong sense of responsibility and work ethics and also because of other peoples’ opinions of me. They usually view me as someone whom they can trust, come to share their problems and burdens and count on when they encounter difficult situations. Prepared Being proactive is always better than being reactive. Some of the quotes from the book, “ The man who is prepared has his battle half fought” by Sevantes, and another one from Henry Ford “ Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success” cannot be truer for a school administrator. Nobody would respect and want someone who never or haphazardly prepare for a meeting, project, assignment, or responsibility on their team. An Unpreparedness brings the whole team down and prevents team members from being effective and accomplishing what they set out to. God is a preparer, and he asks us to be prepared as well. God prepared a salvation plan for humanity from the beginning. He asked Noah to prepare for

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