How Professional Are You?

Professionalism in the work place isn't always easy, but it's always necessary. Do you think you're pretty professional? Take these 10 questions and find out!

Question 1/10
What most closely matches how your colleagues would describe you?
Punctual, detail oriented, hardworking, pleasant
Fun to work with and be around
Unprofessional but gets work done
Demanding but a bit annoying at times

Question 2/10
How would you react to an irate, disgruntled customer?
I would get angry with them
I would listen and try to understand their situation
I would be apologetic and attempt to diffuse the situation
I am firm but calmly try to talk them down

Question 3/10
How do you treat your co-workers?
With respect and courtesy
Like family
I keep them at an arms length
I hate most of them but pretend I like them

Question 4/10
How do you act towards your boss?
I avoid him like the plague
I treat him with respect
I only address him if he approaches me first
I am pleasant to his face but often talk badly about him

Question 5/10
How do you resolve an issue that arises between you and a co-worker?
I go straight to HR
I get in a verbal fight with my co-worker
I go straight to the boss
I just let it go

Question 6/10
How do you behave at work when under immense pressure or stress?
I tend to lash out at everyone around me
I work even harder to catch up
I drop the ball and take frequent breaks
I look for a different job

Question 7/10
What are your working hours like?
I'm the first one in and last one out
It depends on the day and my workload
I leave whenever I'm finished

Question 8/10
How do you react to criticism from your boss and co-workers?
I take it as constructive criticism
I get offended
I pout and treat everyone poorly
I feel a bit bad but get over it
I immediately fix my mistakes

Question 9/10
What best describes your attitude towards work?
I love my job and give it my all
Work is work
Work is simply a part of life
My job can be fun sometimes

Question 10/10
If you underperform at work, who do you blame?
Everyone around me
My boss
You are poised and professional! When it comes to being professional at the office, you always know how to behave. You can judge any situation and act appropriately based on the environment of the office at the time. That's a highly commendable quality and one that we think those around you truly value!

Poised and Professional
You are professional and polite! While some people may struggle to maintain professionalism in the office, you always know what to do and say. You let your conscious be your guide, knowing that if something would offend or rub you the wrong way, that it would probably evoke the same reaction in others.

Professional and Polite
You are always professional! No matter what the situation, you always maintain your professionalism and put your best foot forward. Even when times are tense or stressful, you keep calm and carry on in a polite manner.

Always Professional
You are somewhat professional! We get the feeling that in high school you were often referred to as the class clown. Despite always getting your work done, you love to have a good time, crack jokes, and lighten the mood of the office. While you might not always be the most professional person present, you sure at he most fun!

Somewhat Professional
You are semi-professional! You often struggle to find a good balance between having fun and working hard. You don't like to compromise and often find yourself caught up in the moment. Sometimes this means you'll take a joke too far or send an email that simply shouldn't be sent. Regardless just keep your calm and always stay the course.