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Gallup Definition: 

People exceptionally talented in the Deliberative theme are best described by the serious care they take in making decisions or choices. They anticipates obstacles.

"I am a vigilant observer of potential risk."

"I will anticipate things that could go wrong."

"I bring a thorough and conscientious approach."

"I need time to listen and think before being expected to speak."

"I love restraint and caution in the face of risk."

"I hate a rush of judgment."

"I might have the tendency to be hesistant."

Action Items:

If you have Deliberative as your dominant talent, you may consider these action items:

  • You have confidence in your own judgment, so always do what you think is sensible, regardles of the impact on your popularity.

  • Whatever your role, take responsibility for helping others think through their decisions. You will be  sought as a valuable sounding board.

  • Be sure to set aside some time each day for yourself. Your thoughtful approach gives you the foresignt you need to make wise decisions.

  • Partner with sokmeone with strong Command, Self-Assurance or Activator theme. Together you will make and implement decisions, and these decisions will be sound.

Note that these action items only serve as guide.

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