Tell Us What's Important to You and We'll Guess What Your First Job Was

Teresa M.

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About This Quiz

All the small things we do in life add up to making us who we are! Every person you’ve met, every experience you’ve had, and every job you’ve held has left a trail of influence in your life. While we may not fully realize how these things have shaped us, they have helped to form the things we find important.

Whether your first job was working with the public or hiding away in a broom closet taking inventory, it helped to lay the foundation for some of your current personality traits. Think about it! If you were a grocery store cashier, you learned how to multitask and how to interact with other people pleasantly. If you were a receptionist, you learned how to be welcoming and professional. We absorbed more from our early life experience that we realize.

Judging by the things you consider important in your everyday life, we’ll be able to reach inside your psyche and take an educated guess about the position you held at your first job. All of those things you learned will bubble to the surface during the questions. Then, you get to decide if we are right, or if we are wrong!

Is money the most important thing to you?

What's the most important quality in a best friend?

What time of the year do you like most?

What is the most important part of a song?

What makes you feel most important?

What area of your life are you focusing on most right now?

Do you try to eat well?

How important is your physical appearance to you?

What's the most important part of a relationship?

If you were to donate to a charity, what would you donate?

When you choose a movie, what do you look for?

What do you like most about your job?

What do you hope to do when you retire?

What do you think is the most important job in the world?

What do you like most about your boss?

When you go shopping, do you consider price or quality more important?

What's the most important think you can pack in a suitcase?

If you were buying a new house, what would be at the top of your must-haves list?

Which political issue is most important to you?

How would you spend extra time off?

What do you like most about your coworkers?

Would you like to go back to school?

Are you goal oriented or do you go with the flow?

Do you have any bad habits?

What would you be found doing at a party?

What kind of entertainment do you like most?

What role do you play in your friend group?

What do you consider when buying a gift for someone?

What's the most important part of putting an outfit together?

What is most important for you to continue to do in life?

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