O'Reilly logo

Emotional Intelligence for IT Professionals by Emília M. Ludovino

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Achievement orientation

Achievement orientation is the ability to have the drive and passion to accomplish goals, excel, and be successful. A professional with a growth mindset and who is performance-oriented has a strong self-regulation, has high standards, and looks to overcome any circumstance in a positive manner. They have a positive attitude and never give up, and encourage others to do the same. They take ownership for their mistakes therefore, they are always looking to improve. They ask for help when they need it and reward themselves for achieving the goal, keeping their pride from getting in the way of their actions, and delay gratification when necessary.

How to be more goal-oriented:

  • Take personal responsibility for your success ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required