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The Psychometric Profile of Action Heroes: Using the Core Values Index Without Even Knowing It

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
May 9, 2022

It's highly doubtful that the writers of John Wick or Ferris Bueller's Day Off had any clue of the CVI's existence or how it works, yet their characters magically fit certain psychometric profiles to perfectly serve the story.

Career Validation: A Profile of Real Estate Broker and Coach, Andi Blackwell

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
April 25, 2022

We interviewed real estate broker and coach, Andi Blackwell, before and after taking the Core Values Index psychometric assessment, and learned the value of pursuing the career that suits you best.

Can You Get Along With Anyone?

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
April 18, 2022

I met my metaphorical twin and he was an asshole. Our life experiences were nearly identical and we even looked alike. Our personalities were quite different, though, and it makes me wonder if there's a way to get along with anyone no matter what.

What's the Core Reason People Quit?

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
March 28, 2022

It is common knowledge that more workers quit their job because of a bad boss than for any other reason. If this is true, it begs the question: Why are there so many bad bosses?

Professions of 12 Core Values Index Psychometric Profiles

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
March 7, 2022

There are 12 primary/secondary Core Values Index psychometric profile combinations. We describe common professions, and even a famous name or two, that would likely share those profiles.

Personality Types: Four, or Millions?

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
February 28, 2022

The Core Values Index psychometric assessment has four core value energies or personality types. Is it possible for a personality assessment to reduce the entire human population down into just four basic types? Yes, and no.

Are You a Fish Trying to Climb a Tree?

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
February 21, 2022

We value perseverance in the face of adversity. The tenacity to push on in spite of challenges is respected and admired. But do you honor those who insist on pushing against "pull" doors, no matter how hard they try?

Everyone is in Sales

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
February 7, 2022

Sales is persuasion. It is convincing another person to take an action. Relatively few of us spend our day persuading others to buy something, but all of us find the need to persuade others to take actions.

Maximize The Value Of Your Core Values Index Profile

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
January 31, 2022

Once you take the Core Values Index psychometric assessment and read your report, you’re done, right? Nope. The CVI provides ongoing value for many years to come — perhaps your entire career and even your entire life. Here's how.

Focus: Get More Done With Your Core Values Index Profile

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
December 20, 2021

We live in a world filled with too many distractions. Never in human history has it been harder to stay focused, and it's because we have filled our daily lives with Too Many Shiny Things. What can we do to regain a sense of focus?

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