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Use the CVI to Choose Your Ideal Career

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
January 30, 2023

One of the most common reasons people take the Core Values Index™ is to help them choose the ideal career for their personality. The secret to the CVI is its unprecedented ability to accurately reveal your true personality.

2023 Editor's Picks

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
January 9, 2023

At eRep, we've produced a large collection of informative, insightful, and entertaining articles that focus on the world's most accurate and reliable psychometric assessment and personality test, the Core Values Index™. Here is our Editor's top picks for 2023.

The History of the CVI

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
December 26, 2022

Lynn Ellsworth Taylor created the Core Values Index psychometric assessment to provide an answer to that age-old question, "What is my purpose?" Learn about Mr. Taylor and discover the history behind the world's most accurate and reliable psychometric assessment.

It's Hip to be Square

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
December 19, 2022

We often talk about profound personality types, people who are the epitome of the four Core Values Index archetypes. But what if you have a well-rounded personality? What if your psychometric profile is square with equal amounts of all four?

Yak Shaving

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
December 12, 2022

Did you know there's a psychological reason why you went into the bike shed, fell down a rabbit hole, and shaved a yak instead of working on your original task?

What is Talent?

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

Are you talented? What separates talent from ability? Can talent be learned or is it something you're born with? How do you find out where your talents lie?

The Secret Skill of Effective Leaders

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
November 16, 2022

Do leaders need power-based personalities to be effective? Is a domineering style required to succeed in positions of leadership? We unlock the secret skill great leaders embrace that sets them apart. Can you guess what it is?

Do More of What Makes You Awesome

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

Have you ever tried to nail gravy to a tree or play billiards with a rope? If you somehow succeed at these impossible tasks, would you want more of that kind of challenge? Or would you rather be doing more of the things that make you awesome?

Finding My Professional Path: An Interview with Jeff Jarchow

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
October 24, 2022

After work in strengths (StrengthsFinders), motivations (MCode), collaboration type (mPact), content (YouScience), spiritual gifts, personality (Myers-Briggs & Big Five), and a two day deep dive LifePlan, Jeff lacked something. 'I didn't have my why.'

What Your Hobbies Can Teach You About Your Job

By
Steve Williamson , Dir. Product Development, eRep, Inc.
Posted
October 10, 2022

How you fill your leisure time is a rather accurate reflection of your emotional hardwiring and the needs of your personality. If that differs from your job, you may have a disconnect in what you do for a living.

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