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This quick communication style quiz will reveal
your main type of communication style
and give you useful communication tips.

Build on your strengths and style.
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Everything tells you something. Notice how you feel while you take the quiz. Observe the dialog going on in your mind. There is more to this quiz than the style results.

Remember, you can't fail a style quiz! I used to answer these quizzes according to what I thought was the "best" style. I'm over that now. I am who I am, and so are you, and that's good!

When I'm in line at the store, I might initiate a chat with the person ahead of me.
When I'm in line at the store I am unlikely to initiate a chat with the person ahead of me.

I like to stay focused on the subject at hand and prefer not to go off on tangents.
I like to go wherever a conversation leads me.

In a buffet line people find themselves waiting for me to finish serving myself.
In a buffet line I often find myself waiting for others to finish serving themselves (or jumping ahead.)

If I am at a red light at 3 AM with no one around I wait for it to change to proceed.
If I am at a red light at 3 AM with no one around I go on through.

I study the research before deciding what to buy.
I consult my friends before deciding what to buy.

Sometimes people finish my sentences for me.
Sometimes I finish other people's sentences for them.

I do one thing at a time until it is completed.
I work on several things at a time.

I am open about my feelings.
I am careful about whom I share my feelings with.

I speak on a need-to-know basis.
I enjoy disclosing who I am to develop relationships with people.

When I get excited, everyone around me knows.
When I get excited most people can't tell.

I planned the outgoing message on my voice mail before I recorded it.
I recorded my outgoing voicemail without planning or rehearsal.

I gladly put aside what I am working on when someone needs help.
I ask questions about what is needed and consider what I am doing first before responding when someone needs help.

I have my day clearly planned out early.
While I may have an idea of what I want to accomplish, I stay flexible to see how the day unfolds.

I'll let you know right away if you do something that creates problems for me.
I will deliberate carefully over whether or not to let you know if you do something that creates problems for me.

I decide within 15 minutes what I think of a movie.
I wait until I have had time to reflect to decide what I think of movie.

If I see something I want at a store I get it right away.
When I see something I want at a store I wait and decide if I really want it.

If I want to see a movie I'll try to find someone to go with me and might not go alone.
If I want to see a movie I'm happy to go alone.

I get my favorite dishes at restaurants.
I like to try new dishes when dining out.

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