STRONG-MINDED Forceful • Skeptical You pursue your own best interests, and you think others should do the same Meaning Expand You’re wary of others’ intentions. You believe people need to be responsible for themselves. You’re willing to fight for what you want. You’re selective when sharing information. You may think you’re better than others. Upsides Expand You can’t easily be taken advantage of. You’re able to make difficult decisions that may negatively affect others. You’re able to put all your energy into winning. You don’t overly share information that would hurt you. You believe in yourself, and that you deserve more in life. Downsides Expand It may get in the way of building trusting relationships. You can become less concerned with the needs of others. It’s not easy to maintain harmony. Withholding information hinders mutually beneficial relationships. Others may see you as overly proud of yourself.