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Your openess-to-new-experiences score indicates your preference to explore the new.
What does a higher score mean?
Imaginative, creative, with a lot of ideas. Tending to have a broad range of interests, adventurous and open to exploring new options. Thrives in environments which allow idea exploration, experimentation and chance taking. Insightful and intellectual, driven by taking on new challenges; trying new and stimulating roles are a key motivator.
At times open to new challenges while sometimes preferring the conventional, practical ways of doing things.
May be perceived as down to earth and enjoys carrying out tried and tested methods. Also open to new ways of doing things. While not necessarily very creative or curious, the appreciation for innovative ways of approaching tasks is apparent.
What does a lower score mean?
Prefering to preserve old methods and can often be more conventional and practical. Often with a narrower range of interests, sometimes reserved. Are more likely to adhere to rules and often highly efficient with a preference to work on structured tasks to meet measurable goals.