How can you determine my strengths and weaknesses,
when I don’t even know what they are?

Understand What Makes You Tick

We are all creatures of habit and these habitual patterns can pave the way for our successes or create our frustrations. In order to understand what drives your actions, Vital Focus uses proven assessment tools to help define your current work, interpersonal and motivational patterns.

Together, we’ll interpret your patterns in light of your individual and organizational goals. Any given pattern may be an asset in helping you reach one goal while being an obstacle when it comes to achieving a different goal. We’ll help you find the right balance that works for you. You’ll find that with this increased self-awareness, you’ll be able to navigate your professional landscape more effectively.


Assessments Used by Vital Focus

California Personality Inventory (CPI)
The CPI assesses a range of leadership and work-related characteristics, motivations, interpersonal styles and thinking styles.
You can take the CPI by contacting Amy in order to receive your online login code.

This test describes nine distinct and fundamentally different patterns of thinking, feeling and acting. It points to what motivates you, your main coping strategy and keys to your personal development. Contact Amy to schedule a session to identify your patterns.

Fundamental Interpersonal Relations Orientation (FIRO-B)
The FIRO-B helps you understand your interpersonal needs, and those of others, and explains how your needs affect behavior.
You can take the FIRO-B by contacting Amy to receive your online login code.

Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)
This tool helps you and/or teams understand personality preferences and the different ways people do their best work.
You can take the MBTI now by contacting Amy to receive your online login code.

Strong Interest Inventory
This will assess your interests and compares them with the interests of people successfully employed in specific occupations.
Take the Strong Interest Inventory by contacting Amy to receive your online login code.



Amy Burkhalter

About Amy

Founder of Vital Focus, Amy Burkhalter, is an expert in individual and team behavior change. With a master's degree in psychology, she has more than twenty years of training and experience applying principles of change to the work world.

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Vital Focus | 8801 Fast Park Drive, Ste 301 | Raleigh, NC 27617
T. 800-440-1420 | F. 800.521.7452