By Dewey Sadka
So what makes you the most money? Is failure and boredom avoidable? For the most part YES. Your one-of-a-kind success recipe, revealed by using the world’s first scientifically valid color test, is all about doing what you most enjoy. Lucky for you it’s also your color for money and workplace success.
Well how does this work you might ask? Simply select your favorite colors and get your boss, coworker, friend, family member, or romantic partner to do the same. Then read snippets from The Dewey Color System for Relationships: The Ultimate Compatibility Test for Love, Friendship, and Career Success below.
Do you like yellow, blue, or red?
Do you like green, purple, or orange?
If you selected yellow and green: Your ability to understand others’ viewpoints, and diplomatically express your thoughts increases efficiency. You know how to make products, systems, and services best fit the environment. Make more money by seeking careers where you can assemble support structures or make living situations more comfortable.
If you selected yellow and purple: You prefer fast-growing companies with non-repetitive jobs that offer a constant barrage of fresh perspectives and non-stop new tasks. Your ability to communicate with finesse breaks down barriers and opens profitable doors. Make more money by developing and communicating strategies for project-oriented settings that involve constant change.
If you selected yellow and orange: You know about the newest available resources, pertinent facts, or innovative ways to solve workday pressures. Your open-minded, yet analytical approach creates must-do activities and programs. Make more money by inventing new ways to market your business, better utilize resources and talents, or make what you do more efficient.
If you selected blue and green: You are at your best when you can anchor others with supportive suggestions. Your personable listening skills make you a success with colleagues, customers, or clients who trust you even with crucial decisions. Make more money by seeking environments that give you the opportunity to manage people, information, or workplace environments.
If you selected blue and purple: Use your big-picture thinking to develop new markets, new ideas, and new businesses. You can see what’s missing and know how to get things done. Make more money by working in environments where you can organize, develop, and bring situations, people, or markets together.
If you choose blue and orange: You’re a natural both at developing new products or procedures and delegating tasks. You prefer a busy environment, because you enjoy learning. Pressure stimulates you. Make more money in careers where you can gauge productivity, analyze efficiency, and oversee or implement change.
If you selected red and green: You know value and how to best use resources to make money. Your practical guidance keeps others focused on the bottom-line and expenditures on budget. Make more money in positions where you decide how to best utilized resources or spend money.
If you selected red and purple: When others speak, you sort out the facts from the emotions and establish a step-by-step action plan. You know how to calm those around you and offer quick solutions. Make more money by selecting work environments where you’re in control of all necessary resources and can offer win-win suggestions.
If you selected red and orange: You use facts compiled from past mistakes and successes to deliver strong opinions that are hard to refute. Others learn invaluable information from your critiques about the efficiency of a project. Make more money in areas where you can sail your own ship by constantly examining, in detail, what needs to be done and express your opinion when things go off course.
By Dewey Sadka
Three Rivers Press
Publication date: December 27, 2005; Pages: 240