According to a bunch of internet quizzes, I am a Hufflepuff, my personality color is turquoise, Anne Hathaway would play me in the film-version of my life, Tommy Pickles is my cartoon best friend, and sea turtles best represent my love language. That’s fun and all, but what does that even mean?
We are constantly encouraged to find ourselves and to understand who we are. I mean, at the very least that is really helpful in an interview. But how much does it really matter if I am highly in-tune with who I am, what I want out of life, and what I am passionate about?
It is good for us to know about ourselves, and we should be seeking to understand ourselves as we constantly change. But the best thing we can do with this knowledge is to fuel our curiosity about other people and learn how we can use our strengths to benefit others.