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1.6 Adaptability and Flexibility

Being open to change and to considerable variety in the workplace.

  • 1.6.1 Entertaining New Ideas
    • Is open to considering new ways of doing things
    • Actively seeks out and carefully considers the merits of new approaches to work
    • Embraces new approaches when appropriate and discards approaches that are no longer working
  • 1.6.2 Dealing with Ambiguity
    • Takes proper and effective action when necessary without having to have all the necessary facts in hand
    • Easily changes gears in response to unpredictable or unexpected events, pressures, situations, and job demands
    • Effectively changes plans, goals, actions, or priorities to deal with changing situations