Every individual has various and essential characters that forms his/her opinions, convictions and personal life principles. A knowledge of one’s key character strengths aids a better assessment of self and guides in career choices.

Dr. Seligman a world renowned Psychologist with the VIA Institute on Character and a team have been able to draft a questionnaire; VIA Signature Strengths Questionnaire, to access the ranking of the strengths which reflects your overall ratings of yourself on the 24 strengths in the survey, how much of each strength you possess. Your top five, especially those marked as Signature Strengths, are the ones to pay attention to and find ways to use more often.

Regarding this site – http://www.authentichappiness.sas.upenn.edu, Your responses to the questionnaires on this Web site are entirely voluntary and will be used, anonymously, in ongoing research by Dr. Seligman, the VIA Institute on Character, and the creators of the questionnaires. Participants will not be allowed to use the questionnaires until they fill out the information on the registration page and agree to the above consent.