Wherever you find a great man, you will find a great mother or a great wife standing behind him -- or so they used to say it would be interesting to know how many great women have had great fathers and husbands behind them. Others ignore their personal weaknesses and find themselves repeating mistakes and leading unfulfilled lives the secret to self improvement is to discover your fallibilities and either correct them, or find a way to turn them into strengths. Choose a weakness that isn't one of the job-related skills listed in the job offer one of my biggest weaknesses is that i can't sit still and focus for extended periods of time i was never a bookworm. In the 2012 nike find your greatness ad, they use what donna woolfolk cross calls glittering generalities and plain folks appeal the ad was released during the time of 2012 london olympic games, it has drawn tons of attention from the audiences and social medias.
The best and most efficient way to attack this is to provide an example that demonstrates multiple strengths this is the quickest and most concise way to answer this portion of the question without going on and on about yourself. In order to identify your strengths and weaknesses, think about the activities you either participate in the most or get the most pleasure out of weakness isn.
The intended audience for this ad campaign is anyone of any age, gender, religious or ethnic background who strives to be their best the theme of the find your greatness campaign is to push your limits to achieve your personal goals and to live an active lifestyle. Discussing your strengths and weaknesses can be one of the most difficult parts of the job interview but don't panic when a recruiter asks you this question—we've got your back with an answer that will help you look like a star. For example, you might say that you're working to improve a particular weakness, or explain how a weakness might be considered a strength (for example, if you are a bit too detail-oriented, you can explain how this actually helps you produce quality work.
Like ray lewis says, the struggle provides the motivation for greatness and when you fight through weakness to achieve greatness, it's inspirational for everyone else around you category. The advertisement uses logos when it redefines what greatness is by saying greatness is for us all wherever someone is trying to find it (rise and shine) it is pointing out to viewers what greatness really is. What's your greatest weakness is the question that no one ever quite knows how to prepare to answerthis single question has the power to determine in one swift blow whether you are a potential asset or a liability to a prospective employer. And i was with you in weakness and in fear and much trembling, and my speech and my message were not in plausible words of wisdom, but in demonstration of the spirit and of power, that your faith might not rest in the wisdom of men but in the power of god.
Basically, you need to explain what you've done in order to prepare yourself for the job—and why, despite your weakness, you're still a good hire, not a risky one advertisement is there. Here are the mistakes that they typically make (you may be able to relate): 1 trying to turn a negative into a positive you'll find many books and articles that advise you to turn a negative into a positive by sharing a supposed weakness that is actually a desirable quality in an employee. The centerpiece of the campaign is a find your greatness film that breaks through social media and digital channels on july 25, supported by a global youtube homepage promotion on july 26. This work is licensed under a creative commons attribution-noncommercial 25 license this means you're free to copy and share these comics (but not to sell them) more details.
Weakness: i often used to be in my comfort zone in my earlier days, but then i realized beyond this there are many things to experience and this helped me to take the opportunities and experience every sweet and bitter taste of life. Nike find your greatness duncan macleod august 2, 2012 nike is running find your greatness, an advertising campaign focusing on the athletic greatness taking place in the londons around the world, rather than at the 2012 olympics in london, uk. The point at which your interviewer asks you to share your greatest weakness is the portion of a job interview that you dread most, and for good reason: lame answers like i'm a perfectionist or. Use these sample answers to answer the what is your greatest weakness question and you'll blow the hiring manager away includes common mistakes to avoid.
So, if you want to work for one of those employers, you might want to find a different, more irrelevant weakness so, save one of your related -- but not critical -- strengths to use for your greatest weakness if necessary, and be ready to describe it as above: confession and recovery. Greatness is no more unique to us than breathing we are all capable of it all of us-tom hardy, in nike's find your greatness ad it was during the 2012 london olympics when nike launched an advertising campaign under the slogan find your greatness.