The Motives, Values, Preferences Inventory (MVPI) describes personality from the inside – the core goals, values, drivers, and interests that determine what we desire and strive to attain. By assessing values, you can understand what motivates candidates to succeed, and in what type of position, job, and environment they will be the most productive.
15- to 20-minute completion time
Available in more than 40 languages
Evaluates the fit between values culture
Predicts success and job satisfaction
More than one million participants assessed
Validated for use in more than 400 research studies
No invasive or intrusive items
No adverse impact
The MVPI consists of 10 primary scales, which are further divided into five subscales or item themes. The MVPI item themes provide additional interpretive power by categorizing individuals’ responses to the questions that compose each MVPI scale.
Prefer to share credit
Avoid calling attention to themselves
Value public acknowledgment
Prefer high-visibility projects
Prefer to let other people lead
Avoid confrontation and competition
Value leadership positions
Prefer opportunities to get ahead
Value business-like and professional settings
Prefer serious and formal work environments
Value colorful and entertaining environments
Prefer fun and open-minded settings
Place more value on their own work
Prefer productivity over morale
Value helping other people
Prefer customer-focused environments
Prefer working alone or in isolation
Prefer working with others or on teams
Value social interaction
Prefer flexibility and autonomy
Value challenging established procedures
Prefer the status quo
Avoid people that do not share beliefs
Value risk taking and experimentation
Prefer adventurous settings
Prefer consistency and predictability
Avoid taking unnecessary risks
Value relationships over profitability
Less concerned about financial issues
Prefer environments that focus on bottom line
Value activities related to financial matters
Value practicality over appearance
Prefer routines and repetition
Value innovation and creativity
Prefer individual style and appearance
Prefer people over technology
Value intuition and experience
Value analysis and problem solving
Prefer working with data and objective facts
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