Does your ideal job or favorite hobby allow you to use your imagination and make you think outside of the norm? If yes, you probably ranked high on the Artistic theme and would be described as a “creator.”

Artistic – Potential Competencies

People who score high on the Artistic theme are often called “creators” because they value their self-expression, are highly imaginative, and are very original. Potential skills are:

  • Creativity
  • Verbal-linguistic skills
  • Musical ability 
  • Artistic ability
  • Theater

Artistic – Work Activities

People who are Artistic pour themselves into their work. Common work activities might include:

  • Writing
  • Composing music
  • Creating artwork
  • Acting
  • Playing musical instruments
  • Designing

Artistic – Environments

In regards to work environments, people high on Artistic would like to work in environments such as:

  • Unstructured/flexible organizations
  • Artistic studios
  • Theaters
  • Concert halls
  • Museums and galleries
  • Interior-design and advertising firms

Artistic – Occupations

Some example occupations for creators would be:

  • Artist
  • Graphic Designer
  • Musician
  • Photographer
  • Broadcast Journalist

Knowing what work activities and environments you are interested in and understanding your capabilities can help you find a great career path for you that you actually enjoy. This is especially important for students as they begin to explore different career paths that are available for them. The SuperStrong assessment supports this by identifying multiple career paths that are based on their interests. 

Take a look at our RealisticInvestigativeSocial, Enterprising, and Conventional blog posts if you feel like you’re more of a “doer”, “thinker”, “helper”, “persuader”, or “organizer!”

Artistic – The Creators