Name: Lana Gould Grade: Sophomore
What motivates you to work hard?
Positivity and people cheering everyone on puts me in a good mood which motivates me to work hard.
What keeps you from working hard?
When people tear each other down and have a negative energy.
Are you shy or outgoing?
It depends on the situation but most of the time I can be shy at first, and then become outgoing.
After a full day with people are you ready to snuggle up at home or head out with friends?
Most of the time I’m ready to snuggle up at home because I like being at home, but depending on the people I would be more than willing to go out.
If comfortable, are you loud and crazy or calm and quiet?
If comfortable I can be loud and excited but I also have a calm demeanor.
Are you a listener or a talker?
I definitely like to talk, but I can also be a really good listener when needed.
Are you "go with the flow" or more of a control freak?
I am 100% go with a flow.
Do you like to take charge or are you comfortable letting somebody else call the shots?
I generally don’t take control although I am able to voice my opinion.
Do you like to blend in or stand out?
I like to blend in because I don’t like a lot of attention placed on me.
Are you neat or messy? Organized or disorganized?
I am a very organized person and I like everything to have it’s place, however I am not like that when it comes to my room.
Are you a perfectionist or ok with "good enough"?
I am very much a perfectionist, and I try my hardest to achieve that.
What drives you crazy when working with other people?
When they are negative or are judgmental in a mean way, because for me it sets the tone wrong in the group.
Is it easy or hard for you accept a compliment?
How about a criticism/critique?I’m good with accepting criticism because then it makes me work hard and fix my mistakes.
Are you easily distracted or can you generally maintain your focus?
Most of the time I can maintain my focus, but in certain situation I can find myself getting distracted.
Do you wait to be included or do you jump right in?
This depends on who I am with and what we are doing, but I generally wait to be included.
Do you get along with your parents and siblings?
Yes, I have a great relationship with my parents and are very close to them.
Is your glass half full or half empty?
I looked at it with my glass is half full.
What's your favorite holiday and favorite holiday tradition?
This isn’t a holiday but every year my family and I drive down to Michigan State to see my aunt and uncle because he is in the alumni football band.
Do you find it hard or easy to keep a secret?
I find it easy to keep a secret.
If you had a warning label what would yours say?
I laugh at pretty much everything and I’m always sarcastic which some people can take the wrong way.
Do stressful times make you dig deeper or shut down?
Normally I can dig down deeper, but once I reach a certain point I tend to shut down.
Do you find performing (or being in front of an audience) exhilarating or anxiety producing?
I haven’t performed in front an audience a lot but I can confidently give a presentation in class.
Is it easy for you to talk about your feelings and concerns?
I don’t find it easy talking to people about my feelings and I tend to keep them to myself.
Are you a "best friend" or "group of friends" type person?
I definitely like having my go to best friends but I also like have a group to hang out with.
Do you prefer being scheduled & structured or spontaneous?
Im good with both, I like to have a rough schedule, but I like to be spontaneous.