If you are in the habit of doing a job thoroughly after painstaking preparation, with great effort, focus on accuracy, and eye for detail, then you belong to the Conscientious category. Conscientious people are an asset to any organization as they are honest, don’t indulge in malpractice, have long-term goals in mind and avoid taking impulsive decisions. You are self- motivated and don’t shirk from responsibility or work. You are well organized, meticulous and can’t think of making a mistake.
However, you might have observed that too much of a good thing can turn out to be counter-productive in life. It applies to conscientiousness as well. When you are working alone, it doesn’t matter, for example, an artist or a sculptor. However, if you are in team activities, your conscientious trait can have some negative consequences too. It can cause trouble in family relationship and friendships as well.
Here are some of the ill effects if you are too Conscientious