There are 15 OLQ’s which are tested by all the assessors in different ways .it’s very important for the candidate to first know what are these so that it can practiced in daily life .these are simple qualities which all candidates posses .one should keep in mind that selection is not only based these 15 qualities but these are expected to have in a candidate appearing for SSB.
1. EFFECTIVE INTELLIGENCE
In every enterprise it is peoples thinking that generates real wealth from resource. Of all skills thinking is the most strategic. When you improve your thinking process you improve every thing. Effective intelligence promotes these thought skills and you give solutions to the problem; it is basically about thinking practically.
2. REASONING ABILITY
It is the ability of the mind to think and understand in a logical way .It is to judge that how quickly a candidate can find alternatives or different solutions for a problem
3. ORGANISING ABILITY
This is the ability that how effective an individual uses the limited resources and give good outputs.
4. POWER OF EXPRESSION
It shows how effectively you express your views and make other people understand what you want to say in a clear and simple way.
5. SOCIAL ADAPTABILITY
It is the ability of an individual to adapt itself in the different conditions and with different people
In army u are posted in different geographical locations this is to test that how flexible you are.
This is the basic quality that every individual should posses. As you will be working in such a big organization you have to be cooperative it testes how calmly you participate in different activities with each other.
7. SENSE OF RESPONSIBILITY
The ability on an individual to understand their responsibilities and fulfill them. Being an officer u has many responsibilities of your troop as well as of your seniors. The assessor checks that a person is responsible enough to take these responsibilities.
It is the ability to come forward and to take lead in every action. The assessor see a person take initiative in events.
9. SELF CONFIDENCE
The feeling of trust in one’s ability. Self confidence is required at each and every step of your SSB
10. SPEED OF DECISION
It means that how quickly you takes decisions. it also includes how correctly the decision is taken.
11. ABILITY TO INFLUENCE THE GROUP
How effectively you express your ideas and influence others in a group. If you can convince others in a group by your thoughts
The quality of being energetic and enthusiastic in every situation .it is expected that and officer should be calm and cheerful in adverse conditions also and create a comfortable environment for its team.
The quality of establishing something exactly by calculation or research. An officer is expected to be determined in his work like achieving the pre determine goals and objectives
The ability to perform task with bravery and without freighting. You should have the ability to accept all the challenges you face.
The ability to sustain prolonged physically or mentally .it means that you do your entire task without getting tired
“The Hidden OLQ IS WILLINGNESS”