The Journey – The Book

Appendix A

  16 Signs You Are Type A

(Huffington Post online, “16 Signs You’re A Little (Or a Lot) Type A”, 1/13/14)


  1. Waiting in long lines kills you a little bit inside.
  2. You’ve been described as a perfectionist, overachiever, workaholic, or all of the above.
  3. You bite your nails or grind your teeth.
  4. You have a serious phobia of wasting time.
  5. You’re highly conscientious
  6. You’ve always been a bit of a catastrophist.
  7. You frequently talk over and interrupt people.
  8. You have a hard time falling asleep at night.
  9. People can’t keep up with you – in conversation or on the sidewalk.
  10.  You put more energy into your career than your relationships.
  11.  Relaxing can be hard work for you.
  12.  You have a low tolerance for incompetence.
  13.  You’d be lost without your to-do list.
  14.  At work, everything is urgent.
  15.  You’re sensitive to stress.
  16.   You make it happen.