How to Assess Yourself Shawn A. Turner | May 23, 2016 Playing to your strength is an important part of being successful in business. But how well do you really know yourself? The resources listed below will help you identify your strengths and weaknesses, and how to leverage that knowledge to help your business succeed. StrengthsFinder 2.0: Uncover hundreds of strategies you can use to apply your unique strengths. How to assess employee skills: Here’s a 4-step plan to identifying your employees’ core competencies. Identify Skill Gaps: Here’s a handy chart to use that will help you pick out where the skill gaps are in your organization.