15 Officers Like Qualities (OLQ's
Indian defence searches the candidates who have the maximum of the Officers like qualities in them.
OLQ is divided into 4 factors which are described below.
Factor 1 : PLANNING AND ORGANISING
1 :Effective Intelligence :- It includes intelligently solving the problem by answering "WHAT","WHY" and "HOW" with "WHEN " and "WHERE".
2 : Reasoning Ability :- Everything you do should have a reason.
3 : Organising Ability :- It includes organising anything within the limited time with available resources for successful result .
4 : Power of Expression :- One should express himself accurately and clearly.
Factor 2 : SOCIAL ADJUSTMENT
5 : Social Adaptability :- It includes " How to deal with people to make environment stable ".
6 : Co-Operation :- Give and take policy .
7 : Sense of Responsibility :- To do everything with discipline and sense of duty.
Factor 3 : SOCIAL EFFECTIVENESS
8 : Initiative :- It requires an gut feeling .
9 : Self Confidence :- Always ready to speak in group .
10 : Speed of Decision :- Take any decision quickly and stick to it .
11 : Ability to Influence an Group :- It includes self belief , power of expression and knowledge .
12 : Liveliness :- Create peaceful waves in mind .
Factor 4 : DYNAMICS
13 : Determination :- Just do it ,no matter what .
14 : Courage :- Take the risk without fear .
15 : Stamina :- Physical and mental stamina .
So these are the 15 OLQ's that is needed in an officer .It is believed that these qualities are in everyone but the intensity may little lower and more .