What Are Some Characteristics of a Detail-Oriented Person?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 25, 2020 3:22:33 PM ET
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A detail-oriented person commonly focuses on intricate details of a situation and may be unable to see the overall picture. These individuals may prefer to edit or critique tasks instead of doing creative work or brainstorming and may wind up inadvertently over-thinking or obsessing about a problem.