When Spud replied: ’You could say I’m a bit of a perfectionist’, in
Trainspotting, that phrase was ruled out as a response. But there aren’t
’I’m a workaholic’ may be greeted with a derisive snort. You could try:
’I’m a bit of control freak. I like to take charge.’ What you don’t say,
as one candidate did, is: ’I have a tendency to be dishonest.’ Still, at
least he was telling the truth.