Initiative Interview Questions

Tell me about a time you succeed in overcoming a major obstacle. How did it make you feel?
Tell me about initiatives you have taken to improve procedures at work? Were you successful? Would you do anything different now?
Tell me about a time that you undertook a course of study, on your own initiative, in order to improve your work performance?
Tell me about a time when you found a better way of doing something, which proved to be an improvement on the existing system?
Has your supervisor ever come to you and pointed out that you had not met some of your tasks at work? How frequently does it happen?