• Independent
  • Composed
  • Assertive
  • Creative
  • Considered
  • Trusting
  • Reserved
  • Determined
  • People-oriented
  • Supportive
  • Mature
  • Non-judgemental
  • Independent-thinking

Word Picture

The descriptions below describe the Idealist family and how I like to work.

Word Picture - a snapshot of me

  • I am deep thinking, concerned with philosophical issues
  • People say I have an individualistic, unusual style
  • I am able to look at the more complex, broader picture - rather than the details
  • My natural reserve can make me hard to work out
  • I am encouraging of individual differences, believing in people
  • My conviction and idealism can make me impractical

Team Contribution

How I contribute to a team

  • I raise the fundamental issues, based on my deeply held beliefs
  • I am a quiet but deep thinker and encourage discussion of core values
  • I am deeply concerned for the wellbeing of others
  • Strong personal beliefs allow me to drive things forward
  • I am naturally reserved, so need to be drawn out in order to contribute
  • I can sway others with my beliefs and passion for what is right

I am motivated by

I am motivated by

  • Freedom to think
  • Thinking about ways to shape the future
  • Developing radical alternatives
  • Breaking the mould with my ideas
  • Producing the unexpected

Working with me

Working with me

  • Engage my interest by discussing relevant theories and concepts
  • Offer an environment that allows me freedom to think and to change things
  • Respect independence - I may prove difficult to 'read' or 'fathom' at first
  • Set goals that appeal to my sense of purpose and that break new ground
  • Expect changed or amended plans to accommodate new information
  • Appeal to the intellectual side of the debate
  • Create opportunities to feel that I am making a real difference

Family: Idealist