Behaviors in the "influence" category are linked to providing direction. They include developing a professional network, managing teams, making decisions and being motivated to get ideas across. These behaviors provide insight on a person's natural ability to mobilize others and the way they establish relationships.
Behaviors in the "Cooperate" category are linked to facilitating collective work. They include mediating interactions between people, solving conflict, making use of the team's resources, and providing support for others. These behaviors provide insight on a person's natural ability to evolve within a group.
Behaviors in the "think" category are linked to conceiving projects. They include designing strategies, identifying project risks, evaluating tasks and activities, and contributing new ideas. These behaviors provide insight on a person's natural ability to process abstract rather than practical concepts.
Behaviors in the "act" category are linked to obtaining results. They include launching projects, implementing action plans, monitoring outcomes, or controlling production quality. These behaviors provide insight on a person's natural ability to understand practical rather than abstract concepts.
Behaviors in the "feel" category are linked to controlling one's emotions. They include managing stress, investing one's energy, and radiating a positive vibe. These behaviors provide insight on a person's natural ability to express and channel their emotions in different contexts.
Thomas Ba is a natural leader with a conscientious approach — two complementary qualities which enable them to set the agenda for projects and successfully complete them. They analyze things based on facts, paying special attention to the reliability of their decisions and their work. They are very strict when it comes to following procedures and are quick to remind coworkers to follow suit. They do their utmost to achieve the goals they set for themselves, even at the risk of undermining their relationships.
Thomas Ba divides their energy equally between dynamism and stability. Some of their main drivers push them towards taking action and seeking stimulation. However, they also need a certain stability and sound bearings in order to feel comfortable in a professional environment. It is important that they find this balance in order to fully invest themselves in their role.
Thomas Ba is interested in activities that require their creativity. This is particularly true when it comes to planning and organizing their work. They value having the possibility to think and act as they like.
Analyzing is an activity that highly suits Thomas Ba. They particularly enjoy understanding the links between data and being able to draw reliable conclusions. It is important for them that conducting analyses be one of the key tasks in the projects that are entrusted to them, so they can feel truly fulfilled.
Thomas Ba particularly enjoys investing themselves in the promotion of a project. They are passionate about advocating a product or project to stakeholders or team members. They draw significant satisfaction from carrying out presentations or making sales.
Thomas Ba is an inspiring manager who focuses on their employees' personal development. They have clear roadmaps for each team member and position themselves as a mentor. As managers, they rally everyone towards a common goal while also taking individuality into account.
Thomas Ba expects a manager to be concerned foremost with the team's wellbeing. They need a manager who will listen to them with compassion, and who takes individual limitations into account. The leader who inspires them and whom they trust is one who acknowledges human aspects instead of focusing solely on results. They are motivated by teamwork and collective development.
Thomas Ba is best suited to cultures that prioritize personal results and accomplishments. They prefer environments that are flexible enough to adapt to change and foster innovation, without letting that flexibility hinder the attainment of objectives. They readily welcome stricter rules if the rules facilitate coordination and contribute to achieving business goals. However, they will find routines and highly stable workplaces hard to bear. To maintain a high level of engagement, they need stimulation from their environment, and a constant sense of improvement and progress at work.
Capacity to comprehend new and strategic subjects.
Tendency to dedicate time to ensuring decisions are right.
Ability to easily assimilate new concepts through analysis.
Brilliant from an intellectual point of view, Thomas Ba tends to easily assimilate foreign concepts. They are able to understand new or complex subjects without needing to put them into practice. This means they can develop their skills by reaserching and reading on diverse subjects. They need to be intellectually stimulated by their work, and might get easily bored otherwise.
Thomas Ba's natural tendency is to learn by testing out ideas first, then potentially reassessing them as necessary based on experience. They do not need to know everything on a subject before allowing themselves to experiment. Understanding the basics is enough for them, after which they need to swing into action.