Thomas Ba

Auditor

  • Master

Summary

Personality
How they behave
Motivations
What they want to do
Reasoning
What they are capable of doing

Shape

Behavioral style

SHAPE SHAPE + DRIVE
Highly motivating aspect that will make them feel fulfilled.
Influence
Influence

Definition

Build relationships / Take the lead / Unite and mobilize

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.

Build relationships
Take the lead
Unite and mobilize
Cooperate
Cooperate

Definition

Communicate with diplomacy / Provide support / Work collaboratively

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.

Communicate with diplomacy
Provide support
Work collaboratively
Think
Think

Definition

Anticipate challenges / Develop a vision / Innovate

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.

Anticipate challenges
Develop a vision
Innovate
Act
Act

Definition

Take initiative / Plan and organize / Inspect and Improve

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.

Take initiative
Plan and organize
Inspect and Improve
Feel
Feel

Definition

Spread enthusiasm / React swiftly / Handle stress

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.

Spread enthusiasm
React swiftly
Handle stress
Development potential
Highly developed:
Higher than 80% of people
Well developed:
Higher than 60% of people
Moderately developed:
Higher than 40% of people
Slightly developed:
Lower than 60% of people
Undeveloped:
Lower than 80% of people

Personal style: Coordinator

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.

Main strengths

Relationship management
  • They find it easy to be assertive in their relationships, and set the agenda.
  • They are confident in their decisions and stick to their course of action.
  • They find it easy to socialize and are approachable.
Work management
    They structure their work, plan it and follow procedures.
    They have a practical approach, geared towards action.
    They tackle one task at a time to avoid losing their focus.
Emotional management
    They radiate enthusiasm and see the bright side of things.
    They are responsive, very energetic and have a sense of urgency.
    They express their feelings and find it easy to communicate with others.

Talents

#lead #approachable #tactful #sincere #confident #focused #practical #conservative #organized #initiative #enthusiastic

Areas of improvement

    They would benefit from tackling small tasks early on, rather than always sticking to the original plan.
    They could leave more room for others, avoid intervening in every decision.
    They would benefit from asking more questions and learning from feedback, rather than focusing only on their point of view.

Drive

What motivates them the most...

Analyzing data
Having a positive impact on the world
Working in a reassuring environment

What motivates them the least...

Working as part of a team
Working in a fun environment
Seeking competition

How they manage their energy

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.

The activities they prefer

DESIGN
Think

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.

ANALYZE
Think

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.

PROMOTE
Interact

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.

The work environment they prefer

#studious #flexibility #professional #agility #calm #adaptability #concentration #liberty #serious

Their management style

COACH
Try this
VISIONARY
Come with me

What this means

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.

The management style they seek

EMPATHETIC
Collaborators first
PARTICIPATIVE
And you, what do you think?

Their ideal manager

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.

The culture in which they blossom

Flexibility Control Relationships Results Collaboration Innovation Organization Competition
Best fit
Good fit

The ideal culture for them

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.


brain

Their way of thinking

Preferred tasks Complex

Capacity to comprehend new and strategic subjects.

Decision-making Reasoned

Tendency to dedicate time to ensuring decisions are right.

Learning style Innovate

Ability to easily assimilate new concepts through analysis.

How they learn new skills and concepts

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.