Essa Khan

Teacher @ No

  • None

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: Initiator

Rarely short of ideas, Essa Khan is quick to take the initiative. They like instigating change at work and need constant stimulation to keep boredom at bay. They make sure collaborators are onboard with the suggestions they put forward, listening to others carefully and making decisions as a group. They are capable of advancing with determination, but also of questioning their approach based on feedback. What's more, they have the capacity to strengthen ties within teams.

Main strengths

Relationship management
  • They adapt their speech to their audience and show warmth.
  • They are a critical thinker and only accept reasoned ideas.
  • They are humble and do not impose their authority.
Work management
    They can manage several projects at the same time.
    They adapt easily to change, and consider change positive.it.
    They handle unexpected events with ease and are able to improvise.
Emotional management
    They are responsive, very energetic and have a sense of urgency.
    They ensure their decisions are reliable by assessing the outcomes.
    They show discernment and make judgments based on facts.

Talents

#modesty #tactful #sincere #critical #multi-tasker #change #improvises #sees overall picture #delegates #responsive #reassuring

Areas of improvement

    They could more often express what bothers them about others, dare to say what they do not like.
    They would benefit from letting others fully express themselves before voicing reservations about their suggestions.
    They would benefit from being more assertive in their relationships, getting their points of view across.

Drive

What motivates them the most...

Focusing on aesthetics
Having autonomy
Working in a reassuring environment

What motivates them the least...

Being rewarded
Helping others
Being recognized by others

How they manage their energy

Essa Khan 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

ORGANIZE
Act

Organizing work is one of Essa Khan's favorite activities. They readily invest themselves when they have to structure a project, fix objectives and set deadlines. They do not tolerate advancing blindly in their work. They feel the need to follow established processes and obtain results quickly.

EVALUATE
Think

Evaluating is an activity that highly suits Essa Khan in the sense that it requires an impartial approach and taking a strong stand on subjects. They enjoy challenging others' points of view and contributing their perspective. They like being able to demonstrate independence in their judgement.

PERFECT
Act

Essa Khan enjoys dedicating their energy to perfecting their work and polishing its presentation. It is important for them that their work be perfect in terms of accuracy but also aesthetics. They could find it frustrating to have to compromise on these aspects because of time constraints or because of conflicting priorities.

The work environment they prefer

#humor #respect #friendly #process #hospitable #method #proximity #principle #welcoming

Their management style

VISIONARY
Come with me
DIRECTIVE
Do what I tell you

What this means

Essa Khan is a manager who takes the lead and provides clear direction. They let others know exactly what is expected of them, avoiding any ambiguity. In their view, a leader should clearly communicate their vision and set the example for the team. They value principles and reliability.

The management style they seek

VISIONARY
Come with me
WINNER
Watch and do as I do

Their ideal manager

Essa Khan expects a manager to provide a clear and inspiring vision. Above all, they want to be motivated towards precise, shared objectives. They need a leader who is involved and asks them to push themselves to achieve the common goal. They are motivated by results-driven leader who values achievement.

The culture in which they blossom

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

The ideal culture for them

Essa Khan thrives in structured environments that are geared towards results. They are well suited to working with strict principles and guidelines, because they rely on them as points of reference. They appreciate work contexts where the utmost is done to facilitate work and to guarantee the attainment of goals. They prefer cultures where people are evaluated on their accomplishments and their exemplary efforts. In this sense, they will be motivated by a competitive culture which provides clear rules and sets specific objectives.


brain

Their way of thinking

Preferred tasks Simple

Capacity to perform familiar and practiced tasks.

Decision-making Quick

Tendency to move quickly from one task to the next, without lingering on obstacles.

Learning style Experiment

Ability to test things and learn from mistakes.

How they learn new skills and concepts

To learn new concepts, Essa Khan needs concrete evidence. They develop skills gradually, by accumulating practical experience. Theoretical and abstract concepts are often foreign to them, and contribute little to their progress because they will have a hard time applying them in the context of their job. They master new skills through practice and repetition.

Essa Khan's spontaneous nature leads them to learn by testing out concepts and techniques themselves. They finds that the best way to acquire new knowledge is to first try, develop their understanding through failure, and then try again. They can sometimes lack patience. To assimilate new ideas or new knowledge, they first need to experiment by themselves.