my true colors

my colors are


I need to follow rules and respect authority Loyal, Dependable, Prepared I have a strong sense of what is right and wrong in life Thorough, Sensible, Punctual I need to be useful and belong Faithful, Stable, Organized I value home, family, and tradition Caring, Concerned, Concrete I am a natural preserver, a parent, a helper In childhood…

  • I wanted to follow the rules and regulations of the school.

  • I understood and respected authority and was comfortable with academic routine.

  • I was the easiest of all types of children to adapt to the education system. In relationships…

  • I am serious and tend to have traditional, conservative views of both love and marriage.

  • I enjoy others who can work along with me, building secure, predictable relationships together.

  • I demonstrate admiration through the practical things I do for the ones I love. At work…

  • I provide stability and can maintain organization.

  • My ability to handle details and to work hard makes me the backbone of many organizations.

  • I believe that work comes before play, even if I must work overtime to complete the task. Leadership Style…

  • Expects punctuality, order, loyalty

  • Assumes “right” way to do things

  • Seldom questions tradition

  • Rules oriented

  • Detailed/thorough approach - threatened by change

  • Prolonged time to initiate any change

  • Expects people to “play” their roles Symptoms of a Bad day…

  • Complaining and self-pity

  • Anxiety and worry

  • Depression and fatigue

  • Psychosomatic problems

  • Malicious judgments about yourself or others

  • Herd mentality exhibited in blind following of leaders

  • Authoritarianism and phobic reactions


I act on a moment's notice Witty, Charming, Spontaneous I consider life a game, here and now Impulsive, Generous, Impactful I need fun, variety, stimulation, and excitement Optimistic, Eager, Bold I value skill, resourcefulness, and courage Physical, Immediate, Fraternal I am a natural trouble shooter, a performer, a competitor In childhood…

  • Of all types of children, I had the most difficult time fitting into academic routine.

  • I learned by doing and experiencing rather than by listening and reading.

  • I needed physical involvement in the learning process and was motivated by my own natural competitive nature and sense of fun. In relationships…

  • I seek a relationship with shared activities and interests.

  • I like to explore new ways to energize the relationship.

  • In a relationship, I need to be bold and thrive on physical contact.

  • I enjoy giving extravagant gifts that bring obvious pleasure to special people in my life.

  • At work… I am bored and restless with jobs that are routine and structured.

  • I am satisfied in careers that allow me independence and freedom, while utilizing my physical coordination and my love of tools.

  • I view any kind of tool as an extension of myself.

  • I am a natural performer. Leadership Style…

  • Expects quick action

  • Works in the here and now

  • Performance oriented

  • Flexible approach

  • Welcomes change

  • Expects people to “make it fun” Symptoms of a Bad day…

  • Rudeness and defiance

  • Breaking the rules intentionally

  • Running away and dropping out

  • Use of stimulants

  • Acting out boisterously

  • Lying and cheating

  • Physical aggressiveness