LEAD ME, FOLLOW ME, OR GET OUT OF MY WAY.
— GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON, JR.

Getting to Know the Type Eight

  • Basic Fear afraid of being controlled or hurt by others

  • Basic Desire is to protect themselves and remain in control of their own lives

  • Basic Strengths are the ability to express themselves in all situations, act quickly and decisive, leading, defending others and being fair

  • Blind Spots are being perceived as intimidating, disregard opinions of others and have a hard time following rules or orders

  • Motivated feeling free, understood and respected. Action and exercise are motivating, too

  • Drained by being controlled, feeling insignificant and being vulnerable

  • Best Jobs for the Type Eight: lawyer, politician, director, advertising executive, financial advisor, business owner, sales director