Themes help you discover and talk about people’s greatest talents. To appreciate people’s dominant talents, be aware of the characteristics, values, roles, needs, and motivations of their themes in their lives.

Use the information below to deepen your understanding of the theme’s unique characteristics.


(Words that describe me):

  • driven
  • intense
  • productive
  • independent
  • diligent
  • self-motivated
  • ambitious

The Value I Bring:

  • intensity
  • stamina
  • pace (I can be a pacesetter)
  • diligence and follow-through
  • energy

The Role I Play

(Words that describe who I am):

  • worker
  • producer
  • doer
  • laborer
  • completer
  • finisher

The Needs I Have:

  • freedom to work at my own pace
  • work: I need to be busy
  • partners who work hard too
  • occasionally, I may need someone to help me push “pause”
  • the next goal to pursue

My Motivations (what I love/hate):

  • l love completing tasks. I want to get work done.
  • I love goals to work for and achieve.
  • I love volunteering/saying “yes.”
  • I hate slackers