The Listener is a visionary and moral person who has a deep and reflective personality. They love to observe, take time to ponder and come up with inspired ideas. Often quiet, gentle and caring by nature, they have a depth that can be hard to get to know and understand. But as great listeners they pick up on so much from conversations and can be so intuitive it seems as if they have a sixth sense.
At work, using their caring and nurturing personality they like to focus on helping the world. Taping into their creativity, they like to come up with new ideas to help with these principled causes. When it is a cause they are passionate about they’ll be extremely motivated to implement these ideas. They are organised and enjoy completeing tasks where they can see the benefits as they go along. Their perfect environment is friendly with everyone working towards a moral goal.
In a team they are great conduits, listening and understanding others ideas and creating solutions. Using their intuition, they are very aware of others needs and good at encouraging them. They also like to work with people who hold similar values. As the visionary of the group they steer others to the ethical goal of the group. Although very creative and innovative, they are also organised and like to see their ideas in action.
As leaders, their main focus is to provide positive idea of what needs to be done. With their gentle and quiet nature, they can be unassuming, but they motivate others through their own hard work, strong values and inspirational mind. Using their listening, intuition and empathy skills they can sense what is going to get the best from their staff and cajole people with their passion for the project.
Most suited career for The Listener is a Counselor.
Other good career matches and industries are:
- HR Manger
- Corporate Trainer
- Health care
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This blog is based on Myers Briggs Type Indicator theory.