When we problem solve, we initiate action in one primary mode. In this case, this person initiates action in Fact Finder Mode. It's also important to note that they co-act in Quick Start. That means although Quick Start is their secondary way of solving problems they must co-act in this mode. Co-action simply means that a person initiates problem solving in more than 1 mode.
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Kolbe B™ Results
Example: Kolbe B™ Results which differ from Kolbe A™.
The Kolbe A™ Results indicate how you solve problems.
The Kolbe B™ Results indicate your Conative requirements for the position that you hold. Kolbe B is "your" assessment.
When there's a big difference in your natural way of solving problems, Kolbe A™ , as compared to your Kolbe B ™ one may encounter Conative Strain.
In this case, compare the Kolbe A , 8652 to the Kolbe B, 7382. This person may experience a level of strain because they may feel as if they need to initiate in Quick Start more often than their natural M.O. tendencies.
Strain, as defined by Kathy Kolbe (the founder of these Indexes), results in Conative Stress when a person's unrealistic self-expectations of how he or she needs to perform doesn't align to their M.O. (Kolbe A ).
Kolbe C™ Results
The Kolbe C measures expectation of a specific job. Those expectations are assessed from your reporting manager's point of view. Compare your Kolbe A™ Index to the Kolbe C™ and it will uncover how the job holder's strengths best align with the job.
Many companies incorporate a Kolbe A™ and Kolbe C™ Assessment during year end reviews. Responsibilities shift and the dynamics of a changing workforce can place additional demands on the company and the employees. Make sure you stay aligned!
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Find out what's "Right About You" and your TEAM! True synergy comes from balance. If a team tilts too much in one direction they can find themselves at a stand still. Understanding your teams' Kolbe A ™ helps achieve team balance. Teams stop talking about getting things done and actually reach goals while learning to appreciate how others solve problems differently.
Activate Your A
Activate your A ™
Activate your A Guide is designed to help you optimize your M.O. It serves as a companion guide and helps each participate delve into the Kolbe A Index and their path to success.
Learn more about the:
12 Kolbe Strengths
Productivity Do's and Don'ts
Identifying and Managing Stress
Working with Others
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