Five wing sixes fear being useless or incapable. They seek to improve the world around them in order to feel worthy.
Their basic desire is to be competent and useful. They usually show this by picking up new skills and pieces of knowledge that can be of benefit.
Troubleshooters may withdraw from others to cope with stressful situations, which can tend to make them feel lonely.
Every personality archetype has strengths and blind spots, and these are often amplified in professional settings where we often encounter a diverse group of people with vastly different backgrounds and value systems.
When people experience pain, stress, or dissatisfaction at work, it can usually be attributed to energy-draining activities. Therefore, it’s important to know what kinds of activities energize each personality type and which activities drain them.
Five wing sixes are organized and intellectual. They are great problem-solvers who want to make the world a better place. They thrive in an environment that allows them to pursue knowledge and self-growth, while also encouraging them to be logical and analytical.
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