Your Kolbe Y™ Index score is perfect! You have terrific natural problem-solving strengths.
Kathy, you're great at getting and sharing lots of details! You start a project by asking questions.
Your efforts put your natural talents to use
How You Start the Problem-Solving Process
Kathy, you research the details and get the specifics. This is how you gather and share information
Learning about your natural strengths helps you have confidence that there IS a path to success for you.
Researching is your Fact Finder talent and it always shows up in red.
Tricks for Your Fact Finder Strength
Here are tricks specifically designed for your wonderful Fact Finder strength. They're called Conables® tricks.
Decide what's most important, then start on that first.
You have homework in Math, Science, and Social Studies, but you have a test in Math tomorrow so you do that homework first.
Don't skip over any details and double-check your answers.
When a teacher hands out a new assignment you need to read all of the instructions and check your work before turning it in.
Get the facts before making big decisions.
You shouldn't be an impulse shopper! Visit stores, compare online, and talk to friends. Just make sure you know what you're doing before buying something you care about.
Imagining is your Implementor talent and it always shows up in yellow.
Conables Tricks for Your Implementor Strength
Learn tricks by watching them being done.
If your friends are doing stunts on their bikes or skateboards, watch them for awhile before you take your first shot.
Describe or draw things rather than making them.
If you're building a playhouse or tree fort, sketch it on paper or a computer before it gets built. Then find someone to help with the actual construction.
Practice things by seeing them in your imagination.
When learning an instrument, spend some time practicing by closing your eyes and thinking about how to move your fingers. If you are practicing a sport, visualize how you should take a shot or make a swing.