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The color red in the 4-color personality test

For 15 years, The Bridge Personality has been the most used 4-color personality test within companies and organizations, without the need for a license or training. Ideal for team analyses, complete with a clear team report. A perfect tool for HR staff and coaches, available for direct order per individual participant or accessible through an account on our online assessment platform.

The accessible 4-color model (with the colors blue, red, yellow, and green) offers in-depth insights into individuals' behavioral preferences. It is an essential resource for enhancing performance at the level of the individual, the team, and the entire organization, and clearly exposes the unique skills of your staff.

What makes someone 'red'?

People with a preference for 'red' are often action-oriented and decisive. They love to take the lead and are very decisive. Red types are direct, competitive, and like to see quick results. They are often confident and can handle challenges well.

How does 'red' react to stress?

When someone with a 'red' personality style is stressed, they can become dominant or even aggressive. They can be impatient and get irritated quickly if things don't move fast enough. Stress often arises when they feel they are losing control or not getting the recognition they expect.

Talking with 'red'

To effectively communicate with a 'red' person, it is important to be direct and to the point. Appreciate their need for efficiency and clarity. Avoid long-windedness or ambiguity. Be confident in your approach and get straight to the point.

What drives and what scares 'red'?

Red people are driven by their desire for success, power, and influence. They want to be recognized for their achievements. Their fear is losing control or not being appreciated for their efforts.

Strengths and weaknesses of 'red'

The strength of 'red' lies in their ability to take quick action and achieve results. They are decisive and effective in leadership roles. However, their directness can sometimes be perceived as too aggressive, and they may struggle with empathy and patience.

'Red' in the workplace

'Red' in the workplace often means you have a strong, driving force. They are great at making quick decisions and leading projects. It is important to recognize their need for challenge and recognition. Give them room to lead and achieve their goals. By valuing their strengths and managing them well, 'red' can make a significant contribution to the success of a team or organization.

TestGroup's tests & online assessments

TestGroup is the developer of the Bridge assessment instruments, which are high-quality, scientific tests that are applied all over the world. All Bridge instruments have been developed by TestGroup in collaboration with universities in the Netherlands and abroad. TestGroup specializes in predicting work behavior with personality tests, cognitive ability tests and career tests. We advise local and international organizations on the application of online assessments.

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Experience of Radboudumc with The Bridge Personality