The Driver

A person who is a DRIVER is a doer. They have a lot of ambition, energy, and passion, and try to instill it in others. They can dominate people of other temperaments, especiallythe RIDER. Many great charismatic military and political figures were DRIVERS. They like to be leaders and in charge of everything.


  • Active and independent
  • Ambitious and self-confident
  • Has a take-charge attitude
  • Responds well to challenges
  • Needs personal success
  • Task-oriented
  • Sets high personal standards
  • Natural leader


  • Lacks patience
  • Inadvertently inconsiderate
  • May resent not being in charge
  • Gets bored if things slow down
  • Dislikes long-term projects
  • Not people-oriented
  • Becomes depressed after setbacks
  • Has difficulty following others