What is tick?

The Tick suite of products includes:

Online Personality and Jobfit questionnaires – we believe everyone should do one of these to assist their self-understanding!

Des Hunt’s 3 Books: What Makes People Tick, How to Sell the Way your Customer Buys and I Love You but How Do I Live With You
Paper-based Personality profile questionnaires

These materials have been used for over thirty years by people around the world including trainers, consultants, coaches, career advisors, managers, teachers and others who need to have a better understanding of themselves as well as those they are trying to teach, communicate to, motivate, persuade, influence or to simply live with.

Tick Bird Profiles

The Bird Profiles are based on 4 different personality types

Eagle

Motivated by Authority and Power

Wants to have the control and the freedom to get results. Wants to be the boss.

Peacock

Motivated by Popularity and Applause

Wants to be recognised, thanked and applauded for who they are and what they can do.  Wants to be the centre of attention.

Owl

Motivated by the Security of facts and systems

Wants to work and live within structures and laid down procedures. Wants to be right.

Dove

Motivated by the Security of Belonging

Wants to be supportive and appreciated as an important member of the team.  Wants friendship, approval and to be loved.

Get 3 FREE TRIALS of our profiles for your organisation.

Submit your information using the form below and we will provide you with 3 FREE TRIALS of our profiles for your organisation to test. We will also send you 3 example reports and FAQs about Tick.

Tick Profiles

We have three profiling tools that you can try. The results will give you a deep insight into your personality – a blueprint for you to use to further every part of your life, personally and professionally.

Find out more below.

tick - Personality Profile

The Personality Profile Questionnaire can provide you with an understanding of your personality type.

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If you answer the questions honestly you will receive a PDF file, emailed to you, giving you a better understanding of yourself. It will give you a summary of the way you are as a person. This report will be a 6-8 page document.

It’s quick and easy to do. In less than 10 minutes you will discover:

  • Your natural skills and talents
  • Your natural strengths and weaknesses
  • How to see yourself as others see you
  • How you react under pressure
  • Coaching tips for your personal development

tick - Premium Personality Profile

The Premium Personality Profile Questionnaire is our most detailed Profiling Tool, which will provide you with a ‘workbook type’ report for you to read. It will provide an understanding of your personality type as well as sections of interacting with others in many different situations.

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The Premium Personality Profile is a 25-30 page document covering the following 3 areas:

Section 1 – All about You

Summary of your Profile

  • Graph of your scores
  • Your Personality and Natural Leadership style
  • Your Personality and Natural Team Roles
  • Your Personality and Time Management
  • Your Personality as a Sales Person
  • Natural Jobs for your Personality

Section 2 – Development with others

  • Motivating the different styles
  • Leading the Different styles
  • Managing the Different styles
  • Coaching the Different Styles

Section 3 – The 16 Main Styles

  • At a quick glance – a tabled summary

tick - Jobfit Profile

The Jobfit Profile is an online tool, perfect for Recruitment Consultants, HR Managers, Career Advisers, VET Co-ordinators, School Leavers and Job Seekers.

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If you answer the questions honestly you will receive a PDF file, emailed to you, giving you a better understanding of yourself and the working environments that you could be suited to. This report will be a 6-8 page document.

It’s quick and easy to do. In less than 10 minutes you will discover:

  • A summary of what makes you Tick
  • A list of your natural skills
  • Natural Working Environments
  • Working Environments to Avoid
  • Some suggested vocations to explore

The Jobfit Reports can be helpful in guiding and assisting you in finding a work environment that is suitable for you, or in helping you to choose a vocation which you should not only excel at but also enjoy doing.

Those behind Tick

Des Hunt

Peacock-Eagle

The late Des Hunt was a best-selling author and the creator of the Tick range of materials. He was an international speaker, trainer, and consultant for over 27 years, with degrees in Business Studies, Human Resource Development and Psychology. Des conducted speaking presentations and training seminars throughout Australia, New Zealand, South East Asia, South Africa and the Pacific Region.

Andrew Cole

Dove-Peacock

Andrew Cole has taken a fresh approach to the proven training products created by Des Hunt. Tick is a range of highly effective and simple to use personal and professional development materials which use (copyrighted) bird symbols to explain and understand human nature and behaviour.

The History of Tick

  • Des Hunt – Studies Business and Psychology

  • First Tick Workshop

  • First Tick Personality Questionnaire

  • Des Hunt publishes “What makes people Tick”

  • “What makes people Tick” registered with National Library

  • “What makes people Tick” reprint

  • “What makes people Tick” reprint

  • Des Hunt publishes “How to Sell the Way Your Customer Buys”

  • “What makes people Tick” reprint

  • Des Hunt publishes “I Love You But How Do I live With You”

  • Andrew Cole starts working with Des Hunt

  • “What makes people Tick” reprint

  • Tick Questionnaire goes online

  • “What makes people Tick” reprint

  • “What makes people Tick” 2nd revised edition

  • “What makes people Tick” eBook

  • “How to Sell the Way Your Customer Buys” eBook

  • “I Love You But How Do I live With You” eBook

  • New Tick logo and Website

Get 3 FREE TRIALS of our profiles for your organisation.

Submit your information using the form below and we will provide you with 3 FREE TRIALS of our profiles for your organisation to test. We will also send you 3 example reports and FAQs about Tick.