House Habits

If the PATH Sorting Hat places you in House Habits, you’re likely resourceful and strategic. You have a lot of ambition, and you practice behaviors or actions that solve problems. You’ve got to have Habits to be quick on your feet and come out on top!

While others may need time to consider or analyze the problem, your M.O. is to get started. Everyone wants to solve problems. Your traits (or combination of traits) help you take action. 

Draco Malfoy

Draco is a STRATEGIST! As a Strategist, Draco acts with well-organized plans. He can see the big picture and is able to prioritize tasks to reach the overarching goal. His PATH patronus is a Whale!

Severus Snape

Professor Snape is a DIRECTOR! As a Director, Professor Snape knows the resources available and their limits. He’s incredibly efficient in the way he works and can quickly deploy new strategies. His PATH patronus is a Cheetah!

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PATH Approach Trait Animals

Approach is how you interact with your colleagues. It’s the way you talk to, work with, and relate to people. If you like connecting in a particular way, you are likely to think others want to connect in that way, too. This approach also holds true for your colleagues at work. It’s almost like your workplace love language!

Everyone interacts and has a way of interacting with others. Your trait (or combination of traits) help uncover how you interact with others.

Connector

Elephants are known for being compassionate, emotionally intelligent and having strong social bonds, much like the Connector. In fact, elephants are so strongly connected that they have been known to display clear signs of grieving upon losing a member of their herd.

Closer

While Honey Bees are known for their important role as pollinators, they’re also excellent Communicators. Honey Bees have honed their ability to communicate and build friendly hives.

Counselor

The Panda is a gentle animal and likely the mildest disposition of any bear. Like the Counselor, Pandas are sensitive and respond to others in their environment

Motivator

Seals are extroverted performers who love to have fun. Like Motivators, they’re social creatures that enjoy interactions with others. They’re cooperative and support other seals during their time in seal colonies.

Influencer

Lions are widely praised as being brave leaders and the well-known king of the jungle. This is much like the Influencer who is similarly a gifted leader and motivator.

Harmonizer

The otter is outwardly one of the most adorable animals, but many people don’t realize these friendly creatures are actually the glue holding their ecosystem together. Much like the Harmonizer, they better the lives of those around them by bringing people together.

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House Thinking

If the PATH Sorting Hat places you in House Thinking, you likely are a deep thinker. You’re intelligent, always planning one (or more) steps ahead. You’ve got to think outside the box to fight for the greater good!

We all have different ways of thinking. These traits (or combination of traits) will help you better understand how you process information and problem situations with others.

Luna Lovegood

Luna is an INNOVATOR! As an Innovator, Luna develops solutions to create change. She’s infinitely adaptable and resourceful. Her PATH patronus is an Octopus!

Myrtle Warren

Moaning Myrtle is a JOURNALIST! As a Journalist, Moaning Myrtle analyzes the world through observation. She can discern goals and spot mistakes, gathering a lot of knowledge quickly. Her PATH patronus is a Cat!

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House Approach

If the PATH Sorting Hat places you in House Approach, you likely enjoy reaching your goals by connecting and relating with others. You’re humble, patient, and loyal. You’ve got to have Approach to bring people from all walks of life together!

Everyone interacts and has a way of interacting with others. Your trait (or combination of traits) help uncover how you interact with others. 

Cedric Diggory

Cedric is a CONNECTOR! As a Connector, Cedric unites team members by bringing teams together through caring, helping, and sharing. He uses his network of people and knowledge of resources to accomplish his goals quickly and efficiently. His PATH patronus is an Elephant!

Nymphadora Tonks

Tonks is a MOTIVATOR! As a Motivator, Tinks reaches goals by leading her team through challenges together. She has a positive attitude that stimulates enthusiasm across the team. Her PATH patronus is a Seal!

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House Purpose

If the PATH Sorting Hat places you in House Purpose, you’re driven to help others through different means of motivating them. You’re all about achieving your goals and helping others achieve theirs, too. You’ve got to have Purpose to take on Voldemort!

Everyone is motivated and motivates others in different ways. Your traits (or combination of traits) help uncover what drives you.

Harry Potter

Harry is an ACHIEVER! As an Achiever, Harry’s inner drive to meet challenges head on and his steady disposition makes him a great leader. His PATH patronus is an Eagle!

Hermione Granger

Hermione is a PROFESSOR! As a Professor, Hermione is a storehouse of knowledge in many areas. She never settles for the status quo! She lives in service to her insatiable curiosity and will never stop learning. Her PATH patronus is a Fox!

Ron Weasley

Ron is a SERVANT LEADER! As a Servant Leader, Ron is a team player. He is loyal and dependable, always showing up for those around him. He’s motivated by the cause and what it means to the world around him. His PATH patronus is a Dog!

Ginny Weasley

Ginny is a PRODUCER! As a Producer, Ginny is motivated by results. She’s excellent at quickly sorting through critical information to achieve goals and make decisions. Her PATH patronus is an Ant!

Rubeus Hagrid

Hagrid is a TRUSTEE! As a Trustee, Hagrid is motivated by commitment. He is accountable, dedicated, and always delivers results on time. His PATH patronus is a Deer!

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PATH Purpose Trait Animals

Whatever gets you out of bed in the morning – that’s your purpose. Often we feel like something that motivates ourselves will motivate others too. When you’re using purpose as a tool at work, you’ll likely encourage your colleagues in the way you like to be motivated.

Everyone is motivated and motivates others in different ways. Your traits (or combination of traits) help uncover what drives you.

Achiever

The eagle is independent, driven and focused – much like the Achiever. These powerful birds of prey have excellent vision, like to soar high, and are fearless.

Competitor

The ram is a bighorn sheep that is fast, tough, and light on their feet. They are also fiercely competitive!

Producer

The ant is small but mighty. The unique physiology of an ant enables them to lift objects around 20 times their own body weight, making them extremely productive creatures.

Professor

The fox is curious, adaptable and very clever. Much like Professors, foxes are constantly adapting and pushing boundaries.

Servant Leader

The dog is often seen as one of the most loyal animals on the planet. Dogs are genuine, self-less, committed in nature, much like the Servant Leader.

Trustee

The deer is seen as a sweet animal that cares about others of its kind. They possess a combination of emotional connectedness and efficiency, much like the Trustee.

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