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Looking At Type
A Description of the Preferences Reported by The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
By Earle C. Page
C A P T
“I’m not crazy, I’m just not you!”
Psychological Type based on Swiss psychologist/psychiatrist Carl Jung’s theory of perceiving (taking in info) & judging (coming to conclusions)
THE MYERS–BRIGGS TYPE INDICATOR
was developed after World War II to match people with jobs by Katharine C. Briggs & Isabel Briggs Myers
Today MBTI is the most widely used personality instrument in the world!
THE MYERS–BRIGGS TYPE INDICATOR REPORTS SOME OF YOUR Preferences Tendencies Characteristics But not all of them .
The MBTI Does Not Assess… “NORMALCY” or APTITUDE PSYCHOLOGICAL ILLNESS EMOTIONS SKILL TRAUMA STRESS LEARNING INTELLIGENCE PHYSICAL ILLNESS MATURITY .
does not measure degree of trait ± MBTI identifies how consistently you prefer one tendency over its opposite .± YOU decide how ACCURATE the Report is for YOU: ± MBTI sorts into opposite categories.
THE FOUR PREFERENCE SCALES ARE… polar opposites! • Extraversion or Introversion • Sensing or Intuition • Thinking or Feeling • Judgment or Perception .
But One Is Usually Preferred And Better Developed .EXTRAVERSION & INTROVERSION Complementary “Attitudes” toward the World E An Extravert’s Essential Stimulation Is From The Environment— The Outer World Of People And Things I An Introvert’s Essential Stimulation Is From Within— The Inner World Of Thoughts And Reflections Both Attitudes Are Used By Everyone.
EXTRAVERSION INTROVERSION Feels Pulled Outward By External Claims And Conditions Feels Pushed Inward By External Claims And Intrusions .
EXTRAVERSION INTROVERSION Energized By Other People. Internal Experiences . External Experiences Energized By Inner Resources.
EXTRAVERSION INTROVERSION Acts Then (Maybe) Reflects Reflects Then (Maybe) Acts .
Quiet. Talkative. Quiet Hard To Know . Talkative Easy To Know Is Often Reserved.EXTRAVERSION INTROVERSION Is Often Friendly.
EXTRAVERSION INTROVERSION Expresses Thoughts And Emotions Freely (May Be At Risk Of Saying Too Much) Keeps Thoughts And Emotions Private (May Be At Risk Of Saying Too Little) .
EXTRAVERSION INTROVERSION Needs Relationships Needs Privacy .
EXTRAVERSION INTROVERSION Gives Breadth To Life Gives Depth To Life .
EXTRAVERSION INTROVERSION Es May Seem Shallow To Is Is May Seem Withdrawn To Es .
EXTRAVERSION INTROVERSION Needs Introversion For Balance Needs Extraversion For Balance .
SOME KEY WORDS E • Extraversion • Active • Outward • Sociable • People • Many • Expressive • Breadth I • Introversion • Reflective • Inward • Reserved • Privacy • Few • Quiet • Depth These Characteristics Often Develop From E And I Preferences—Some Of Them May Be True Of You .
EXTRAVERTS Use Both E And I. But Prefer E INTROVERTS Use Both E And I. But Prefer I HOW CLEAR IS YOUR PREFERENCE E I .
SENSING & INTUITION Ways of Taking in Information S The Sensing Function Takes In Information By Way Of The Five Senses— Sight. Taste. Touch. But One Is Usually Preferred And Better Developed . Sound. And Smell N The Intuiting Function Processes Information By Way Of A “Sixth Sense” — or Insight Both Attitudes Are Part Of Everyone’s Lifestyle.
SENSING INTUITION Sees Specific Parts And Pieces Sees Patterns And Relationships .
SENSING INTUITION Lives In The Present. Enjoying What’s There Lives Toward The Future. Anticipating What Might Be .
SENSING INTUITION Prefers Handling Practical Matters Prefers Imagining Possibilities .
Likes Things That Are Definite, Measurable
Likes Opportunities For Being Inventive
Starts At The Beginning, Takes A Step At A Time
Jumps In Anywhere, Leaps Over Steps
Works Hands-On With The Parts To Understand The Overall Design
Studies The Overall Design To Understand How The Parts Fit Together
SENSING INTUITION Enjoys Using And Refining The Known And Familiar Enjoys Experimenting With The New And Different .
Impractical Dreamers To Ss .SENSING INTUITION Ss May Seem Materialistic And Literal-Minded To Ns Ns May Seem Fickle.
SENSING INTUITION Needs Intuition For Balance Needs Sensing For Balance .
SOME KEY WORDS S = 70% of US population • Sensing • Details • Present • Practical • Facts • Sequential • Directional • Repetition • Enjoyment • Perspiration • Conserve • Literal N = 84% of college profs • Intuition • Patterns • Future • Imaginative • Innovations • Random • Hunches • Variety • Anticipation • Inspiration • Change • Figurative These Characteristics Often Develop From S And N Preferences—Some May Be True Of You .
But Prefer S INTUITIVE TYPES Use Both S And N. But Prefer N HOW CLEAR IS YOUR PREFERENCE S N .SENSING TYPES Use Both S And N.
THINKING & FEELING Ways of Making Decisions T Thinking Is The Mental Process That Decides On The Basis Of Logical Analysis F Feeling Is The Mental Process That Decides On The Basis Of Evaluating Relative Worth Both Ways Of Deciding And Evaluating Are Used By Everyone. But One Is Usually Preferred And Better Developed .
THINKING FEELING Decides With The Head Decides With The Heart .
THINKING FEELING Goes By Logic Goes By Personal Convictions .
Justice Concerned With Values Such As Relationships.THINKING FEELING Concerned With Principles Such As Truth. Harmony .
THINKING FEELING Sees Things As An On-Looker From Outside A Situation Sees Things As A Participant From Within A Situation .
THINKING FEELING Takes A Long Range View Takes An Immediate And Personal View .
THINKING FEELING Spontaneously Critiques Spontaneously Appreciates .
THINKING FEELING Good At Analyzing Plans Good At Understanding People .
THINKING FEELING Ts May Seem Cold And Condescending To Fs Fs May Seem Fuzzy-Minded And Emotional To Ts .
THINKING FEELING Needs Feeling For Balance Needs Thinking For Balance .
SOME KEY WORDS T • Thinking • Head • Justice • Cool • Impersonal • Critique • Analyze • Precise • Principles • • • • • • • • • F Feeling Heart Harmony Caring Personal Appreciate Empathize Persuasive Values These Characteristics Often Develop From T And F Preferences—Some Of Them May Be True Of You .
But Prefer F HOW CLEAR IS YOUR PREFERENCE T F . But Prefer T Use Both T And F.THINKING TYPES FEELING TYPES Use Both T And F.
JUDGMENT & PERCEPTION Complementary “Orientations” to the World = Lifestyle J A Judging Lifestyle Is Decisive. Adaptable and Spontaneous Both Orientations Are Part Of Everyone’s Lifestyle. But One Is Usually Preferred And Better Developed . Planned and Orderly P A Perceiving Lifestyle Is Flexible.
JUDGMENT PERCEPTION Prefers An Organized Lifestyle Prefers A Flexible Lifestyle .
JUDGMENT PERCEPTION Likes Definite Order And Structure Likes Going With The Flow .
JUDGMENT PERCEPTION Likes To Have Life Under Control Prefers To Experience Life As It Happens .
Discovering Surprises .JUDGMENT PERCEPTION Enjoys Being Decisive Enjoys Being Curious.
JUDGMENT PERCEPTION Likes Clear Limits And Categories Likes Freedom To Explore Without Limits .
JUDGMENT PERCEPTION Feels Comfortable Establishing Closure Feels Comfortable Maintaining Openness .
JUDGMENT PERCEPTION Handles Deadlines. Plans In Advance Meets Deadlines By Last Minute Rush .
Rigid.JUDGMENT PERCEPTION Js May Seem Demanding. Uptight To Ps Ps May Seem Disorganized. Messy. Irresponsible to Js .
JUDGMENT PERCEPTION Needs Perception For Balance Needs Judgment For Balance .
SOME KEY WORDS J • • • • • • • • • • Judgment Organized Structure Control Decisive Deliberate Closure Plan Deadlines Productive • • • • • • • • • • P Perception Flexible Flow Experience Curious Spontaneous Openness Wait Discoveries Receptive These Characteristics Often Develop From J And P Preferences—Some Of Them May Be True Of You .
But Prefer P HOW CLEAR IS YOUR PREFERENCE J P .JUDGING TYPES Use Both J And P. But Prefer J PERCEIVING TYPES Use Both J And P.
YOUR FOUR PREFERENCES • Extraversion or Introversion • Sensing or Intuition • Thinking or Feeling • Judgment or Perception Indicate your PREFERENCE TYPE .When Combined.
THE SIXTEEN TYPES Each of these Sixteen Types is Gifted and Valuable: Type is only one component of the complex human personality. ISTJ ISTP ESTP ESTJ ISFJ ISFP ESFP ESFJ INFJ INFP ENFP ENFJ INTJ INTP ENTP ENTJ .
Type is Helpful in Understanding Yourself and Other People Opposite Types Complement Each Other—understanding Type can help us move from Irritation to Acceptance! .
We hope you enjoy looking at type in many areas of life… • Work • Family Relationships • Careers • Teams • Learning and many others! .
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help me to be more laid back and help me to do it EXACTLY right.m. help me try not to RUN everything. Amen. help me slow downandnotrushthroughwhatIdo. give me patience and I mean RIGHT NOW. ESTJ: God. EST. But if you need some help.23 a. ENFP: God. ESFP: God. ENTJ: Lord. help me be less independent. ESFJ: God. INTP: Lord. help me to take things more seriously. help me to finish everything I sta……. help me to consider people’s feelings. ENTP: Lord. help me take responsibility for my own actions even though they’re usually NOT my fault. . ISTP: God. help me to stand up for my rights (if you don’t mind my asking). keep me open to others’ ideas. a bird—ing at a time. Do you mind putting that in writing? INTJ: Lord. help me not be a perfectionist. help me to keep my mind on one th—Look. INFJ: Lord. help me follow established procedures today. ENFJ: God. help me to do only what I can and trust you for the rest. help me to relax about insignificant details beginning tomorrow at 11:41. On second thought. ISFJ: Lord. even if most of them ARE hypersensitive. ESTP: God. ISFP: Lord. but let me do it my way.Prayers by MBTI Types ISTJ: Lord. just ask. especially parties & dancing. WRONG though they may be. (Did I spell that correctly?) INFP: God. I’ll settle for a few minutes.
and garnish with chopped fresh parsley. measuring cups. You will know the mushrooms are cooked when a table knife encounters resistance upon cutting one. caliper will be helpful here – 3/16” thickness. tablespoons. . This thickens the sauce a bit before adding the liquids and results in a thicker soup. Check ingredients. Add milk and heat without boiling. Serve in tureen and bowls pleasing to the eye. add 1 T flour. caliper. Add flour and broth. After sautéing in butter. Sauté mushrooms and onions in butter.Myers-Briggs Pumpkin Soup Sensing (S) Directions: Ingredients (as printed in actual cookbook): ½ # sliced mushrooms 1 T curry powder 1 c.carpenter’s level will be helpful. and how much salt and pepper to make a batch of pumpkin soup. evaporated milk ½ c. be sure measuring cup is on level surface when measuring . thermometer will be helpful – keep under 200 °. Consult cookbook or call friend to find out how much nutmeg/ginger is in a dash. Add everything else except milk. cooked pumpkin dash nutmeg 1 T butter 3 c. Chop mushrooms and onions. chopped onions 1 # sieved. broth (vegetable or chicken) dash ginger 1 T flour 1 T honey salt and pepper Lay out necessary equipment: heavy pan. carpenter’s level. thermometer. knife.
While you are cleaning the dishes. Whatever. or send someone to the store for paper bowls. squash. tomatoes. but mashed carrots.Myers-Briggs Pumpkin Soup Intuitive (N) Directions: Ingredients (as printed in actual cookbook): ½ # sliced mushrooms 1 T curry powder 1 c. rich pumpkin soup offers potential for synchronous cooking. Tom’s Hot Sauce. a dab of mustard. cooked pumpkin dash nutmeg 1 T butter 3 c. broth (vegetable or chicken) dash ginger 1 T flour 1 T honey salt and pepper There is a lot of creativity in this soup. you can make plans for a great soup tasting event or for the restaurant you are going to open. you will need just 1 pan. This way. A good. Add the rest of the ingredients and taste until it seems right to you. chutney. You might want to start by sautéing any ingredients that need this process. chopped onions 1 # sieved. but since you are calling it pumpkin soup you might want to have some pumpkin in it. Open the refrigerator and let your imagination roam… some pieces of chicken. evaporated milk ½ c. . While the soup heats you will probably want to make some rolls to go with it and since you are in the kitchen anyway. Serve the soup in whatever is clean. or even sweet potatoes will do. you might as well clean the refrigerator and defrost the freezer.
if you first measure the curry powder. then the butter. How many people are you serving? How much will each eat? Is the recipe large enough? Too large? Proceed as with sensing directions except realize that it is more logical to serve this soup from a pitcher. pans and bowls as possible. it will cook more quickly if you let it warm to room temperature. For instance.Myers-Briggs Pumpkin Soup Thinking (T) Directions: Ingredients (as printed in actual cookbook): ½ # sliced mushrooms 1 T curry powder 1 c. If the broth has been refrigerated (which will help with skimming off the fat). Analyze the equipment. Analyze the recipe. Try to use as few utensils. . then the honey with the T. This recipe can be cooked quite efficiently if some thought is given to the process… melt the butter in the pan over low heat while you chop the onions and mushrooms. broth (vegetable or chicken) dash ginger 1 T flour 1 T honey salt and pepper Analyze the process. cooked pumpkin dash nutmeg 1 T butter 3 c. Alterations should be made from the beginning. evaporated milk ½ c. chopped onions 1 # sieved. you will have to wash it only once.
. Serve with a warm smile. or substitute potatoes. A full T of curry powder may sound too strong for someone. so you can leave it out or reduce the amount or substitute Beau Monde Seasoning.Myers-Briggs Pumpkin Soup Feeling (F) Directions: Ingredients (as printed in actual cookbook): ½ # sliced mushrooms 1 T curry powder 1 c. broth (vegetable or chicken) dash ginger 1 T flour 1 T honey salt and pepper You may need to substitute some ingredients according to who will be eating the soup. you can leave out the mushrooms. evaporated milk ½ c. You may want to omit it entirely from your menu and serve another soup or dish that seems more appropriate. you may want to wait until almost the last minute to decide whether or not to serve pumpkin soup at all. so these are just guidelines. you can leave them out or substitute green peppers. cooked pumpkin dash nutmeg 1 T butter 3 c. In fact. If there is someone who doesn’t like mushrooms. If onions are hard on someone’s stomach. chopped onions 1 # sieved.
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