Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, also known as MBTI is a simple measurement indicator of how people behave and contribute in work environment.
It is a sort of a questionnaire kind of thing, that differs the psychological preferences of the people, how they perceive the world and make decisions.
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
Originally, Isabel Myers and Katherine Briggs applied the theory and developed MBTI Indicators, later Carl Jung was proposed this conceptual theory.
The evaluation starts with the four questions and 8 types of personality type indicators.
How the person is interacting with others and energised?
- Seldom interacts with others, they gain energy by processing information internally.
- Indicated with the letter I
- They initiate and tend to get energy from the surrounding.
- Indicated with the letter E
How the person is processing the information?
- Based on future thinking. Visionary can take decisions without any data.
- Indicated with the Letter I
- Depends on 5 senses and believe in hard data.
- Indicated with the Letter S
How does the person evaluate the information?
- Relies on cause and effect / Logic.
- Indicated with the letter T
- Works on how ideas are communicated – Feelers.
- Indicated with the letter F
How the person comes to the conclusion?
- Considers all data to arrive at the conclusion, Slow decision making.
- Indicated with the letter P
- Quickly comes to conclusion with the data (facts) on hand.
- Indicated with the letter J
With all these 8 types of Myers-Briggs type indicators, we will have 16 types of personalities.
Use the above questions to your self and determine your four letters of Myers-Briggs type.
With the four-letter Myers-Briggs type, you can understand your personality among the following 16 personality types.
What is your personality type?
ISTJ Personality people
The combination of ISTJ personality people is more tend to responsible, sincere, analytical, reserved, realistic and systematic.
More hardworking and trustworthy with sound practical judgement.
ISFJ Personality people
The combination of ISFJ personality people is more tend to warm, considerate, gentle, responsible, pragmatic and thorough.
More devoted caretakers who enjoy being helpful to others.
INFJ Personality people
The combination of INFJ personality people is more tend idealistic, organised, insightful, dependable, compassionate and gentle.
They seek harmony and cooperation, enjoy intellectual stimulation.
INTJ Personality people
The combination of INTJ personality people is innovative, independent, strategic, logical, reserved and insightful.
They are driven by their own original ideas to achieve improvements.
ISTP Personality people
The combination of ISTP personality people is action-oriented, logical analytical, spontaneous, reserved and independent.
They enjoy adventure, skilled at understanding how mechanical things work.
ISFP Personality People
The combination of ISFP personality people is gentle, sensitive, helpful, flexible and realistic.
They seek to create a personal environment that is both beautiful and practical.
INFP Personality People
The combination of INFP personality people is sensitive, creative, idealistic, perceptive, caring and loyal.
They value inner harmony and personal growth, focus on dreams and possibilities.
INTP Personality People
The combination of INTP personality people is intellectual, logical, precise, reserved, flexible and imaginative.
They are the original thinkers who enjoy speculations and creative problem-solving.
ESTP Personality People
The combination of ESTP personality people is outgoing, realistic, action-oriented, curious, versatile and spontaneous.
They are the programmatic problem solvers and skilful negotiators.
ESFP Personality People
The combination of ESFP personality people is playful, enthusiastic, friendly, spontaneous, tactful and flexible.
They have strong common sense, and they enjoy helping people in tangible ways.
ENFP Personality People
The combination of ENFP personality people is enthusiastic, creative, spontaneous, optimistic, supportive and playful.
They value inspiration, enjoy starting new projects, they can see potential in others.
ENTP Personality People
The combination of ENTP personality people is inventive, enthusiastic, strategic, enterprising, inquisitive and versatile.
They enjoy new ideas and challenges, they value inspiration.
ESTJ Personality People
The combination of ESTJ personality people is efficient, outgoing, analytical, systematic, dependable and realistic.
They like to run the show and get things done in an orderly fashion.
ESFJ Personality People
The combination of ESFJ personality people is friendly, outgoing, reliable, conscientious, organized and practical.
They seek to be helpful and please others. and they enjoy being active and productive.
ENFJ Personality People
The combination of ENFJ personality people is caring, enthusiastic, idealistic, organised, diplomatic and responsible.
They are the skilled communicators who value connection with people.
ENTJ Personality People
The combination of ENTJ personality people is strategic, logical, efficient, outgoing, ambitious and independent.
They are effective organizers of people and long-range planners.
These are the different personality types. Identify yours which type you belong to and match your personality correct or not. The most part it should match.
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