MBTI Basics

What is Personality Typing? An Intro for Beginners

Have you ever wanted to know yourself better? What about your spouse, or your children? Do you find yourself confused by the way people communicate with you, or find it hard to relate to certain people? Knowing about personality type can take you leaps and bounds in your understanding of yourself...


Debunking the Major Arguments Against Personality Typing

When I discovered the Myers and Briggs' theory of personality typing, I was filled with so much excitement over what it meant to me and my friends and family. I couldn't wait to study those around me and figure out their 'types', and understand and interact with them better. However, because I'm...


MBTI Cognitive Functions

Personality Testing - Fact or Farce? Part Two - Understanding the Cognitive Functions

With personality quizzes and buzzfeed questionnaires becoming so popular on facebook, it's easy for people to lump the Myers' and Briggs theory into the same category; another stupid personality test with no basis in reality. What Harry Potter character am I? What breed of dog are you? The list...


MBTI Farce

Personality Typing - Fact or Farce? Part One

One of the fascinations of my life for the last ten years has been the Myers Briggs Assessment Tool and personality psychology. Myers-Briggs® psychology is based on the work of psychologist Carl Jung, and basically tells you one of sixteen personality types that you fit into. Are you an extrovert...