An Introduction to the Shadow Functions
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An Introduction to the Shadow Functions

If you really want to dive deep into the more complex and rarely discussed aspects of personality type, then delving into the shadow functions can be a lot of great fun (and very helpful)! When you first took the Myers-Briggs® Type Indicator (or a similar online test) you were probably startled by how accurate your…

10 Books You Need if You Want to be a Myers-Briggs® Expert
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10 Books You Need if You Want to be a Myers-Briggs® Expert

Do you like typing people in your free time? Do you like learning more about how your mind works and where your strengths and weaknesses lie? Do you really care about accuracy in your assessments of people? If so, you definitely will want to check out this list of 10 essential books about personality type….

Are You An Introverted Feeler or an Extraverted Feeler? Comparing and Contrasting
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Are You An Introverted Feeler or an Extraverted Feeler? Comparing and Contrasting

When it comes to the feeling preference in Myers-Briggs theory, there tends to be a lot of confusion and “side-taking” in the community. I see Fi-users put down Fe-users as “fake” and I see Fe-users put down Fi-users as “selfish”. It all gets a little bit tiring, and frustrating for individuals who feel misunderstood in…

10 Signs That You Might Be An Extraverted Sensor
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10 Signs That You Might Be An Extraverted Sensor

In the personality community, there are a lot of misconceptions about sensing and intuition. Many sensors mistype as intuitives or intuitives misunderstand the meaning of sensing altogether. Extraverted sensors especially often mistype as extraverted intuitives because they are driven by opportunities and many tests confuse this as an intuition preference. If you’re trying to figure…

10 Signs You Might Be an Introverted Feeler
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10 Signs You Might Be an Introverted Feeler

When it comes to personality typing, the most effective way to type yourself is to understand the cognitive functions. For example, a lot of IFPs mistype as IFJs. This wouldn’t happen so often if tests and indicators asked questions that determined use of introverted feeling (Fi) or extraverted feeling (Fe). FPs use introverted feeling in…