INTP

The Childhood Struggles of Every Myers Briggs® Type

Did you ever feel misunderstood as a kid? Like once, or maybe constantly, people just didn't "get you"? Unless you're raised in a family of people who are very similar to you (and even that can create some issues) you're likely to be misunderstood at one point or another, or often. Everyone feels…


Understanding What the J/P Preference REALLY Means

One of the most confusing things about the MBTI® is the Judging or Perceiving preference. Many people get these preferences confused, or feel unsure about which preference they use. I'm really hoping this article will make it a little easier for people to understand and figure out the whole J/P…


MBTI Intuition

What Type of Intuitor Are You? Understanding the Difference Between Extraverted and Introverted Intuition

Intuition is one of the hardest functions to explain in words; some people describe it as a "sixth sense". Unlike sensing, which is focused on the concrete and the practical,  the "sensory" world that we can see, hear, smell and taste; intuition is about unseen things; meanings, possibilities, and…


Extraverted and Introverted Thinking

What Type of Thinker Are You? The Difference Between Extraverted and Introverted Thinking

Being able to use logic and reasoning is essential to living a fulfilled life as a person. Every single Myers-Briggs® type uses thinking, even if they got a feeling result on their indicator.  If we didn't use thinking we wouldn't be able to have any logical basis for our decisions, and we'd all be…


Sensor or Intuitive

Are you a Sensor or an Intuitive? How to Find Out

One thing I've noticed over the years of studying Myers-Briggs® personality theory is that a lot of sensors are getting mistyped as intuitives. This is kind of sad because knowing about personality type really can't help you if you're looking at the wrong information. Tests ask questions like "Do…