Susan Storm

ENFJs, INFJs and Empathy Burnout

Have you ever discovered that one friend who seems to literally feel your hurts and pains as well as your joys and triumphs? While all people, even dominant thinking types, can empathize, ENFJs and INFJs have an especially uncanny ability to step into your shoes. To quote one of my favorite...


What Each Myers-Briggs® Type Needs on a Busy Holiday

The holidays are a much anticipated time for many of us; some love the hustle and bustle of parties and family gatherings, others enjoy quiet wintry walks while gazing at colorful lights. Some people dread the holidays though, and it's not hard to see why. Holiday gatherings and traditions can be...


Are You a Ne User or a Se User? The Difference Between Extraverted Sensing and Extraverted Intuition

With the advent of free online "personality" tests, there are thousands of people who are being mistyped or who are confused by their type results. Numerous ESFPs are mistyped as ENFPs and many ESTPs are mistyped as ENTPs. A lot of the free online tests have an intuitive bias which makes it much...


Why That Free Online Personality Test is Totally Meaningless

There are two popular articles floating around online called "Why the Myers-Briggs® Test is Totally Meaningless", and "Goodbye to the MBTI, the Fad That Won't Die." I've read both articles a number of times, and am always amused by the huge lack of effort they took to understand the MBTI®. The...


My INFJ "Grip" Stress Experiences

A lot of my posts here are pretty impersonal. I can write all day about type, the difference between Te, Ti, Fe, Fi, Se, Si, Ne or Ni. Writing about myself is much trickier. I think to myself, "who wants to hear that?" because I can't imagine it possibly being interesting. But lately I've been...