Myers Briggs

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 blog 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...


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...


Introverted Intuition

The Magic and Mystery of Introverted Intuition

As an INFJ, I sometimes find myself at odds with my dominant function; introverted intuition. Often I'd love to sink into its depths and soak in all the pictures and visions it gives me; other times my predictions are quite frankly, scary. I feel like I must do anything to change the scenery, to...


How Knowing Personality Type Can Make You a Better Parent

Every child wants to be understood by their parents. Every child wants to be appreciated for what makes them unique. Every child wants an opportunity to be heard, and to be allowed to be themselves. Most parents want to give this sense of understanding and individuality to their children, but it's...