Category Archives: Personality types

Jungian cognitive functions, Socionics, Enneagram, Big 5, DISC

Your operating system

The functions and function model are what makes up your operating system. The differences may be small between types, such as the ENTJ and INTJ where the only thing that differs is the order of their functions. Or they may … Continue reading

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Suggested reading list for personality types

If you would like to learn more about personality types and go deeper into the subject matter, here is a suggested reading list. You can find more information on each book in the book review category. http://www.amazon.com/Building-Blocks-Personality-Type-Discovering-ebook/dp/B008RMSP0A/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1385837010&sr=1-1&keywords=building+blocks+of+personality+type http://www.amazon.com/Gifts-Differing-Understanding-Personality-Type-ebook/dp/B004EPYWHE/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1385837032&sr=1-1&keywords=Gifts+differing http://www.amazon.com/Please-Understand-Temperament-Character-Intelligence/dp/1885705026/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1385837032&sr=1-2&keywords=Gifts+differing http://www.amazon.com/People-Patterns-Stephen-Montgomery-ebook/dp/B007F8DRG4/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1385837057&sr=1-2&keywords=People+patternsContinue reading

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The John Beebe 8 function model

Before going into more detail and adding additional complexity to my explanation, I thought I’d take a «time out» and introduce you to the model I’m going to be using to organise the functions in this book. This model was … Continue reading

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Finding your personality type

Finding your personality type can have many positive effects on your life. In addition to become aware of destructive patterns in your behavior, you’ll also develop a greater understanding of how you live and learn and what type of activity … Continue reading

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Socionics: Intertype relations

Socionics has a system of intertype relations, which is based on how the cognitive functions and their place in the model interact between types. For instance an Fe dominant type and a Te dominant type may has issues cooperating due … Continue reading

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Putting people in little boxes

Carl Gustav Jung was an Austrian psychologist and former protegee of Sigmund Freud. He wrote a book entitled “Psychological types” (Jung, 1921) where he laid the groundwork for among others the Myers-Briggs type indicator , the KTS-II and Socionics. All … Continue reading

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