By Donna Dunning
“Follow your dreams.”
8.1% of the population
Compassionate Explorers balance their innovative approach with an internal focus on personal values. The resulting combination leads to an interest in sharing ideas that are helpful to others.
The following list describes typical characteristics and preferences of people who prefer ENFP. Identify the items that are true for you so you can seek work that suits who you are.
As a Compassionate Explorer, I prefer a work environment that is:
- Cooperative and harmonious
- Flexible to accommodate individual needs
- People oriented
- Focused on helping others
- Meaningful; serving a higher purpose
- Warm and understanding
There is also a general list of work preferences for both ENTPs and ENFPs at Explorers at Work that will help you figure out your natural way of working.
To find out more about the Explorer, go to the Explorer main page.
To find a sample of type-preferred occupations go to the Explorer Occupations page.
Not sure of your type? Learn more on the What’s Your Type pages.
Information on this page has been excerpted from What’s Your Type of Career? 2nd edition.