By Donna Dunning
In my MBTI® Certification workshops participants respond to the instruction -“Describe your type using words, phrases, or pictures.” I find these visual representations of type preferences help illustrate individual differences.
Here is a photo of a response from an ENTJ group. The descriptors are clearly written in an orderly manner. In this exercise it is usually the ENTJ and ESTJ groups (Expeditors) who are done first as they tend to quickly put down the key information about their type preferences. This group includes in their description negative perceptions by others as well as positive aspects of their preferences. This is common for groups with a dominant function of Extraverted Thinking (Te).
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