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Posts Tagged ‘introvert’

Posted in Blog on August 8, 2016

Conflict of Values

By Donna Dunning I am looking at assumptions and expectations that people bring to their relationships. People who prefer Feeling as a way of evaluating information and deciding, tend to value harmony and, especially if they also prefer Introversion, may avoid conflict. For them, ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on July 18, 2016

Meeting Others’ Needs

By Donna Dunning I am looking at assumptions and expectations that people bring to their relationships. The Thomas-Kilmann model defines the accommodating mode as an individual’s willingness to meet others’ needs while not expressing their own needs. Perhaps people who pref ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on July 11, 2016

Introversion and Conflict

Do people with a preference for introversion avoid conflict more than others? By Donna Dunning I am looking at assumptions and expectations that people bring to their relationships. Research correlating the Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument with MBTI scores showed that res ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on June 11, 2015

Thinking Positively About Type Differences: Extrav ...

By Donna Dunning It’s often tempting to see differences as a problem rather than appreciate their value. The important first step in developing understanding and appreciation is to see the positive aspects of all preferences. Reframing Extraversion If you prefer Introversion, y ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on May 5, 2015

An Introverted Way of Being Known

By Donna Dunning It is interesting to observe how people connect. I believe some level of human connection is a basic need for all people regardless of personality type preferences. However, I think the way we go about becoming connected and maintaining connections is influenced ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on January 6, 2014

Big Head Small Legs

By Donna Dunning A workshop participant with ISTP preferences created this “big head small legs” doodle and shared it with me. The character represents the individual’s annoyance with lengthy processes, especially theoretical and abstract ones, with lots of talk and very li ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on September 2, 2013

Illustrations of Type – INTJ

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. The TJ approach used by INTJs ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on August 26, 2013

Illustrations of Type – INTJ

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. Using humor, this poster demo ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on August 5, 2013

Illustrations of Type – INTP

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 ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on July 29, 2013

Illustrations of Type – INTP

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 ... Continue Reading