Everyday, millions of people wake up and go to jobs that they hate. They toil through the day with 5pm in mind, and once 5pm hits they navigate through their evening dreading 9am the next day. Life is not meant to be lived this way. While finding a new job or starting a new career may be the best way to improve job satisfaction, for some people this is not a viable option. So, are these people doomed to an existence of misery and despair? Absolutely not! They simply need to change HOW they do their current job.
During a disagreement, people with a Thinking-Judging (TJ) preference are typically extremely confident. They usually believe that they are right, and that the other party is not seeing the facts clearly. This attitude of certainty can be extremely intimidating for others, especially people with a strong Feeling preference. However, with the right approach, you can hold your own in a debate with a person with a TJ preference. Here’s how.
I’m sure many of you in the Myers-Briggs/ Jungian community have seen the infographic that highlights income based on personality type. If not, check it out below. According to the infographic, ENTJ makes the most money, followed by ESTJ. But what do these two types have in common? They both share the same dominant cognitive function.
Today is my birthday, and during this day I usually reflect on how much I’ve grown and how much more growing I have to do. As I contemplate my own development, I can’t help but to look at how our personality affects our maturation. So today, in the spirit of self-reflection, I’d like to look at four things that happen to our personality as we age.
Mankind has relied on religion since the beginning of civilization to answer questions about our origins and about what happens to us when we die. In the past, your religion was usually dictated by the part of the world you lived in and the cultural group you were part of. However, today these influences aren’t as strong in the western world as we have unprecedented access to information. Nowadays, religious preference depends more on your own personal ideas and philosophy.
This edition of #FamousFriday goes fictional as we profile one of America’s favorite families, the Griffins. Family Guy is the creation of Seth McFarland, and chronicles the life of Peter Griffin and his family in the fictional town of Quahog, Rhode Island. The Griffins are actually an interesting bunch, and I believe the combination of their personalities is what partly leads to their interesting adventures.