Seven Things INFJs Secretly Hate about their Work Colleagues

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on May 12, 2021

INFJs are easy to work alongside, since they do their best to be supportive of their co-workers and preserve harmony in the workplace at all costs. They are not the type to be openly critical or dismissive of others, preferring to lead by example or to influence behavior through positive feedback.

What are Jane Goodall’s Myers-Briggs and Enneagram Personality Types?

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on April 29, 2021

Scientist, conservationist and peacemaker, Jane Goodall is best known for her 60-year study of chimpanzees and is considered the world’s foremost expert on the animal. Her legendary research on chimpanzees has forever changed the way humans view the species. 

Private, independent, and always focused on developing a better world for tomorrow, Jane Goodall exhibits many personality traits similar to those of the Enneagram 5 and INFJ personality types

Five Ways that INFJs Defy Their Stereotype

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on April 14, 2021

In the world of typology, there are myths associated with each of the Myers and Briggs personalities. But one type in particular seems to get the most attention: the INFJ. Known as the rarest of all 16 types, INFJs are described as unique and mysterious. Some online sources go a step further and create a whole idealized narrative around the INFJ—making them sound far from human, which can lead to endless misconceptions. 

11 Reasons Why ENFPs and INFJs Have the Best Friendships

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on April 01, 2021

ENFP personalities are known for their spontaneity, uplifting spirit, and out-of-the-box view of the world. INFJs are seen as warm yet reserved, introspective, and idealistic. It might surprise you to discover that these types happen to make ideal friends for the other! Despite their surface differences, there is so much more to this friendship than first meets the eye. 

So what exactly makes these two types work so well together? Let’s find out. 

5 Things INFJs Can Learn From Doing Things They're Bad At

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on March 25, 2021

It’s no secret that INFJs love to make exciting plans about the future. Idealists to the core, we live in our own minds half of the time; cooking up ideas and gathering inspiration for our next project. Still, often those plans never come to fruition: we lose interest, become frustrated, or simply let go.

The 6 Types of People Who Stress Introverts Out

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on March 24, 2021

Introverts, like Extraverts, may struggle with their stress levels, but not always for the same reasons. Since the introverted types of the 16-type system are more prone to overstimulation than their extraverted counterparts, certain types of people can unwittingly put you into a stressful response. 

Six Things Introverts Do When They’re Angry

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on March 18, 2021

When Introverts become angry, they tend to hold everything inside, hiding their anger from others and even from themselves.

Or at least this is what most people think. In fact, this idea is more myth than reality.

What Each Myers-Briggs Feeling Type Struggles with Emotionally (And How To Help)

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on March 16, 2021

Every type has its own set of unique strengths and weaknesses. While we are aware of our individual differences, it’s easy to make assumptions across the board regarding particular groups and how they operate. This becomes too apparent when we look into the types that have an "F" in their four-letter combination. Here, the assumption is that they’re going to be overtly emotional and not as logical. There’s another way to say this, and that’s to assume that people with a strong Feeling preference don't struggle emotionally. Isn’t it strange that we never phrase it this way? 

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