5 Famous Entrepreneurs and Their Personality Types

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on October 26, 2021

What makes famous entrepreneurs successful in terms of personality type? Are Introverts or Extraverts more likely to be famous entrepreneurs? Is innovation or tradition more of an asset? Is creativity or leadership more essential? As you’ll see from this small selection, it can be all or any of these traits.

Any personality type could be included in a list of famous entrepreneurs. While Extaverts may be more charismatic, or more visible in the public eye, they don’t necessarily have the advantage over Introverts. 

Judger? 12 Thoughts to Make Your Day More Relaxed

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

You’d think that the Marie Kondo-esque Judging personalities would thrive under pressure. After all, Judgers are known for being hardworking, focused, and organized to a T. The reality? Most Judgers only prosper in a structured environment. When there’s no structure, stress can take over, and turn our lives upside down.

6 Things that Happen when the Judger Personality Doesn’t Have Structure

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on July 21, 2021

Judging personality types have so many strengths, but one of our greatest is the ability to thrive in a structured routine. Judgers are amazing helpers when you need someone to line up all of the details. We’re great at laying down a game plan for a vacation, organizing someone’s space, and serving as personal financial advisors. So what happens when a detail-oriented, structured being like yourself finds there is no structure?

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.

How to Collaborate as a Decisive, Truth-Seeking Thinker-Judger

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on March 11, 2021

I have a complicated relationship with collaboration. I’m an ISTJ, so of course I’ve looked at the research. I know that companies with collaborative cultures are more likely to be top performers, and that people are more focused when they’re primed to work together. I get why collaboration matters.

What Were Jane Austen’s Enneagram and Myers-Briggs Types?

Clinically Reviewed by Steven Melendy, PsyD. on February 26, 2021

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Jane Austen is one of the most renowned authors of the 19th century, and one of the most famous women from her day. Although she wasn’t so successful during her lifetime, biographers -- and, of course, her popular novels -- show us how intense and singular Jane really was. 

According to accounts and texts, Jane was most likely an Enneagram Type Five, and a Myers-Briggs INTJ. Here’s more about her fascinating and unique personality. 

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