Myers Briggs Type Indicator ( Mbti )

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Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is used to identify an individual’s psychological characteristics the personality. This assessment coincides with Carl G. Jung’s theory that objectives and drives of a person ascribes to the individuals course in life (Schustack, 2012).
Isabel Briggs Myers and Katharine Briggs developed the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator by concentrating on the principles of Jung’s theory. According to the Myers & Briggs Foundation, Jung’s theory is described as, “random variation in the behavior that is actually quite orderly and consistent, being due to basic differences in the ways people prefer to use their perception and judgment (The Myers and Briggs Foundation, n.d).”

Myers-Briggs Assessment
Upon the completion of Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) personality assessment the results concluded that the following four letters indicated my personality type ESFP. These letters were then broken down into percentages stating which areas of my character are the most dominate; Extravert 53%, Sensing 25%, Feelings 25%, and Perceiving 6%.
A person classified as ESFP is considered to be a fun loving individual. Spontaneous, entertaining, and impulsive are a few characteristics identified by the assessments description of those who are labeled ESFP (Humanmetrics INC, n.d). The impulsive or spontaneous nature can also apply to their thought process. It is not uncommon for someone with the letters SP in their assigned code to shift…
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