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  1. Cognitive Functions
    Based on Carl Jung's descriptions of the thinking functions in his book, "Psychological Types", it seems like they are more about evaluating decision methods rather than being logical. This is especially for Te, which seems to mainly be about ensuring that methods have effective outcomes. Jung...
  2. Education & Career Talk
    Background I'm trying to understand what the reasons that lead people to this mistake are. Maybe after we understand the reasons, we would realize that they're not mistakes after all. Or if we still believe they're mistakes, we'll be much able to solve them. Here are some general reasons: 1...
  3. Myers Briggs Forum
    There is no right or wrong answer, just choose the one you prefer/agree with more: 1.) A decision is considered logical if it is based on an idealistic framework 2.) A decision is considered ideal if it is based on a logical framework
  4. ENFP Forum - The Inspirers
    PRO: karate: P. S. I went for a year and stopped for 6 months after that = now(in my first semester) Sensai = Teacher -You get to learn karate -You are with a wonderful team(everyone is much older than you) -It may raise your confidence -You can lose weight if you eat right...
  5. INFJ Forum - The Protectors
    So listen, I am usually a great student. I always do the work that is assigned, I get good grades (never just above the passing requirement), and I am going to the second most challenging high school in my state. In the first year (freshman), I passed with a 4.0 GPA when having a sophomore...
  6. NF's Temperament Forum- The Dreamers
    Which would You rather if You could ONLY choose one: 1) Live a life of peaceful contentment full of rich and meaningful connections, being remembered lovingly by family and friends? 2) Live a life where You make a significant contribution to the world leading to possible fame or fortune and...
  7. ENFP Forum - The Inspirers
    My best friend has a (presumably typical) problem: he lacks the drive to turn his ambitions/plans/desires/ideas etc. into tangible actions. He wants to do so much an has the time but never gets round to doing it. Why is this? I feel compelled to help and have been very aggressive in my approach...
  8. Member Polls
    It is often said that most people can view themselves as either a scholar, a warrior, or both. While the concept of a "scholarly warrior" is praised in some cultures while mocked in others, this poll is more about personal perception than cultural beliefs. Which of these three types do you see...
  9. NF's Temperament Forum- The Dreamers
    My friend has been struggling with her E vs. I (NFP) for a while- she sent me this recently, and I finally just asked if I could share it verbatim to see what a more educated audience can yield. So, friends: thoughts? "Okay so for example I'm looking at EF vs IF...and it's true that when I'm...
  10. INFJ Forum - The Protectors
    Since having started to read about Jung's theorized psychic functions I have become more and more self-aware and eager to direct the process of my own development considering the structure that defines me. Now my main interest has to do with one of the most challenging decisions one can make ...
  11. INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    "Career" choice- How to reconcile curiosity with the times of specialisation? Hello, I'm a high school student and apparently, choices that I'll make soon might determine my whole life. In order not to regret too much, I keep analyzing what really suits me best, but haven't come to a final...
  12. INTJ Forum - The Scientists
    Individual Wealth Then Society or Served Society then Wealth?
  13. Myers Briggs Forum
    1. Is there anything that may affect the way you answer the questions? For example, a stressful time, mental illness, medications, special life circumstances? Other useful information includes sex, age, and current state of mind. I have social anxiety disorder, and I'm an obvious I. 2. Study...
  14. INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    It is said that INTPs can tear someone to shreds with words. Knowing this, whenever I feel like ripping someone's heart out with words, I refrain, choosing instead to communicate something that may assist with their future development. It still may be mildly hurtful, but the intent is...
  15. INTJ Forum - The Scientists
    My friend recently said: "You know, X's life is pretty boring. He's my age and all set up. The wife, the business, own appartment, stuck to one place. That's pretty boring". "What doyou have?", I asked. "I still have a choice. I'm not attached to anyone or any place. Tomorrow I can change my...
  16. ESTJ Forum - The Guardians
    I'm an ESTJ that is boarderline ENTJ, have turned down multiple promotions due to fear of failure, and have been held back in entrepreneurial pursuits for a decade to avoid risk. When I consciously think about Deciding like ENTJ I feel confident in the big picture and have the 'this should...
  17. INFP Forum - The Idealists
    hey! :) i was wondering different things about jobs, because i'll finish school next year and i still can't really decide what i would like to become and i would like to hear some opinions from INFPs anyway, so some of my questions are: how did you decide what job you want to take? (i'm...
  18. Blog
    ...no wonder I have such a hard time making decisions. After replying to a few posts out there in PerC land I'm realizing I am accepting of so many things. Thoughts, ideas, concepts, opinions...I appreciate them all, I really do. When I take my emotion out of the equation I can understand...
  19. Cognitive Functions
    Found an article from the NY Times about a new Naval Department initiative to study intuition and how to enhance intuitive decision making in combat environments: Navy Program to Study How Troops Use Intuition - NYTimes.com...
  20. INFP Forum - The Idealists
    ^What was the justification behind it and whatnot?
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