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  1. [ENTP] Productivity Guide For The Modern ENTP: The Missing Manual

    ENTP Forum- The Visionaries
    Introduction Many of us have given in to powerful beliefs, such as, "These great ideas I have will never get going." or "I will follow through, but not today." Perhaps it is not really our fault. The discovery of personality type, something that at first delivers hope, later becomes easy to...
  2. [INTJ] INTJ that can't plan. INTJ with a P ?

    INTJ Forum - The Scientists
    Hi, I recently found out that I am an INTJ after weeks of researching. I first thought I was INTP because I got so many Ideas and stuff. I surely know that I am an I, N, T but aren't sure about J/P. When I saw the description of an INTJ, it was so accurate! But the one thing that isn't right is...
  3. the path of least resistance

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    Inertia is underrated. What else drives us when we have no time to think?
  4. [INFJ] Motivation: What is it?

    INFJ Forum - The Protectors
    I am an unhealthy INFJ. I used to be highly motivated in everything I did but because of extraneous circumstances, I have found that I lack motivation almost everywhere. I have multiple chronic illnesses that make it extremely hard to even get out of bed in the morning. I am in my senior year of...
  5. Ambitious, Loved and Unhappy.

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    ENTP here. I have a problem... I can't seem to stay happy. On December 28th I'll be leveling up to 20 and I couldn't possibly be less miserable about aging. Here are a few things you should know about me: I have an exceptional life where my parents would go to any and every extent to make me...
  6. [INTP] INTP manipulation formula

    INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    This comes from the thread about motivation, where when I thought about it, I realized my motivation comes from answering my own questions. What makes this a problem (as well as an asset) is that there hardly ever needs to be any actionable evidence of this; Ti with some Si takes care of this...
  7. [ISFP] How to Face the Music?

    ISFP Forum - The Artists
    So my brother is and ISFP and he is 23 years old and still living at home. He's been going to school to be an audio engineer and now it is time for him to get an internship. So, he got one out of state. He was all ready to go and had a plan and a place to stay and everything. He is supposed to...
  8. [ENTP] The Inspiration, Good Feelz Thread

    ENTP Forum- The Visionaries
    Akitas are beautiful, powerful, and fearless dogs. Capable of hunting bears. But also known for their legendary loyalty. The true story of Hachikō the Akita, The story of Hachikō, the most revered Akita of all time, helped push the Akita into the international dog world. Hachiko...
  9. [INTP] INTP Motivation fix: The Vacuum of boredom

    INTP Forum - The Thinkers
    So, the idea is that as INTP's we lack motivation because we can't get bored very easily. lol, I realized this when I got so upset with myself for wasting my day away that I put a restriction on myself. For the first 12hrs of the day I could only do things that were legitimately educational or...
  10. [INTJ] INTJ Motivation

    INTJ Forum - The Scientists
    Hi, I have been struggling lately with a "laziness" or "inability to do anything useful". It is a fact that I have to pass really, really important exams in two months and though I am still very ambitious, I find myself kinda paralyzed. Another fact is that my personal surrounding is going...
  11. [Enneagram Type 4] Advice On How To Recover As A 4w5?

    Type 4 Forum - The Individualist
    I'm recovering from an incredibly bad, suicidal spell of depression. While with my ex (an unhealthy 6w5) I suffered from daily fits of rage, spontaneous urges to hurt myself, and insane jealousy. We ended it and I mellowed out to a state of lackadaisical ineffectualness, with a vague idea of...
  12. [ENFP] THE motivation solution

    ENFP Forum - The Inspirers
    We all know we suck at being motivated & that we can't handle A to B monotonous tasks, so the question has always been how to keep motivated or more precisely what keeps us motivated. :crazy: since this has been out for a while, I'm just informing people in case they haven't seen it yet. The...
  13. [INFP] Sort of ran out of my optimist juice, advice for an INFP ?

    INFP Forum - The Idealists
    So I've struggled since i was young, (about 12) (i'm now almost 17) with negative thinking and over thinking, and being really sensitive to stuff. Through out those years it has gotten worse-ish but for a while i was able to have this battling mindset of optimistic (logically optimistic and some...
  14. [INFP] Why get out of hermit mode?

    INFP Forum - The Idealists
    Hey there! I am very deep in hermit mode right now. A few months ago I had the chance to befriend a lot of people, given the setting, but I had no interest in that. I still have no friends right now (I had some, some years back), nor a partner or anything besides my family and that is fine to...
  15. [ENFP] What Keeps You Going?

    ENFP Forum - The Inspirers
    My ENFJ friend recently did this nice initiative where she asked everyone what keeps them living and doing what they do, so that if it was something tangible, she would then give something related to make our day. The question she asked was, "What keeps you going? or What drives you?" and yes, I...
  16. *Mental Health* Lost motivation? Want to isolate myself!

    General Psychology
    I've been on a great high for a while now, upholding an awesone outlook on life and sharing my positivity and motivation to everyone. but just the other day, I woke up and felt, I cba. I'm pushing friends away, blaming them for my state, I'm behind on coursework, I cba with alot? I feel like I...
  17. [INFP] What are the things you don't like about being an INFP?

    INFP Forum - The Idealists
    For me, personally, it's the altruism and how emotionally imbalanced I can get. Altruism can get me into trouble in the worst of ways. Too often I put others before myself, and it saddens me that it doesn't allow me to help another person to my full potential. It takes a toll on my confidence as...
  18. [ENFP] How to motivate an ENFP?

    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...
  19. Having Difficulty with Lack of Motivation and Drive

    Advice Center
    I thought I would post this in this section. I'm having difficulty with being self-motivated and taking action towards anything. I have sat stagnant for the last few years of my life doing absolutely nothing and I cannot motivate myself to do anything no matter what it is. I barely even do...
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