Working out your Myers Briggs type (continued)
How do you prefer to make decisions?
On the basis of logic and objective considerations
On the basis of personal values
|decides on principle||decides using values|
|long term view||immediate view|
How do you prefer to organise your life?
In a structured way, making decisions and knowing where you stand
In a flexible way, discovering life as you go along
Someone whose preference is Judgement prefers, in their lifestyle, to make decisions. This means that they prefer to make decisions about what to do, where to go, what to say, and so on. As a result of these decisions, their lifestyle appears organised. That is, someone whose preference is Judgement, prefers to make decisions in the world of actions and spoken words, and therefore appears organised.
Someone whose preference is Perception prefers, in their lifestyle, to learn or experience new things. This means that they prefer to find out more, rather than making decisions, and are more comfortable when they keep their options open. As a result of this openness, they can appear flexible. That is, someone whose preference is Perception, prefers to perceive new things in the world of actions and spoken words, and therefore appears flexible. Some words often associated with Judgement and Perception are:
The final step is now to take all this information and work out for yourself what your personality type preferences are: