Can Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Improve Thinking?


 
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Can Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Improve Thinking?
Gary Wong, Consultant, Canada, SIG Leader
Suggestions have been made to use psychological instruments such as Myers-Briggs Type Indicator as an aid in resolving business arguments with difficult people.
The aim of MBTI is to identify the basic preferences of people in regard to perception and judgment. Perception involves all the ways of becoming aware of things, people, happenings, or ideas. Judgment involves all the ways of coming to conclusions about what has been perceived.
In Six Thinking Hats, the objective is to encourage people to be able to think equally well under all hats.
Let's explore what knowing a person's MBTI preferences might tell you about the way he or she thinks. Consider me as an example. I am an ENTJ.
1. What assumptions will you make before entering into a business argument with me?
2. What are the benefits and value of your knowing my type? How will it help y...Sign up
 

 
MBTI Offers Minimal Thinking Value
Gary Wong, Consultant, Canada, SIG Leader
The following excerpts are from Edward De Bono's book Think! Before It's Too Late:
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