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Myers-Briggs, Women in Business and the World at Large

Lindsey Mead | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Lindsey Mead

I do genuinely love the significant part of my life that occurs in the business world. Maybe there isn't one single place I fit, after all.

Columnist Makes Outrageous Claim About Introverts

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 11.12.2013 | Business

Are you poor, or at least not as pornographically wealthy as you should be? Well, bad news: Apparently this is because you have a lame personality tha...

How to Manage Introverts

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 12.02.2013 | Women
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

Here are some tips to demystify how Introverts function at work. It can be a tutorial for extroverts whose personalities are on the other end of the spectrum.

MBTI, If You Want Me Back, You Need to Change Too

Adam Grant | Posted 11.23.2013 | Business
Adam Grant

Dear Myers-Briggs Type Indicator: Do you remember the day we met? Our first date was magical: I opened up to you like I had never done with anyone before. In return, you opened my eyes to a whole new way of seeing the world. We had so much in common back then. Sadly, as the months passed, we started to grow apart.

Goodbye to MBTI, the Fad That Won't Die

Adam Grant | Posted 11.18.2013 | Business
Adam Grant

When it comes to accuracy, if you put a horoscope on one end and a heart monitor on the other, the MBTI falls about halfway in between.

Wharton's Popular 'Success Course' Boosts Happiness

Kare Anderson | Posted 10.19.2013 | Business
Kare Anderson

Those who made it into middle and old age as "happy" and "healthy" shared seven traits: mental adaptability to changes in life, advanced education, stable marriage, not smoking, not abusing alcohol, getting some exercise, and maintaining a healthy weight.

A Little Email Etiquette Can Help Banish Workplace Blues

Ian Emery | Posted 09.24.2013 | Technology
Ian Emery

Take the trouble to understand the personalities of those you work with and remember their preferences when you email them. It can lead to a harmonious working atmosphere and greater spirit of cooperation.

Shattering the Glass Ceiling

Jeanette Cajide | Posted 09.04.2013 | Business
Jeanette Cajide

In the late 1990s, there were no "women's circles" or "diversity groups" or "power lunches with other women" like there are now. Never once it entered my mind "I cannot do this because I am a woman" and no one at my bank said, "Well, as a woman you should think about changing careers."

16 Book Characters' Myers-Briggs Personality Types

Posted 07.06.2012 | Books

You may remember the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator from your high school homeroom class, or that crazy ex who said your opposite psychological preferenc...

Is Your Job the Problem... Or Is It Your Personality?

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

I believe one of the root problems is that most people stumble into their professions without enough self-knowledge to figure out what they would actually be great at.

The 'Do What You're Passionate About' Mantra Is Cheesey, But It Works

Amanda Peyton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Amanda Peyton

Career advice comes in lots of shapes and sizes. I find most of it to be fairly useless.

Joe Gregory, Lehman President,

craptheblog.tumblr.com | Moe Tkacik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Page 120 of Andrew Ross Sorkin's Too Big To Fail addresses the problem of bankers being too dumb to read. (Hey, you can't say Gladwell didn't warn us ...

The Inner Life: How to Think Like Barack Obama (Yes You Can!)

Laurie Nadel | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Laurie Nadel

You change the oil in your car every 3,000 miles and call it maintenance. But how many miles has your mind clocked? Don't you think maybe it's time for a tune-up?