What personality are you? How the Myers-Briggs test took over the world

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Deemed ‘astrology for businessmen’ for some, lauded as life-saving by others, the personality tests are a ‘springboard’ for people to think about who they are

“far and away more scientifically valid”, the Big Five comes nowhere close to the MBTI in terms of interest or impact.

 

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The Myers-Briggs Personality Test Is Bullshit The Myers-Briggs Personality Test Is Pretty Much Meaningless Everybody relies on those four letters far more than they should Myers-Briggs is Bunk personality

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I was tested prior to a management training course. I couldn’t be arsed completing the questionnaire so I generated 300 random numbers. I used these for yes/no replies. During the course I was assessed as typical for my Myers-Briggs profile.

Pointless - the results are never used in a helpful way.

Hokum, bunk, twaddle. M-B, not this article.

What's wrong with star signs? They've been around a lot longer and are absolutely accurate.

Grouping people into categories may be convenient for various purposes (usually involving money or power) but, in fact, we are all individuals and should be treated as such.

“I answered all these questions about me, & it’s astounding how accurate they are! Even reflecting my lack of confidence due to my imposter syndrome - do others agree with my opinion? But it’s too late they’ve given the job to the over confident one with the napoleon complex”

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