MYERS-BRIGGS TYPE INDICATOR VOCABULARY

                               DIRECTION OF FOCUS AND SOURCE OF ENERGY

EXTRAVERSION

INTROVERSION

Energized by outer world

Energized by inner world

Focus on things, people

Focus on thoughts, concepts

Active

Reflective

Breadth of interest

Depth of interest

Live it, then understand it

Understand it, before living it

Interaction

Concentration

Outgoing

Inwardly directed

                                                     WAYS OF TAKING IN INFORMATION

SENSING

INTUITION

Facts

Meanings

Data

Associations

Detail

Possibilities

Reality-based

Hunches, speculations

Actuality

Theoretical

Here and now

Future

Utility

Fantasy

                                      WAYS OF COMING TO CONCLUSION AND DECISION MAKING

THINKING

FEELING

Analysis

Sympathy

Objective

Subjective

Logic

Humane

Impersonal

Personal

Critique

Appreciate

Reason

Values

Criteria

Circumstances

     ORIENTATION AND ATTITUDE TOWARD THE EXTERNAL WORLD

JUDGING

PERCEIVING

Organized

Pending

Settled

Flexible

Planned

Spontaneous

Decisive

Tentative

Control of their lives

Let life happen

Set goals

Undaunted by surprise

Systematic

Open to change