|Tip 21||Grok Personality Types|
|[Brown Belt] Appreciating personality differences will help you work more effectively with others.|
One thing about personalities is obvious: not everyone is like you. But perhaps not so obvious is that there are various measures of personality that can quantify just how much everyone is not like you.
One very common measure is known as the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, which measures how people perceive the world and make judgments. You can take a test to determine your MBTI, and it would certainly be handy to know the MBTIs of people you work with, but those are luxuries you probably won’t get.
What’s more important ...