Being a shy introvert can feel like being a walking contradiction. Your mood and energy level often depend on how much alone time you’ve had lately.
INFJs are very good at empathizing with others even if we’ve never directly experienced what the other person is going through.
As an introvert, I kept to myself in class. You must have figured that I, a quiet and reserved kid, would be your perfect target.
I lived life the extroverted way, only to end up feeling worse. I didn’t understand why I was so unhappy. Now I know I’m a sensitive introvert.
I listened as my mom reported back to me what my teachers said. The report was always the same—I was an excellent student but I should participate more.
ISFPs are known for being gentle caretakers who live in the moment and enjoy their surroundings. However, life isn’t always easy for ISFPs.
INFPs are healers and dreamers. They see the world for what it could be, and they inspire others with their imagination and compassion.
Homecoming is the social event of the year. But what may be a fun experience for extroverts can quickly become overwhelming for introverts.
The INFP can feel like a walking paradox. Why is this? It’s because the INFP’s cognitive functions often contradict each other.
Highly sensitive people are hyper-aware of subtleties in their environment. This gives them an incredible advantage, but they also can become overwhelmed.
Many INTJs love Halloween, maybe because it’s one of the few big social events where we have a project to focus on (the perfect costume).
When I, a socially anxious introvert, arrived in the ER, do you remember the words you spoke to me? You said, “Are you just doing this for the attention?”
Life is hard for everyone, period. But if you’re a highly sensitive introvert, sometimes it feels like you suffer from your own unique version of crazy.
INFP, I’m writing this letter to you to remind you that your talents are valuable, even though at times you may feel like the world does not appreciate you.
INFJs and INTJs use Introverted Intuition (Ni), which means they’re always looking for the meaning behind information, beyond just the concrete facts.
The job interview is a shared nightmare among many introverts, but it doesn’t have to be impossible. Introverts have skills that business can profit from.
Are you fortunate enough to be friends with an INFJ personality type? Here are some important things you should know about us.
You’re an introvert. Suddenly you find yourself doodling in the margins of your notebook instead of taking notes. Or staring idly out the window.
When you think about ISFJs, what are the first characteristics that come to mind? Do you think ISFJs are obsessed with neatness? Overly emotional?
It’s smart to treat every job as a professional stepping stone that could hypothetically lead to greater opportunities.
Year after year, as a quiet introvert, I heard the same thing: “she’s a great student but she needs to speak up more. She needs to be more outgoing.”
ISTJs are the highly dedicated sort, which means that even if we don’t like our job, we will drive ourselves into the ground trying to do our best.
I experienced something that is quite routine for an INFJ empath, but nevertheless, it left me in a state of awe: I “visited” another human being.
Sometimes life can be very difficult. But remember, my INFJ friends, that growth can only occur where there has been pain.
I broke down in tears in the break room. As an introvert, I was so uncomfortable in my job.
My INFJ personality type describes me perfectly and I only wish I could have discovered that I wasn’t alone a lot sooner.