Global 5 Primary Type Descriptions

social | reserved | limbic | calm | organized | unstructuredaccommodating egocentric | non-curious | inquisitive

(4.8% of women; 10.4% of men)

more interested in intellectual pursuits than relationships or family, detaches to analyze factors from multiple perspectives, regularly uses ideas and tools to transform understanding, enjoys playing with random interconnections between ideas and patterns, would describe self as a nerd in high school, likes science fiction, introspective, good at fixing things, more comfortable around adults as a child, feels both special and defective, knows the darkside of life well, is not bothered by going long periods without speaking with people, more intellectual than sensual, can be bitter, problem solver, relies on mind more than on others, driven by curiosity, feels best when working, minimalist

*the descriptions listed here are made up of personality items people who scored high on this type scored higher on the above items compared to the average. (more info on construction )

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favored careers:

philosopher, philosophy professor, scientist, scholar, physicist, astronomer, research scientist, college professor, researcher, academic, biochemist, genetics researcher, astronaut, nuclear engineer, aerospace engineer, political scientist, biotechnology, novelist, anthropologist, paleontologist, strategist, theologian, geneticist, political analyst, author, historian, egyptologist, history professor, mathematician, chemist, freelance writer, neurologist, biologist, museum curator, microbiologist, biomedical engineer, archeology, environmental scientist, research psychologist, archeologist, research assistant, archeologist, computer scientist, psychoanalyst, linguist, book editor, chemical engineer, analyst, professor of english, poet, geologist, english professor, diplomat, chemistry teacher, bookseller, ambassador, professional college student, engineer, forensic anthropologist, ecologist, virologist, art historian, composer, meteorologist, politician, technical writer, civil engineer, history teacher, neurosurgeon, software engineer, software developer, medical researcher, botanist, forensic scientist

disfavored careers:

wedding planner, fashion merchandiser, hair stylist, fashion industry, child care worker, beautician, personal assistant, even planner, secretary, stylist, early childhood educator, fashion editor, preschool teacher, hospitality worker, event coordinator, office assistant, hair dresser, sports management, model

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