A Study of Myers-Briggs Types Relative to CM Professionals (2003)

[article]

The reason that Keirsey grouped them this way is that he believed that the 2 preference combinations may be drivers to understanding the motivation of a person. Temperaments do not replace types, but are built to reinforce and support them. A way to view all 16 MBTI® personality types in relation to their Temperament is to separate them into the 4 temperament quadrants which looks like the following:

SJ

Guardian

 

Idealist

NF

 

ISTJ

ISFJ

 

INFJ

ENFP

 

 

ESTJ

ESFJ

 

INFP

ENFJ

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ISTP

ISFP

 

INTJ

ENTP

 

 

ESTP

ESFP

 

INTP

ENTJ

 

SP

Artisan

 

Rational

NT

Chart 3: Temperaments Quadrants

 

About the author

AgileConnection is one of the growing communities of the TechWell network.

Featuring fresh, insightful stories, TechWell.com is the place to go for what is happening in software development and delivery.  Join the conversation now!