PoynterVision: Use Myers-Briggs to understand your coworkers

Poynter’s senior faculty in leadership and management Jill Geisler uses the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator in her leadership seminars at Poynter. She introduces the test to new managers and experienced leaders to help them understand themselves better and better manage their staffs. Geisler, a certified practitioner of Myers-Briggs, says knowing your Myers-Briggs type can help you find harmony with your colleagues.


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  • bertinanth764

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  • tpartynitwit

    BS. Meyers-Briggs is a shortcut for lazy managers to pigeonhole people, a tool for separating workers out for management or drone tracking based on pseudo-scientific gobbledegook. I know an ardent fan of this crap who excuses her continually interrupting people mid-sentence by claiming it’s due to her being on the Myers-Briggs “extrovert” spectrum, which is quite naturally countered by pointing out science is no excuse for bad manners and downright rudeness. Meyers-Briggs THIS!