Learn about Myers-Briggs types and relationships
People with an ENTJ personality type tend to be charismatic, direct, and logical in their behavior. They tend to avoid displays of emotion and may be perceived as cold in certain situations. They enjoy taking charge, working to achieve goals, and encouraging growth from those around them.
People with an ESTJ personality type tend to be organized, loyal, and hard-working in their behavior. They are good, law-abiding citizens with a desire to lead. They are very principled and thrive when they are helping and encouraging others to follow a set of beliefs and values.
How can ENTJ and ESTJ types communicate effectively with each other?
ENTJs and ESTJs are both Extroverted, Thinking, Judging personalities, meaning they prefer to spend time around others, base decisions on logical thinking, and follow set plans. However, ENTJs prefer to solve complex problems and consider hypotheticals, while ESTJs trust concrete, apparent details. ENTJs should try to address present facts around ESTJs, while ESTJs should avoid focusing too closely on specifics around ENTJs.
How can ENTJ and ESTJ types resolve conflict?
Because ENTJs and ESTJs are both logical thinkers, they should address disagreements objectively. ENTJs should allow ESTJs to work through issues individually, while ESTJs should be understanding when ENTJs connect events and consider problems collectively.
How can ENTJ and ESTJ types build trust?
ENTJs are likely to trust ESTJs who avoid getting too stuck in specifics and details; ESTJs should spend intentional time with ENTJs.
ESTJs tend to trust ENTJs who engage in discussion or debate about a particular topic; ESTJs will feel more connected to ENTJs once they know more about their personal beliefs.
How can ENTJ and ESTJ types work together?
ENTJs and ESTJs are both charismatic, organized deep-thinkers. ENTJs bring creative problem-solving, while ESTJs bring attention to detail. ENTJs can help ESTJs consider new ways to address an issue, while ESTJs can help ENTJs focus more on present events.
How can ENTJs and ESTJs deal with change?
ENTJs and ESTJs may struggle when faced with unexpected change, as they tend to plan far in advance. They should support one another during a transitional period by weighing the benefits of the situation and creating a new way to achieve their personal goals.
How can ENTJs and ESTJs manage stress?
ENTJs and ESTJs need to seek to understand what brings stress to the other type and should try to avoid causing stress when possible.
ENTJs are easily stressed by…
ESTJs are easily stressed by…
ENTJs should avoid using hypotheticals around ESTJs.
ESTJs should avoid being overly concerned with specifics and details around ENTJs.
How can ENTJs and ESTJs encourage and motivate each other?
ENTJs and ESTJs can build their relationship by learning how to encourage and motivate each other in their personal and professional lives
ENTJs are motivated by…
ESTJs are motivated by…
ENTJs can motivate ESTJs by spending quality time with them.
ESTJs can encourage ENTJs by recognizing their personal accomplishments.