INFP and ENFJ personalities both possess the Intuition and Feeling traits, meaning they tend to process emotionally and focus their attention on the bigger picture. However, INFPs are usually more reserved and flexible in their plans, while ENFJs are outgoing and organized. INFPs should share their ideas openly with ENFJs, while ENFJs should give INFPs space by communicating through email.
Since INFPs and ENFJs are both Feeling personalities, they should each focus on expressing how they feel, while remaining empathetic to the other person. Though both INFPs and ENFJs dislike confrontation, conflict should be addressed in a timely manner. To avoid some of the stress, INFPs should share their perspective openly, while ENFJs should allow INFPs to be alone to process if needed.
INFPs are more likely to trust ENFJs who allow them space to work alone and freedom to follow a loose schedule, while ENFJs tend to trust INFPs who are consistent and spend time to get to know them.
Both INFPs and ENFJs bring creative solutions and empathy to a workplace, however, INFPs also offer a flexible attitude, while ENFJs provide charisma. INFPs can help ENFJs learn to slow down and take time for themselves, while ENFJs can help INFPs learn to communicate more openly.
Due to their Perceiving trait, INFPs tend to be naturally accepting of new situations. ENFJs, however, may struggle a bit with change, since they tend to plan things out in advance. INFPs should help ENFJs focus on the positive aspects of change and encourage them to create a new plan or routine.
INFP and ENFJ types need to seek to understand what brings stress to the other type and should try to avoid causing it when possible.
INFPs should avoid being too unpredictable or inconsistent around ENFJs, while ENFJs should avoid pushing INFPs to follow-through on something that isn’t right for them.
INFP and ENFJ types can encourage and motivate each other in their personal and professional lives.
INFPs can motivate ENFJs by spending time with them and helping them feel accepted, while ENFJs can encourage INFPs by giving them plenty of space to reconnect with themselves.