Personal Reflection

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Throughout the course I learned about my personality and my strengths that I could use to my advantage for career options. The Type Coach Report diagnosed me as INFJ, an introvert-intuitive-feeler-judger, which ultimately meant that I am an idea generator. I have the tendency to find solutions that would create a positive impact on others for a long-term expectancy. The report mentioned that INFJ’s have “exceptional work ethic,” and I could not agree with a statement more. I have the mentality that hard work pays off which correlates with the Type Coach’s diagnosis for my strong work ethic. I usually do not remember concrete details because I focus on an abstract ideas the majority of the time. Because I focus more on abstract ideas I find …show more content…
I am a people person, always putting other’s interests and emotions before my own. The Type Coach diagnosed me correctly with a high emotional intelligence. I try to avoid conflict or unnecessary tension because I realize the effects that would have on my intrapersonal relationships with others. I notice this about myself especially with my relationship with my boyfriend. I always have to deliberate on an issue I might have with my boyfriend to “double check” that I am being reasonable with the issue and not just being moody. The Type Coach identified me as having a rich inner world, which I partially agreed with. Although, I do enjoy my privacy I would not say I get drained from high activity. I enjoy working at a fast pace that is when I feel the most energized because I am constantly involved with something, I usually feel drained the minute I stop doing something. Considering that I was diagnosed as being an INFJ there were many careers that I have thought of perusing that were on the list for people of my type. I had always wanted to pursue a career in the dental field and dental hygienist was a possible career on my …show more content…
I declared a psychology major because the human mind and thought process sparks a genuine interest that microbes and plants did not. I do not have a set career in mind that I would like to pursue but I do know that a psychology major is the right path for me based on the Type Coach careers list provided. A psychology major resides in that College of Liberal Arts. The advising center for psychology majors is located in John S. Wright Hall in Building B, room 131. My assigned advisor is Derek Sommer, but the senior academic advisor is Andrew

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