The ENFP Personality is all about playful exploring of the world around them. The ENFP is someone that wants to explore their world. They can be very charismatic and charming, which allows to get to know and understand the people around them. They love to talk and have fun, which can naturally draw others to them. They can sometimes be a bit scattered, but they usually find a way to adapt to life and meet deadlines anyway. They tend to have a strong inner moral compass, which they use to figure out what they enjoy most in life. They may shy away from situations they don’t want to be a part of, but they also have a side that wants to try something new and see how it turns out. The ENFP also has a stern side that likes to direct and manage others to get results. This can go against their playful nature, but also allows them to accomplish their goals. The ENFP can have a bit of a sentimental and nostalgic streak, which can sometimes make them hold onto the past for too long. The ENFP is at their best when they are trying new things and being inventive and creative with the world around them. The could make great artists or performers, though some prefer being a bit more behind the scenes and making sure great things happen around them.
Enneagram Type 8 (8w7 8w9)
The Enneagram Type 8 is all about being assertive. The Enneagram Type Eight wants to enjoy the world and understand how to become the best they can be in order to provide for themselves and others. They could come across as a bit too domineering to some, but they will likely learn how to balance this trait. They prefer to be in control of their environment, and will work hard to make that a reality. Some people may be resistant to their ways, but the 8 usually has a way to manage themselves and get results. The 8 is driven to make an impact and be important in their world. If they Enneagram 8 does not feel in control, it is a very unpleasant experience for them. They can become a bit fearful and afraid of what happens to them when they aren’t the ones steering the ship, so to speak. When they develop their strengths and trust the world more, they can see themselves becoming much more caring and share their resources with others around them. They are driven to be independent and want to make their own way in the world. However, they need to be able to manage when this is not possible. They are sometimes scared of vulnerability, but over time, they will understand that being open and expressive of their emotions leads to a much more rich and fulfilling life.