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 9 (9w8 9w1)
The Enneagram Type 9 is all about achieving inner peace. The Enneagram Type Nine is all about figuring out ways to live in harmony with their environment. This can lead them to being very creative and understandings of others. They can be very empathetic and prefer to compromise instead of imposing demands on others. However, this can be problematic if they sacrifice too much of themselves. The Enneagram 9 is at their best when they are being instinctual and know how to work with themselves and their environments. When they become detached from this spiritual and instinctual center, they can become too uptight and lose any momentum they have gained. The 9 is at the top of the Enneagram and therefore shares many of the traits of all the other types. The Nine must learn to assert themselves and their visions if they want to understand themselves better. It is much easier to attach to someone more assertive than them instead of understanding how they can strike out on their own. They would be their strongest if they approached a problem head on, instead of finding a way to tiptoe around it. The 9 is great at understanding others and creating harmony, they just need to learn that it is okay for them to apply themselves and go against the grain sometimes, especially if they feel very called to do so.