The ENTP Personality is all about being inventive. The ENTP wants to figure out the world around them, and will tend to be a bit unconventional and experimental with their environment. The ENTP can be a bit charming in their approach. They can come from an angle that most people do not see. The more they interact with the people and places they visit, the more they refine their understanding. The ENTP has their own internal map that is constantly being updated. They are also great at understanding others and figuring out what they want. They can be very helpful and supportive, usually finding a way to help out others. Because of this, the ENTP can be very magnetic and find a way to inspire others. They can be inventive and entrepreneurial because they want to strike out on something new. They have a way with words and can usually get others to buy in on their vision. The ENTP can constantly be on the go or experimenting with some new gadget which causes them not to take enough care of themselves. They need to pay attention to their physical needs and learn to slow down, pace themselves, and eat healthy. Self care is one of the most important things an ENTP needs to remember. If they can learn a bit more patience and tenacity to finish, they can be very effective.
Enneagram Type 5 (5w4 5w6)
The Enneagram Type 5 is all about being curious. The Enneagram Type Five is always researching and trying to find out more about their topic of interest. They believe in being competent and it is one way to insulate themselves from a chaotic and sometimes frightening world. They believe that if they are always prepared, they will be ready for whatever comes. The enjoy being knowledgable and will delve deeper into topics than most. However, they need to be skilled at communicating their expertise if they want to effectively apply it to the real world. In fact, accumulating knowledge is in some ways a defense mechanism for the 5. They may delve deep into a topic and ignore more pressing issues in their life. Things like eating healthy, nurturing relationships, and confronting conflicts may take the back burner despite being things they need to face. The strong Enneagram 5 will behave in a way where they are able to delve into the unknown and confront their pressing life struggles head on, while also being able to apply themselves and their expertise to make a dent in the world. The can be seen as quite eccentric and tend to be ahead of their time. Sometimes, they will have to have the courage and boldness to step forward and trust themselves, despite others around them doubting them.