The purpose of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®) personality inventory is to make the theory of psychological types described by C. G. Jung understandable and useful in people’s lives.
Leadership is occurring anytime two or more people are together. One person makes a decision and the group moves forward. I would even contend that leadership happens when no one is around, when decisions for a group are being considered and plans are being made.
Leadership doesn't imply that followers are being well-led, though. It doesn't imply that people are being nurtured are grown in mature ways that help them evolve into the fullness of what they were created to be.
Donald J. Clifton, the father of strengths-based psychology, collaborated with with Tom Rath and a team of scientists at Gallup to create the online StrengthsFinder assessment. In 2004, the assessment's name was formally changed to "Clifton StrengthsFinder" in honor of its chief designer.
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In a recent TedTalk, Psychologist Philip Zimbardoasks, "Why are boys struggling?" He shares some stats (lower graduation rates, greater worries about intimacy and relationships) and suggests a few reasons -- and he asks for your help! He was the leader of the notorious 1971 Stanford Prison Experiment -- and an expert witness at Abu Ghraib. His book The Lucifer Effect explores the nature of evil; now, in his new work, he studies the nature of heroism.