Competition and interpersonal conflict in dating relationships
The industry’s robust growth, however, suggests that managers increasingly rely on personality testing as a tool to optimize their workforces.
The tests are inexpensive compared with other assessment tools, and they are easy to administer—modern tests can be taken online without an examiner present.
Over 20 years, the mother-daughter team worked to develop the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, drawing heavily on the work of the Swiss psychiatrist Carl Jung.
Since the 1960s, some 50 million people have taken the test, making it by far the most popular personality assessment ever created.
Ironically, one's experience of interpersonal conflict is often highest with one's spouse, compared to other long-term relationships.
After requests, here are twenty thoughts on narcissists (and the narcissistically inclined) that I hope will offer up some perspective so that if you’ve been affected by one, you can stop crazy-making yourself.Further, successfully managed conflict can strengthen relational bonds and increase relational cohesion and solidarity.