The Relationship between the MBTI Step I Instrument and the 16PF in an Outplacement Sample

Researchers studying a group of managers receiving outplacement interviewing and counseling found that the managers were strongly ENTJ, ENTP, INTJ, and INTP--in short, all the Rational types.  SF types, on the other hand, were underrepresented.  Discusses why this might be and explains some of the 16PF (another personality test) traits characteristic of various types. 

Lawyers and Their Psychological Types

Examines the temperaments of lawyers.  Guardians tend to be corporate/business/commerical lawyers, Rationals dominate litigation practice, and (female) Idealists are also strongly overrepresented in female litigation practice.  Artisans were hardly represented at all, while in general terms, Guardians were the most numerous type.  Resisting the urge to make a lawyer joke...