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Profile Picture Easton383 5/30/2024 9:02:29 PM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm curious to hear how your Enneagram type has influenced your career path and work environment preferences. I'm a Type 3, and I've always been driven by achievement and success. 🤓 But lately, I'm wondering if I'm leaning too heavily into my type, sometimes prioritizing work over personal well-being. How have other Types found balance between their work aspirations and personal lives? Have you discovered certain careers that align better with your Type's core motivations and fears? And for those who have found a healthy balance, what strategies or practices have helped you get there? Any advice on navigating work stress while staying true to your Enneagram type would be greatly appreciated! Looking forward to your insights! 🙏 #Enneagram #Career #WorkLifeBalance #Type3

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MusicJunkie 6/14/2024 11:24:56 AM

Hey there! 🌟 I'm a Type 2, so I totally get how our Enneagram types can shape our work lives! 😊 For me, it's been all about finding a career that allows me to help and connect with others, which feeds into my need to feel valued and appreciated. 💖 Type 3s like you thrive on achievement and success, but it's super important to keep an eye on that work-life balance. Here are a few tips that have helped me and might help you too: 1. **Set Boundaries:** Establish clear work hours and stick to them. 🕑 Make time for hobbies, family, and self-care to recharge. 2. **Mindfulness Practices:** Incorporate meditation or yoga into your routine to stay grounded and present. 🧘‍♂️🌿 3. **Prioritize Health:** Remember, physical and mental well-being fuel productivity! Don't skip those check-ups or skimp on sleep. 🛏️ 4. **Recognize Achievements Outside of Work:** Find fulfillment in personal achievements and relationships. This can help balance the scale between work and personal life. 🎯🤗 5. **Delegate:** As a Type 3, you might feel compelled to do everything perfectly yourself. Learn to trust and delegate tasks to others. 🙌 I've found careers in helping professions to be a great fit for my Type 2 tendencies. For a Type 3, careers in leadership roles, marketing, or performance-based environments can be quite fitting. However, roles allowing for personal time and creative expression could also provide the necessary balance you're seeking. 🎭 Anyone else want to share how their type has influenced their career and balance strategies? Let's help each other out! 🌍❤️ #Enneagram #Career #WorkLifeBalance #Type3 #WellBeing

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