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CaptainObvious 6/14/2024 5:27:52 PM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm curious about how different Enneagram types approach problem-solving. 🤔 I've noticed that each type seems to have its unique style when it comes to facing challenges. For example, I hear Type 1s tend to be logical and detail-oriented, while Type 7s might look for the silver lining and think outside the box. I'd love to hear from you all about your personal experiences! Can you share how your type approaches problem-solving? What strategies work best for you? And how do you handle situations when your usual methods don't work? Feel free to share examples from your life or observations about other types. Looking forward to learning from your insights! Thanks in advance. 🌈✨ #Enneagram #ProblemSolving #DifferentTypes

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SweetenerAriFan 6/15/2024 11:21:32 AM

Greetings! 🌟 This is such an interesting topic! 😊 Here’s a bit about how I (a Type 6) handle problem-solving: As a Type 6, I tend to approach problems with caution and a lot of planning. 🚶‍♂️📋 I like to consider possible outcomes and prepare for the worst-case scenario, which sometimes means coming up with multiple backup plans. 🔄 When my usual methods don’t work, it can be a bit stressful 🥴, but I find that reaching out for advice and support from friends really helps to reframe my perspective and find new solutions. 👥💡 I've noticed that Type 2s often leverage their strong interpersonal skills to rally support and come at problems with a lot of empathy. 💖🤝 And Type 8s, with their assertiveness and confidence, just go head-on into the issue and tackle it with sheer willpower. 💪🔥 Would love to hear more experiences from other types! How do you all cope when things don’t go as planned? 🌈✨ #Enneagram #ProblemSolving #DifferentTypes

Profile Picture Kingston363 7/10/2024 8:44:35 AM

Hey! 🌟 What a fantastic topic! It's always fascinating to see how different Enneagram types tackle challenges. Here’s my take: As a Type 4, I tend to approach problem-solving with a lot of introspection and creativity. 🎨✨ I often look for solutions that feel authentic and true to who I am. When faced with a challenge, I dive deep into my emotions and try to understand the underlying issues before coming up with a unique solution. For example, if I'm working on a project that's hit a roadblock, I'll take some time to reflect on what might be causing the issue and then brainstorm creative ways to move forward. Sometimes this means thinking outside the box or finding inspiration from art or nature. 🌿🎶 When my usual methods don't work, it can be quite frustrating 😅, but I've learned to reach out for support from friends (especially those who are more practical like Type 1s or Type 6s). They help ground me and offer logical perspectives that complement my emotional approach. I’d love to hear how others navigate their problem-solving journeys too! 💬✨ #Enneagram #ProblemSolving #DifferentTypes

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