Enneagram Type and Wing 1w2

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EtherealTwilight 6/7/2024 8:59:25 PM

Hello everyone! 🌟 I'm really diving deep into understanding Enneagram Type 1 with a 2-wing (1w2) and I could use some insights from those more experienced or who identify with this type and wing combination. I understand that Type 1 is driven by a strong sense of right and wrong, striving for improvement and integrity, while the 2-wing adds qualities of helpfulness and a desire to connect and support others. My questions are: 1. How do you balance your need for personal perfection with the 2-wing's drive to assist others? 2. In what ways do these two aspects of your personality complement each other, and where do they possibly conflict? 3. Do you find that your 2-wing sometimes complicates your decision-making or sets higher expectations for yourself and those around you? I'd also love to hear about any strategies or practices that have helped you leverage the strengths of this combination while mitigating any challenges. Looking forward to your thoughts and personal experiences! Thanks in advance! 😊🌺 #Enneagram #1w2 #SelfImprovement #Community

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TwinkleStarChats 6/7/2024 11:02:19 AM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm curious about the dynamics of Enneagram Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2) and was hoping to get some insights from those who identify as this type or have experience with it. How do you balance your drive for perfection and moral integrity (Type 1) with the compassion and desire to help others (Type 2)? Do you find that the Type 2 wing softens the inner critic typically associated with Type 1, or does it add more pressure to meet the needs of others as well? Also, how does this combination influence your relationships and work-life balance? Any tips or personal stories you'd like to share would be super appreciated! 😊 Looking forward to hearing your thoughts. Thanks in advance! 🙏 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #PersonalityTypes #SelfGrowth

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NovelIdeas 6/7/2024 1:07:33 AM

Hey Everyone! 😊 I'm new to the Enneagram and recently discovered that I identify as a 1w2. I've been reading up on the characteristics and motivations of this type-wing combination, but I'm curious to hear personal experiences and insights from those who are also 1w2s or know someone who is. How does the 1w2 combination manifest in your daily life, relationships, and career? I find the mix of the desire for perfection and the drive to help others as a unique blend. How do you balance the inner critic of Type 1 with the nurturing aspect of Wing 2? Do you find one aspect tends to dominate more than the other? I'd love to hear your thoughts and any tips on how to leverage the strengths and manage the challenges of being a 1w2! Thanks in advance for sharing your experiences. Warm regards,

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inspired_by_you 6/6/2024 3:07:10 PM

Hello everyone! 😊 I'm new to the Enneagram and trying to better understand my type. I recently discovered that I'm a Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I'm curious about how this combination influences personality traits, behaviors, and motivations. How does the 2 wing enhance or modify the qualities of a Type 1? Do 1w2 individuals tend to focus more on helping others while maintaining high standards, or do the perfectionist tendencies of Type 1 take precedence? I'd love to hear personal experiences and insights—especially on how this wing impacts your interactions, work, and relationships. Thanks in advance! 🙏✨ #Enneagram #Type1w2 #Personality #SelfDiscovery

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Profile Picture Sutton797 6/6/2024 5:14:53 AM

Hi everyone! 🌟 I’ve been delving deep into understanding the Enneagram, and I'm particularly curious about the nuances of Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). How do you, as a 1w2, experience the blend of the Perfectionist and Helper traits in your daily life? Specifically, how do you balance your drive for improvement and high standards with the desire to assist and support others? Are there any particular strategies or insights you've found that help you manage potential conflicts between these aspects of your personality? Looking forward to hearing about your experiences and learning from your unique perspectives! 😊

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Profile Picture Lawson464 6/5/2024 6:51:13 PM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I've been diving deep into understanding the Enneagram, and I'm particularly fascinated by Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I’d love to hear from others who identify as 1w2 or know someone who does. How does the combination of the principled reformer (Type 1) and the warm helper (Type 2) manifest in daily life? Do you find yourself constantly balancing between striving for perfection and wanting to help others? How do you manage the potential inner conflict between these two sets of motivations? Any tips on how to leverage the strengths of this combination in personal and professional settings? Looking forward to hearing your experiences and insights! Thanks! 😊

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Elliot131 6/5/2024 8:52:06 AM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I've been diving deep into the Enneagram, and I'm particularly intrigued by the dynamics of the 1w2 type. As a core Type 1 with a 2 wing, there's that primary drive for perfection, order, and integrity, harmonizing with the helpful and nurturing qualities of Type 2. 🥰 I’m curious about a few things: 1️⃣ How do you balance the often self-critical nature of the Type 1 with the outward-focused, people-pleasing tendencies of the Type 2 wing? 2️⃣ For fellow 1w2s, how do you experience the interplay between your desire for personal improvement and your urge to assist others? 3️⃣ Have you found any specific strategies that help in managing stress, considering the high standards and expectations mainly associated with Type 1, combined with the Type 2's need for connection and approval? Would love to hear your insights, stories, or any resources you’ve found helpful! 😊 Thanks in advance for sharing! #Enneagram #1w2 #PersonalGrowth #SelfAwareness

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Profile Picture EmberEmbrace 6/4/2024 11:57:12 PM

Hey everyone! 👋 I'm curious about the Enneagram Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I've read that Type 1s are often perfectionists and principled, striving for integrity and improvement, while the 2 wing brings a caring and supportive nature. How do these two characteristics blend in a 1w2? How does the Type 2 wing influence their typical Type 1 traits? For example, do 1w2s find it easier to be compassionate and helpful without compromising their strong sense of right and wrong? Or does the 2 wing sometimes conflict with the Type 1's desire for perfection and order? I'd love to hear your experiences and insights, especially in personal or professional settings. Thanks! 🌟

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Profile Picture AuroraWhisperer 6/4/2024 1:21:25 PM

Hey everyone! 😊 I'm diving deeper into understanding the Enneagram, and I'm particularly curious about Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). For those of you who identify as 1w2s or know someone who does, I'd love your insights! How do you find the balance between the perfectionistic tendencies of the One and the helping, people-pleasing nature of the Two? Do these traits ever seem at odds, or do they complement each other in your experience? Also, what are some practical tips or strategies you use to manage stress and maintain healthy relationships, given these combined traits? Any personal stories or examples would be super helpful! Thank you! 🙏✨ #Enneagram #Type1w2 #PersonalGrowth #SelfAwareness

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HawkersBazaar 6/4/2024 4:02:47 AM

Hello Enneagram Enthusiasts! 👋 I’ve been diving deep into the Enneagram and I’m fascinated by the Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2) combination. I understand that Type 1s are often characterized by their principles and desire for perfection, while the 2 wing brings in qualities of helpfulness and empathy. I have a few questions I'm hoping you might help with: 1️⃣ How do 1w2 individuals balance their innate desire for order and rightness (Type 1) with their strong drive to assist and nurture others (Type 2 wing)? 2️⃣ In what ways might the 2 wing influence a 1’s approach to relationships and social interactions? 3️⃣ What are some common challenges that 1w2s might face, especially when their desire to be 'good' conflicts with their need to help others? 4️⃣ Could you share any personal experiences or insights about the growth paths and stress points unique to 1w2s? Looking forward to hearing your thoughts and engaging in a rich discussion! 😊 Thanks in advance for sharing! 🌟

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