Enneagram Type and Wing 1w2

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PartyAnimalz 5/18/2024 2:10:35 PM

Hey everyone! 👋 I've been diving deep into understanding the nuances of my Enneagram type and wing, specifically 1w2, and I could really use some insights from the community. As a Type 1 with a 2 wing, I often feel this tug-of-war between my inner critic and my desire to help others. It's like I'm constantly striving for perfection and adhering to my principles (Type 1), while simultaneously feeling a strong urge to be supportive and compassionate (Type 2). How do you 1w2's out there manage this balancing act? Do you have any strategies for aligning the high standards of a Type 1 with the empathetic and people-pleasing tendencies of a Type 2? Also, how do you prevent burnout from trying to meet both these inner demands? Would love to hear your experiences, challenges, and any tips or advice you might have. Thanks in advance! 😊 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #InnerCritic #Compassion

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MovieBuff 5/18/2024 7:34:46 AM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm diving deeper into understanding Enneagram Type 1w2 and would love your insights. I've read that Type 1 (the Reformer) is principled, purposeful, and strives for perfection, while the 2 wing (the Helper) adds a layer of warmth, empathy, and a focus on others' needs. How do these two aspects typically manifest in a 1w2's daily life? For example, how do they balance their desire for order and correctness with their genuine concern for others? Are there any notable strengths or challenges that stand out for 1w2s, particularly in relationships and work settings? I'd love to hear personal experiences or observations. Thanks! 😊 #Enneagram #1w2 #Type1 #Wing2 #PersonalityInsights

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ceo_of_a_company 5/18/2024 2:02:18 AM

Hey everyone! 👋 I've been diving deep into understanding Enneagram Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2), and I'm curious about how this combination manifests in daily life. For those of you who identify as 1w2 or know someone who does, how do you experience the blend of the Perfectionist's drive for integrity and the Helper's nurturing tendencies? Specifically, how do you balance your inner critic (Type 1) with the desire to support and connect with others (wing 2)? Do you find that your wing influences your decision-making and relationships significantly? Any practical tips or personal stories would be greatly appreciated! 🙏 Looking forward to learning from your experiences! 😊 #Enneagram #1w2 #SelfGrowth #Balance

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marketing_mgr 5/17/2024 9:19:10 PM

Hey everyone! 😊 I'm diving deep into understanding the nuances of the Enneagram and am specifically interested in Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I know Type 1s, often called "The Perfectionists," are driven by a desire for improvement and integrity, while Type 2s, the "Helpers," are deeply compassionate and people-oriented. For those who identify as 1w2 or have close relationships with them, how does this combination typically manifest in your behavior and relationships? Do you find the 2 wing amplifies your drive for excellence with a stronger focus on service and empathy, or does it create internal conflicts between meeting personal standards and others' needs? Examples from daily life, work, or personal growth journeys would be incredibly insightful. Thank you! 🌟 #Enneagram #1w2 #Perfectionist #Helper #SelfGrowth Looking forward to your thoughts!

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Profile Picture Gordon585 5/17/2024 3:55:19 PM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm really curious about the Enneagram Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I'm trying to understand how this particular combination influences behavior and motivations. Specifically, how does the helping nature of Type 2 blend with the principled and perfectionistic aspects of Type 1? Also, what are some common challenges and strengths that 1w2s usually face in their personal and professional lives? I'd love to hear your personal experiences or any insights you have on this type and wing combination. Thanks! 😊 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #SelfImprovement

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Profile Picture Olson767 5/17/2024 9:44:13 AM

Hi everyone! 🌟 I'm relatively new to the Enneagram system and I've been exploring my type. I identify as a 1w2 and wanted to get some insights from others who share this type and wing combination. I've read that 1w2s are often known as "The Advocate," blending the principle-driven nature of Type 1 with the helpful tendencies of Type 2. I am curious to know how other 1w2s experience this blend in their daily lives. Specifically: 1. How do you balance the desire for perfection and the urge to help others? 2. What are some common challenges you've faced as a 1w2 and how have you overcome them? 3. In what ways do you find your Type 1 and Wing 2 complement or conflict with each other? I'd love to hear your personal stories, strategies, and any tips you might have for navigating the unique dynamics of being a 1w2. Thank you in advance for your wisdom and support! 💫 Best,

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Profile Picture Wyatt949 5/17/2024 4:01:37 AM

Hello fellow Enneagram enthusiasts! 😊 I’ve been exploring my Enneagram journey and have identified as a Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I'm curious to hear from others who share this combination. How does being a 1w2 influence your interactions and relationships? 🤔 Specifically, I'm interested in how the drive for perfectionism from Type 1 merges with the helper nature of Type 2 in your personal and professional life. Do you find it challenging to balance these traits, or do they complement each other well? Any insights or personal experiences, especially on managing stress and maintaining healthy boundaries, would be greatly appreciated! Looking forward to your thoughts and advice. Thanks in advance! 🌟 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #PersonalityJourney #SelfGrowth

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Elliot131 5/16/2024 10:37:47 PM

Hey everyone! 😊 I've been diving deep into the Enneagram lately and I'm particularly interested in understanding more about Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). From what I gather, these individuals are often described as the "Advocate" or the "Servant-Reformer," but I’m curious to hear from those who identify as 1w2 or know someone who does. For those who are 1w2, how do you balance the drive for perfection (Type 1) with the desire to help and connect with others (Type 2)? Also, how does the 2 wing influence your approach to work, relationships, and personal growth? 🧐 For anyone who knows a 1w2, what strengths and challenges have you noticed in them? How do they navigate situations that require both decisiveness and compassion? Any personal stories or insights are welcome! Looking forward to your thoughts and experiences. Thanks in advance! 🙏 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #PersonalityGrowth #SeekingInsight

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Profile Picture Max313 5/16/2024 5:44:48 PM

Hello everyone! 😊 I’ve been studying the Enneagram for a while now and am particularly interested in the Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I understand that Type 1s are known for their drive for perfection and strong principles, while the 2 wing adds a layer of compassion and desire to help others. I'm curious about how the dynamics of these two traits play out in everyday life. For those who identify as 1w2 or know someone who does, how do you balance the internal critic of the Type 1 with the people-pleasing and nurturing aspects of the Type 2 wing? Do you find that the 2 wing helps soften the Type 1's tendencies towards rigidity, or does it create additional stress due to the conflicting needs of self-care and helping others? Would love to hear your experiences, examples, and any strategies you’ve found helpful for navigating these dynamics. Thanks! 😊 #Enneagram #Type1w2 #Personality #SelfGrowth

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Profile Picture Sunbeam 5/16/2024 1:34:45 PM

Hi everyone! 👋 I've been diving deep into understanding the nuances of the Enneagram, particularly focusing on Type 1 with a 2 wing (1w2). I’m curious about how the help-oriented nature of the 2 wing influences the typically principled and perfectionistic Type 1. For those of you who identify as 1w2 or know someone who does, how does this combination manifest in everyday life? Do you find that the 2 wing's drive to assist others often conflicts with the 1's need for order and correctness? Or do they balance each other out? Also, how do you manage the stress that comes from wanting to improve yourself and others simultaneously? Would love to hear your experiences and any strategies you have for navigating the unique challenges of being a 1w2. Thanks! 😊 #Enneagram #Type1w2

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