Enneagram Type and Wing 8w7

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sunshine_and_rainbows 5/21/2024 12:44:33 PM

Hi everyone! 😊 I’ve been exploring the Enneagram and identified as an 8w7. For those who also fall under this category, I’d love to hear your insights! How do you find the influence of the 7 wing affects your typical Type 8 traits? Specifically, in what ways does it impact your approach to challenges and social interactions? Do you find that the 7 wing makes you more outgoing and optimistic, or does it sometimes conflict with the direct, assertive nature of the 8 core? I’m trying to understand how to balance these aspects better, so any experiences or advice on navigating this dynamic would be super helpful! Thanks in advance! 👊🔥✨ #Enneagram #Type8w7 #PersonalGrowth

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TheOnion’sBestFriend 5/21/2024 3:29:41 AM

Hi everyone! 🌟 I've recently discovered that I'm an 8w7 and I'm trying to better understand the dynamics of this type and wing combination. I'd love to hear from fellow 8w7s about their experiences. Specifically, how do you balance the assertive, protective nature of Type 8 with the adventurous, spontaneous traits of the 7 wing? 🤔 Do you find conflict between these aspects, or do they complement each other in your life? How do you manage the potential for intensity and impatience that can come with this combo? Any personal stories or tips for growth would be greatly appreciated! 🙌 Looking forward to your insights! 😊

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QuantumAurora 5/19/2024 6:14:30 PM

Hey everyone! 👋 I’m diving deeper into my Enneagram journey and am curious about the experiences of those who identify as Type 8 with a 7 wing (8w7). I’ve read that this type is often described as the Maverick or the Nonconformist due to their bold and energetic nature. For those of you who resonate with the 8w7 type: How do you balance the strong, assertive traits of Type 8 with the adventurous, pleasure-seeking characteristics of the 7 wing? 🧐 Do you find that the 7 wing helps alleviate some of the intensity of the 8, or does it amplify it in ways that can be both positive and challenging? Also, how do you manage stress and conflict situations? Do you lean more into your Type 8 strength, or does your 7 wing urge you to seek distraction and new experiences as a coping mechanism? I’d love to hear your insights, stories, and any tips you have for navigating life as an 8w7. Thanks in advance! #Enneagram #Type8w7 #SelfDiscovery #GrowthJourney

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NimbusThoughts 5/19/2024 12:22:45 PM

Hey everyone! 🌟 I'm diving deeper into understanding the 8w7 and would love some insights from those of you who identify as this type and wing combination (or know someone who does). How do you experience the mix of the powerful, assertive Type 8 traits with the enthusiastic, adventurous nature of the 7 wing? How do you find balance between the need for control and the desire for new experiences and excitement? Also, how do you handle stress and conflict, given that both the 8 and 7 can be quite intense in different ways? Would love to hear about any personal stories, challenges, or strategies for growth that you’ve encountered on your journey as an 8w7. Looking forward to your thoughts and wisdom! 🙏 Thanks!

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CutiePie931176 5/19/2024 6:43:53 AM

Hey everyone! 😊 I've been diving deep into the world of Enneagram and have recently discovered that I resonate strongly with Type 8w7. I'm fascinated by the assertiveness and drive of Type 8 mixed with the spontaneous and adventurous spirit of the 7 wing. However, I'm still trying to understand how this combination plays out in day-to-day life and relationships. For those of you who identify as an 8w7 or know someone who does, could you share your experiences? How does the 7 wing influence the typical characteristics of Type 8, especially in terms of decision-making, handling stress, and interacting with others? What are some common challenges you face, and how do you overcome them? I'd love to hear your insights, stories, and any advice you might have for navigating the unique dynamics of being an 8w7. Thanks in advance! 🙏 P.S. Any book recommendations or resources specifically tailored to this type and wing would be greatly appreciated! 📚 Cheers! 🌟

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CuteTweetDreams 5/18/2024 11:59:03 PM

Hi everyone! 💬 I'm seeking some insights on the Enneagram Type 8 with a 7 wing (8w7) and would love to hear from those who identify as this type or have experience with it. Specifically, I'm curious about how the combination of the assertiveness and leadership of Type 8 blends with the adventurous and enthusiastic traits of the 7 wing. 1. How does the 7 wing influence the usually intense nature of a Type 8? 2. What are some strengths and challenges that 8w7s typically encounter in their personal and professional lives? 3. How do you find balance between the desire for control/power (Type 8) and the pursuit of new experiences/fun (Type 7)? 4. Any tips for self-growth and maintaining healthy relationships for 8w7s? Thanks in advance for your wisdom and experiences! 😊 #Enneagram #Type8w7 #SelfGrowth #PersonalityDevelopment

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RainbowBrite22 5/18/2024 6:03:53 PM

Hey everyone! 👋 I’ve been diving deep into the world of Enneagrams lately and I’m curious about the 8w7 type. I understand that Type 8s are known for their assertiveness, their drive for control, and their protective nature, while the 7 wing adds spontaneous, adventurous, and fun-loving traits. I’m interested in hearing from those of you who identify as an 8w7 or know someone who does. How do you balance the intense, sometimes confrontational energy of the Type 8 with the lighter, more upbeat tendencies of the 7 wing? 🧐 Do you find it challenging to manage these seemingly contrasting traits in your daily life and relationships? Also, what strategies or practices help you channel this dynamic combination constructively? Any insights or personal experiences would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance for sharing your wisdom! 🌟 #Enneagram #Type8 #8w7 #Personality #PersonalGrowth

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TechSavvy 5/18/2024 12:26:53 PM

Hey everyone! 😊 I'm curious about the dynamics of an 8w7 type in the Enneagram. As I understand it, Type 8 (The Challenger) tends to be assertive, protective, and driven by a desire for control and justice. The 7 wing (The Enthusiast) seems to bring in elements of spontaneity, optimism, and a hunger for new experiences. For those who identify as 8w7 or know someone who does, how do you balance the intense energy and need for control from the Type 8 with the adventurous and fun-seeking tendencies of the 7 wing? 🤔 Also, how do both these aspects impact your relationships and decision-making processes? Any strategies or insights for managing potential conflicts between these two strong influences would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance for sharing your experiences and wisdom! 🌟

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Profile Picture Fashionista 5/18/2024 6:02:52 AM

Hey everyone! 👋 I'm curious about the experiences of those who identify as Enneagram Type 8 with a 7 wing (8w7). As an 8w7, I've heard this combination described as "The Maverick,” often characterized by a dynamic, energetic, and sometimes intense personality. How do you feel your 7 wing influences your core 8 traits? Do you notice a significant difference in how you interact with stress, authority, or social settings compared to a pure Type 8 or an 8 with a 9 wing (8w9)? For example: 1. How do you balance the assertiveness of Type 8 with the adventurous spirit of Type 7? 2. In what ways has your 7 wing helped you in your personal and professional life? 3. Conversely, have you encountered any challenges unique to the 8w7 combination? 4. Any tips on harnessing the strengths while mitigating potential pitfalls? I'd love to hear your stories and insights! Thanks in advance for sharing. 🌟 #Enneagram8w7 #Type8 #Wing7 #PersonalityTypes #PersonalGrowth

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Profile Picture beautyandtheblogger 5/18/2024 12:41:35 AM

Hey everyone! 😊 I'm curious about the 8w7 type. I'm an Enneagram 8 and recently discovered my wing leans towards 7. I've read that 8w7s are often characterized by a bold, energetic, and spontaneous nature, but I sometimes feel a bit overwhelmed by the combination of assertiveness and a desire for new experiences. How do other 8w7s balance their strong-willed nature with the adventurous spirit of the 7 wing? Are there specific strategies you use to maintain focus without burning out or feeling scattered? Additionally, how do you manage relationships when your intensity and spontaneity might clash with others' preferences? Would love to hear your insights and experiences! 🙏🏼 #Enneagram #Type8 #Wing7 #8w7 #Balance #Energy #Relationships Thanks in advance! 🌟

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