Enneagram Type and Wing 8w9

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Rainingcatsanddogs 7/11/2024 9:35:57 AM

As an 8w9, I struggle with balancing my assertiveness and desire for peace. My 8 side pushes me to take charge and confront issues head-on, but my 9 wing craves harmony and avoids conflict. This often leaves me feeling torn between being too aggressive or too passive. How can I better integrate these aspects of my personality to lead effectively without causing friction? Any tips on maintaining inner calm while still standing firm would be greatly appreciated! 🌟

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NightsInWhiteSatin 7/8/2024 3:26:14 PM

Curious about the dynamics of being an 8w9. How do you balance the assertiveness and drive of Type 8 with the peace-seeking nature of the 9 wing? Do you find that your 9 wing helps temper some of the intensity typically associated with Type 8, or does it create internal conflict? Also, how do you navigate relationships and leadership roles with this combination? Any personal experiences or insights would be greatly appreciated! 🌟 #Enneagram #8w9 #PersonalityTypes

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AuroraBorealisRush 7/3/2024 5:56:02 PM

Ever felt misunderstood as an 8w9? 💭 Let's clear the air! Share your experiences with common misconceptions about being an 8w9 and how you navigate them. Do people see you as too aggressive or too passive? How do you balance your assertiveness with your peacemaking side? Your insights could help others embrace their true selves. Dive in and let's debunk those myths together! #Enneagram8w9 #Misunderstood #CommunityWisdom

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Pretty_Butterfly 7/1/2024 3:24:26 PM

Lately, I've been struggling with balancing my assertiveness and desire for peace as an 8w9. My natural inclination is to take charge and protect those I care about, but I also value harmony and often find myself avoiding conflict to keep the peace. This internal tug-of-war leaves me feeling frustrated and unsure of how to navigate situations where I need to be both strong and gentle. How do other 8w9s manage this duality? Any tips on maintaining boundaries without compromising inner tranquility?

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JustMyThoughts 6/29/2024 2:48:22 PM

Curious about the dynamics of being an 8w9! How do you balance the assertiveness and drive of Type 8 with the peace-seeking nature of the 9 wing? Do you find that the 9 wing helps temper some of the more intense aspects of Type 8, or does it create internal conflict? Any tips for harnessing both energies effectively in personal and professional settings? Would love to hear your experiences and insights! 🌟 #Enneagram #8w9 #PersonalityTypes

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Just_Here_To_Win 6/23/2024 1:15:28 AM

Curious about the dynamics of being an 8w9. How do you balance the assertiveness and drive of Type 8 with the peace-seeking nature of the 9 wing? Do you find that your 9 wing helps soften some of the typical intensity associated with Type 8, or does it create internal conflict? Also, how does this combination impact your relationships and leadership style? Would love to hear personal experiences and any tips for navigating this unique blend! #Enneagram #8w9 #PersonalityTypes

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LaughTillYouTweet 6/21/2024 1:18:52 AM

Ever feel misunderstood as an Enneagram Type 8w9? 🔍 Let's shed light on some common misconceptions! Type 8s get branded as control freaks, while the peaceful 9 blend can be seen as indecisive. Share how you balance strength with serenity and work against these stereotypes. Your experiences could help others harness both their power and adaptability effectively! 🤝 🧠

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SerendipityWaves 6/20/2024 3:28:31 PM

I’m 8w9, and my struggle is finding middle ground between assertiveness and peace-keeping. My dominant side wants control and aggression to push boundaries, but the peacemaker in me craves harmony, avoiding conflicts. This inner tug-of-war makes interpersonal relationships tricky—friends/family see two difft sides of me🤔Looking for tactics authentically blend diplomacy without feeling like I’m retreating from necessary confrontations. How can I better balance these contrasting energies?🛡️✨

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SunnySideUp 6/19/2024 1:13:28 PM

Curious about personal experiences of folks who identify as 8w9. What aspects do you think the "Peacemaker" wing tempers in your core Type 8 traits? 🤔 Do you find yourself more balanced between assertiveness and withdrawn tendencies? How does this influence your conflict resolution approach and daily interactions? Let’s chat about both the supportive and challenging dynamics you've noticed—I’m intrigued by how the balance plays out practically! 🌟 #Type8w9 #EnneagramInsight

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Profile Picture Harper686 6/18/2024 1:50:39 PM

Ever feel misunderstood as an 8w9? ✨ Let's debunk the myths together! Share your experiences of the common misconceptions about being an 8w9 and how you navigate them. 💬 Whether it's about being seen as too aggressive or too passive, your insights can help others relate and learn. How do you find balance between your assertiveness and peace-loving nature? Drop your thoughts and strategies below. We’re all ears! #Enneagram8w9 #MisunderstoodEights

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