The Enneagram tests are designed to evaluate an individuals personality, and place them in one of 9 basic types.
I am by nature a skeptical person, and rarely trust these things, but after taking this test, and being told that I was classed as “I am affectionate and skeptical”, I was intrigued by the apparent accuracy of this.
I read further into the report, and concluded that it was in fact accurate. This also led me to realise that we already know what we are like, but sometimes just want it confirmed.
A free online Enneagram Personality Test can be taken at: www.enneagraminstitute.com
This site is shown as being the top ranked Enneagram site (by Alexa), and also named by Time Magazine as one of the 8 Hottest Personality Test Sites.
Some books on the subject:
The Enneagram Made Easy:
Discover the 9 Types of People..
This is the first easy – and fun – guide to the Enneagram, the fascinating and revealing method of understanding personality types, for the beginner, the expert, and everyone in between.
This witty and informative guide demystifies the ancient Enneagram system with cartoons, exercises, and personality tests that reveal our motivations and desires and show how to put that knowledge to use in our everyday lives.
The Enneagram of Parenting:
The 9 Types of Children and How to Raise Them Successully..
Elizabeth Wagele, coauthor of “The Enneagram Made Easy” and “Are You My Type, Am I Yours?,” offers the first practical guidebook for parents — packed with her delightful cartoons — on how the Enneagram can help to understand and work with children’s personality traits and behavioral patterns more effectively and creatively.
Using her expertise in making the Enneagram accessible through simple text and zany, informative cartoons, Wagele shows parents how to be flexible and compassionate, willing and eager to recognize the unique potential of every child and to respond to and nurture each child appropriately.
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