“The Personality Brokers: The Strange History of Myers-Briggs and the Birth of Personality” by Merve Emre
Book review

“The Personality Brokers: The Strange History of Myers-Briggs and the Birth of Personality” by Merve Emre

It is always great to read a piece of research that you would have wanted to write yourself: thoroughly researched, fascinating and funny. The Personality Brokers is such a book. The book starts off as a personal quest as well as an archival research into the origins of the famous Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), a personality test frequently used by human resources and professional coaching. Continue reading