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Blog Posts on Interaction Style

Check your Knowledge of Temperament and Interaction Styles

Would you like to check your knowledge of Temperament and Interaction Styles? Would you like complimentary access to two useful tools in working with Temperament and Interaction Styles? If yes, take the opportunity to complete the attached Knowledge Check and return it to me by November 30, 2018. If you score 80% or more, then […]

***UPDATE*** New BAPT Conference Information

We are very excited to tell you more about the upcoming BAPT Conference on April 7-9, 2016 in Missenden Abbey, Great Missenden, Bucks, UK. We are again lucky to host a global range of speakers from New Zealand, Australia, the USA and Europe as well as our local experts. This Conference will provide a great […]

Interaction Styles and Social Psychology

INFLUENCING WITH INTERACTION STYLES Interaction Style is another separate and yet complementary theory to Psychological type. Interaction Style is a pattern of physical energy, pace, movement and outward behaviours correlated with mental aims, beliefs and innate talents that underlie the way in which you might engage with others to get your needs met. Based on […]

Flexing to Influence Different Interaction Styles – Flip Charts

Had a great session last week in Switzerland – we created some interesting flip charts about how to flex to influence different Interaction Styles more effectively – we focus on how to change our individual behaviour (the only thing we can directly influence). In this activity we look at energy, pace, influencing style, (whether Directing […]

Thoughts around Interaction Style and Managing Priorities

Like most people today I find that there are way too many things to do in a limited timeframe. Much of this pressure comes from the evolving world in which we live where we are deluged with global communication and the expected speed of response gets quicker and quicker. So how do we manage these […]

Teaching Type to all Types

I recently had the pleasure of presenting a two-hour session on Teaching Type to all Types at the British Association of Psychological Type Conference in the UK. This is a subject about which I am extremely passionate. Teaching type to all types represents a combination of using effective facilitation (not presentation!) skills together with adapting […]