The Power of the Enneagram: A New Technology of Self-Discovery
From the world's foremost producer of personal development and motivational audio programs comes an inside look at a revolutionary method that will help you decipher your own behaviors and those of everyone you meet.
Based on time-honored concepts of psychology, the Enneagram -- a geometric figure that delineates the nine fundamental...more
I didn't like how negative the tone of...more
My wife and I, for instance, knowing the Types we are, are able to understand the specific challenges we face within our marriage and why, and what we need to do to overcome those challe...more
Es muy bueno porque, además de describir a cada personalidad, describe cuál es el origen infantil de cada una.
Este libro es el primero que leí sobre eneagrama y fue, sin lugar a dudas, el que me provocó un profundo interés sobre el tema (deformó mi cabeza al respecto).
Apart from the lengthy descriptions of the 9 Types, I particularly liked the section where it linked...more
Still, I like Riso's approach for the most part. No book is the be-all, end-all of personality traits but this books is fun and interesting to read if you have an open mind....more
"The testimony of the greatest humans who have ever lived is that the way to make the most of ourselves is by transcending ourselves. We must learn to move beyond self-centeredness to make room within ourselves for others. When you transcend yourself, the fact will be confirmed by the quality of your life. We will attain – even if only momentarily – a transparency and a radiance of being which resu...more
First I was into Myers-Briggs (started in college). Then, about 10 years ago, I discovered the Enneagram. It's much more insightful, and, I might add, more fun for analyzing and annoying your friends and colleagues with.
This is the best of the enneagram books I've read.
(Oh, and if you get it, I'm a FIVE....which will be very easy to see once you read the description of the nine types).
Know what's going to happen now Champ?
I'll allow everyone to explore and re-live all their beautifying individualities. : )
I CAN NO LONGER GIVE THE ADVICE THAT I DO.
This book broadened my horizons. It really did.