Blais, William
June 2000
Strategic Finance;Jun2000, Vol. 81 Issue 12, p88
Academic Journal
The article looks at the different personality types of controllers. The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator test is discussed. Characteristics of typical controllers are considered. The results of a survey of 162 members of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) is examined. Dimensions measured by the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator test are introvert-extrovert, sensor-intuitor, thinker-feeler, and judger-perceiver.


Related Articles

  • Turning "Creative Differences" Into Your Greatest Strengths. Goldstein, David B. // Law Practice Today;Jan2014, p8 

    The article presents and discusses four questions which are based on Myers-Briggs, the most popular personality type indicator, that can help individuals learn about their own creative style and those around them. Some of the topics explored include one's best creative environment, one's...

  • Sizing People Up.  // Sizing People Up - Competency Center;Apr2016, p1 

    The article focuses on how to assess personality type and traits of job applicants. It discusses the four characteristics of the personality types of Myers-Briggs classifications system which are extrovert/introvert, sense/intuition, thinking/feeling, and judging/perceiving. It notes that to be...

  • Psychometric test users question their critics. McMahon, Ed // BRW;4/4/2013, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p11 

    Several letters to the editor are presented including one in response to the article "How Typecast Are You? Myers-Briggs Testing Slammed Again," published in the March 26, 2013 issue, another on how the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) can be misused and another in response to the article "Cup...

  • Psychometric test users question their critics. Lambrecht, Chris // BRW;4/4/2013, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p11 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "How Typecast Are You? Myers-Briggs Testing Slammed Again," published in the March 26, 2013 issue.

  • Personality TRAITS. CROSS, JEFF // Cleanfax Magazine;Jul2013, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p4 

    The editor comments on the results of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) test he recently took. He shares his reactions to the revelation of the 1960s personality test that he is an introverted, sensing, thinking and judging (ISTJ) individual. He also discusses the importance of such...

  • ASSESSING ONE AND ALL. Wankat, Phillip; Oreovicz, Frank // ASEE Prism;Mar2004, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p49 

    Elaborates the theories behind the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator personality assessment test. Description of sensing students; Explanation on extreme sensing and intuition styles; Differences between feeling and thinking process; Characterisitics of extraversion and introversion; Analysis on...

  • Decision Making in Relation to Personality Types and Cognitive Styles of Business Students. Ahmed, Ambrien; Hasnain, N.; Venkatesan, M. // IUP Journal of Management Research;Apr2012, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p20 

    The present study was designed to examine the relation of personality and cognitive styles with the decision-making style of future managers. For this purpose, a sample of 130 postgraduate students of management were selected through incidental sampling. The tests used in the study were decision...

  • TEST CTYR �IVLU A JEHO VZTAHY K VYBRAN�M TESTUM OSOBNOSTI. Abramcuk, Filip // E-psychologie;2011, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p1 

    The study deals with the relationships between the personality test Four Elements (FE), based on the four elements as a metaphor of personality, and some other personality tests, to whose concepts and dimensions are or could be the elements theoretically related to (MBTI, EPQ-R, NEO-FFI). The...

  • Fit for what purpose? Bentley, Ross // Training & Coaching Today;Apr2007, p12 

    The article focuses on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), a personality questionnaire used in areas such as group dynamics, leadership training and personal development. Using this instrument and a consultation session with a qualified MBTI assessor, subjects find their personality type....


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics