About ENTJ – ‘The Commander’

ENTJs are natural-born leaders with strong desires to create order within organizations. They make decisions quickly, are very career-focused, and fit well into the corporate world. Since they like to be in charge—and need to be in charge to take advantage of their exceptional leadership skills—ENTJs are usually successful in the business world. Ideally, ENTJs should choose a career that allows them to creatively solve problems and enforce structure. ENTJs represent 1.8 percent of the U.S. population.

What ENTJ Means

Extroversion icon49.3%

of U.S.


You gain energy from your outer world.

Intuition icon26.7%

of U.S.


You value the possible, big picture, and future.

Thinking ico40.2%

of U.S.


You base decisions on logic and facts.

Judging icon54.1%

of U.S.


You’re decisive and prefer structure.

How Common ENTJs Are

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Characteristics of ENTJs

They Most Value
They Appear to Others As
Analytical, Blunt, Planned
  • Energizing
  • Communicative
  • Open
  • Strategic
  • Future-Oriented
  • Objective
  • Rational
  • Logical
  • Decisive
  • Sticks to Plans
  • Rigid

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