IEI vs SLI Compared by Functions

IEI vs SLI Compared by Functions

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Ability to relax and delve into inner imagery, contemplation of beautiful imaginary pictures. Guided by intuitive foresight.


Waiting for the right moment. Manages time wisely, showing life-wisdom.

Freedom of Choice

Desire to be informed of all novelties and preventing people from making unjustified choices. Seeks meaningful, value-driven, purposeful pursuits.


Need for novelty and unusual situations. Needs recognition and new challenges to stay motivated.


Do what is customary. Aesthetic and adaptable in appearance.


Finding a middle ground between extremes. Sense of comfort. Harmonious. Pursues natural harmony and sensory novelty.


Sudden contrariness. Avoids conflict, asserts only when necessary.


Avoiding others' conflicts, but sharply (inadequately) responding to invasions of their own territory. Resists pressure and avoids competition.

Emergency Order

Adherence to order arising in emergency situations. Needs clarity and order for motivation.

Common Sense

Following a reasonable order and common sense. Reliable, clear, and resource-efficient in work.


Rapid exhaustion from strenuous work. Struggles with financial discipline.


Skillful application of methods that reduce labor or financial costs. Practical. Skilled, resourceful, and improves efficiency.


Preventing or resolving conflicts between opposing parties. Nurtures positive interpersonal dynamics.


Habituation. Attachment. Inclusion through good treatment. Selective. Prefers deep, trusted relationships and keeps distance.

Mood Intermediary

Creating an emotional atmosphere in their circle. Promotes positive emotions and humor.


Exhaustion as a result of engagement in intense emotions. Detached. Shifts between calm and emotional outbursts.