SEI vs ILI Compared by Functions

SEI vs ILI Compared by Functions

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Waiting for the right moment. Prefers a leisurely pace, not bound by deadlines.


Ability to relax and delve into inner imagery, contemplation of beautiful imaginary pictures. Observant. Notices emerging trends and details.


Need for novelty and unusual situations. Seeks variety and innovative solutions.

Freedom of Choice

Desire to be informed of all novelties and preventing people from making unjustified choices. Cautious about new ventures.


Finding a middle ground between extremes. Sense of comfort. Values simple pleasures and physical comfort.


Do what is customary. Ensures comfort and health proactively.


Avoiding others' conflicts, but sharply (inadequately) responding to invasions of their own territory. Stands up for themselves when necessary.


Sudden contrariness. Needs encouragement for assertive actions.

Emergency Order

Adherence to order arising in emergency situations. Becomes efficient when goals are clear and meaningful.

Common Sense

Following a reasonable order and common sense. Precise. Methodical and detail-oriented in tasks.


Rapid exhaustion from strenuous work. Works well when efforts are appreciated.


Skillful application of methods that reduce labor or financial costs. Efficient. Seeks optimal and resourceful paths.


Preventing or resolving conflicts between opposing parties. Shows care through actions, not words.


Habituation. Attachment. Inclusion through good treatment. Adapts behavior to social expectations.

Mood Intermediary

Creating an emotional atmosphere in their circle. Spreads joy and avoids conflicts.


Exhaustion as a result of engagement in intense emotions. Dislikes overt emotional displays.