Each MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) personality type has a unique set of traits that make them stand out from the other types. Imagine what a wedding would be like if all the sixteen MBTI personalities attended as groomsmen. Here’s what they are like as members of the groom’s entourage.
INTJ (Introverted, Sensing, Thinking, Judging)
Careful and highly efficient, the INTJ will enthusiastically team up with the ENTJ to make sure everything is running smoothly and perfectly. Together they make the ultimate wedding-planning duo.
INTP (Introverted, Intuitive, Thinking, Perceiving)
Ever curious and hungry for knowledge, the INTP has volunteered to do in-depth research on the best groomsmen gift ideas. He’s factored in the groomsmen’s personalities, hobbies, and even attachment styles.
INFP (Introverted, Intuitive, Feeling, Perceiving)
The sentimental INFP will be very quiet but very busy going around the wedding reception to ask every guest to write a heartfelt message to the couple in a beautiful notebook.
ISFJ (Introverted, Sensing, Feeling, Judging)
The quiet and warm ISFJ will be busy looking after the bride and groom throughout the wedding day. He may give the bride a more comfortable pair of shoes or hand the groom bottled water so he is properly hydrated.
ISTJ (Introverted, Sensing, Thinking, Judging)
The meticulous and reliable ISTJ is content to be in the sidelines, carefully observing what needs to be done. Whether it’s wine glasses that need refilling or making a follow-up to the wedding program, the ISTJ has it covered.
ISTP (Introverted, Sensing, Thinking, Perceiving)
The ISTP loves participating and getting his hands dirty. As a groomsman, expect him to be busily tinkering with the sound equipment and the dramatic lighting.
ISFP (Introverted, Sensing, Feeling, Perceiving)
The creative and romantic ISFP will be busy immortalizing the special occasion in a beautiful piece of art. It can be through photographic documentation or a painting.
INFJ (Introverted, Intuitive, Feeling, Judging)
Weddings make some people cry, and the deep and highly empathic INFJ will be there to lend a listening ear to anyone who feels overly emotional during the occasion.
ESTJ (Extraverted, Sensing, Thinking, Judging)
Everyone can breathe easy knowing the ESTJ is in control of everything. From the stag party to the guest list, he’ll make sure everything is organized and in order.
ENTJ (Extraverted, Intuitive, Thinking, Judging)
Goal-oriented and high-flying, the ENTJ has taken it upon himself to make the wedding day perfect. Whatever the groom and bride wants, the self-proclaimed ENTJ wedding planner gets.
ENTP (Extraverted, Intuitive, Thinking, Perceiving)
The witty, know-it-all ENTP will volunteer as the game master. He’ll entertain guests with all sorts of fun trivia and facts, ranging from where the couple first met to the science behind falling in love.
ENFJ (Extraverted, Intuitive, Feeling, Judging)
The ENFJ is adept at setting the mood so everyone can expect him to be the master of ceremonies during the wedding reception. He’ll get everyone to warm up and have an awesome time.
ENFP (Extraverted, Intuitive, Feeling, Perceiving)
As a kid at heart, the ENFP groomsman will be busy entertaining the children at the wedding. He may even throw a spontaneous magic show to make sure the young guests don’t feel out of place during the event.
ESFJ (Extraverted, Sensing, Feeling, Judging)
The ESFJ is the self-proclaimed dad of the group. From the groom’s parents to the flower girl, he will be busy making sure everyone is attended to and comfortable during the wedding.
ESTP (Extraverted, Sensing, Thinking, Perceiving)
The ESTP loves the spotlight and being part of the occasion. He’s the guy who’ll play host in the reception and regale everyone with hilarious stories about how and the couple met.
ESFP (Extraverted, Sensing, Feeling, Perceiving)
Everyone can count on the ESFP to keep everyone entertained. He’ll crack jokes throughout the ceremony and go center stage to sing his heart out during the reception.
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