Whether we know it or not, we all rely on a few basic strategies for moving through the social world. Different people adopt different strategies. Some try to be helpful and friendly; others aim for perfection. Some try to be attractive and productive, while knowledge is the goal for others. The problem is that most […]
About Beatrice Chestnut
Beatrice Chestnut is a licensed psychotherapist, coach, and business consultant. She has a Ph.D. in Communication, and an M.A. in clinical psychology. She served on the Board of Directors of the International Enneagram Association (IEA) for six years, and was President of the IEA in 2006 and 2007. She is the author of two books, The Complete Enneagram: 27 Paths to Greater Self-Awareness and The 9 Types of Leadership: Mastering the Art of People in the 21st-Century Workplace. Chestnut has taught at Northwestern University and San Francisco’s California Institute of Integral Studies. She has worked with companies in several industries, including biotech, high-tech, marketing, consulting, finance, and health care. She has taught Enneagram workshops in more than ten countries, focusing on using it as a tool for personal and professional transformation.