Which personality types make the best designers?

"It takes all sorts to make a world" the old saying goes. It's never more true than when it's applied to the workplace. From gregarious creative directors to gruff and blunt accountants, the stereotypes are there for a reason. Our personalities determine how suitable we are for the job that we do.

It's amusing, then, that HR departments up and down the land only ever want to recruit one kind of person. A real team player, who is genial and positive. How many times have you had to pretend to be that guy to get your foot in the door?

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