If your enneagram test results show you’re a 1w2, it means you have the dominant characteristics of a 1, while also having some traits of a 2.
The characteristics of a one wing is to be fair and just, while a two wing is very personable.
A two wing is sometimes mistaken for a nine wing due to some of their similarities.
When you combine the one and two wing, you get someone who makes ethical choices, is gentle, and kind.
When placed in a setting of various backgrounds- whether it be a diversity of beliefs or upbringings, a personality types’ weaknesses and strengths will be intensified.
Due to the strong beliefs of this enneagram type, when faced with criticism and negativity they can blow up.
They tend to funnel all of their frustrations into their passion, rather than cope with the issue head on.
Each Enneagram will have different motivators, since they are all driven by different value systems. Enneagram 1w2 is driven by social justice and change, empathy, and righting wrongs.
Every Enneagram responds to stress differently and will have different triggers.
An Enneagram 1w2 will be stressed by:
Above all else, an Enneagram 1w2 is compassionate about others and determined to make a difference in the world.
In order to meet their core needs, an Enneagram 1w2 will most likely be found working in a role that allows them to be close to people and help others.
Here are some examples:
An Enneagram 1w2 is first and foremost a one wing: driven to protect and advocate their beliefs, restore balance in the world, and help those without a voice to be heard and helped.
In addition to their forward personality, they also have some traits of a two wing. Primarily, we’ll see this come out as a sense of compassion for others.
1w2s desire to make a difference and help others. They have a basic fear of letting people down and being criticized.
If you want to work well with these personality types, you’ll want to be mindful of these fears and desires. Avoid harsh criticism and remember having a genuine connection goes a long way with them.
If you want to motivate a 1w2, give them a cause to fight for and surround them with people who are equally dedicated. Do not question their dedication to the cause or make them feel like they’ve let you down.
Lastly, these personality types are going to thrive most in work environments that nurture their core values. A 1w2 will find inner peace working in healthcare or politics.