The flexible attitude is characterized by a strong interest and focus on the aspect that creates this second function. The function is passive in nature, focused on processing, and sufficient at involving itself in the details surrounding whatever aspect it holds. This function is generally willing to help and include others in whatever aspect it deals with.
The owner of the second function influences the environment while adapting to others’ preferences. They are prepared to involve themselves enough to personally benefit while coordinating their interests to take into account feedback. This function lends the owner to perceive and act in the aspect’s normative ways to society. Bringing enjoyment to both the self and others, the second attitude is considered to be the most outstanding part of a person.