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Personality.ppt 2432 (2)



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  • 1. PERSONALIT Y PRESENTED BY: Shivi mittal
  • 2. Definition of Personality Personality - A relatively stable set of characteristics that influences an individual’s behavior
  • 3. Determinants Of Personality  Biological Factors  Cultural Factors  Family and Social Factors  Situational Factors  Other Factors
  • 4. Personality Theories Trait Theory - understand individuals by breaking down behavior patterns into observable traits Neo Freudian Theory – social relationships played a vital role in the formation and development of personality. Self Concept Theory - how much we recognize ourselves and how much we are confident about ourselves.
  • 5. Freudian Theory ID System 1 SUPER EGO System 3 EGO System 2
  • 6. Big Five Personality Traits Extraversion Agreeableness Conscientiousness Emotional stability Openness to experience Gregarious, assertive, sociable Cooperative, warm, agreeable Hardworking, organized, dependable Calm, self-confidant, cool Creative, curious, cultured
  • 7. Personality Attributes Locus of Control Internal External I control what happens to me! People and circumstances control my fate!
  • 8. Personality Attributes Self-Esteem Feelings of Self Worth Success tends to increase self-esteem Failure tends to decrease self-esteem
  • 9. Personality Attributes Self-Monitoring Behavior based on cues from people & situations  High self-monitors  More sensitive in nature  Competent enough to face changing atmosphere.  Low self-monitors  show consistent behaviour  less likely to respond to work group norms or supervisory feedback
  • 10. Personality Attributes Risk Propensity Degree of willingness to take risk  High Risk Propensity  Not afraid of adopting new ideas  Take quick decisions  Low Risk Propensity  Oppose new ideas  Believe in conservatism  Not take quick decisions
  • 11. Myers-Briggs Type Indicator  Based on Carl Jung’s work  People are fundamentally different  People are fundamentally alike  People have preference combinations for extraversion/introversion, perception, judgment  Briggs & Myers developed the MBTI to understand individual differences
  • 12. MBTI Preferences Preferences Represents Extraversion Introversion How one re-energizes How one gathers information How one makes decisions How one orients to the outer world Sensing Intuiting Thinking Feeling Judging Perceiving
  • 13. Thanks