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Personality

Personality

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Personality
Personality is a continuous concept. It canbe reflected in a person’s temperament andis a key factor influencing individualbehaviour in organizations.
Characteristics of personality
It accounts for consistent patterns of behaviour and their relative stability issought.
It induces the commonalities and differencesin the behaviour of people as compared toothers.
The ability to behave in the manner asrequired by social pressures or biologicalpressures.
Factors that contribute to Personality
1.Heredity factors.2.Environmental factors.1)Culture2)Family3)Social4)Situation
 
Types of Personalities
1.Type A Personalities:
Restless
Impatient
Desire for quick achievement andperfectionism
2.
Type B
 
Personalities:
 
Easy going
Relaxed
Less competitive
Have balanced outlook towards life3.Introvert Personalities4.Extrovert Personalities5.Authoritative
6.
Manipulative ( Machiavellianism )
Locus of Control
It is the extent of a person’s belief on himself or external factors.1.Internal locus of control2.External locus of control
Self Esteem
Self Esteem is the degree of respect a person hasfor himself. It is a measure of self-confidence andrespect for one’s abilities and motivation.
Personalities theories
1. Psychoanalytical theory2. Trait Theory3. Self-concept theory

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