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personality

noun attributes, being, character, disposition, distinction, distinctiveness, identity, individualism, individuality, ingenium, makeup, nature, oneness, originality, particularity, personal identity, personal mark, predisposition, selfhood, selfness, singularity, soul, style, temperament, traits, type, uniqueness
See also: character, disposition, identity, inclination, individual, individuality, presence, property, temperament

PERSONALITY. An abstract of personal; as, the action is in the personalty, that is, it is brought against a person for a personal duty which he owes. It also signifies what belongs to the person; as, personal property.

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While the next two instruments are not labeled as core personality assessments, they do illustrate how personal behaviors impact our effectiveness for leading self, others and organizations.
One aspect of that challenge involves greater knowledge of personality assessment in order to assist in identifying those children in need of services and to design appropriate interventions.
The first part of the survey measured the personality characteristics of the professionals using a personality assessment that identifies the primary personality traits of individuals by measuring four distinct behavior patterns or leadership styles (Marston, 1979).
There are three aspects of this article that make it important for workers in this field: 1) the proposed model of personality assessment in offenders with ID, 2) the summary of personality tests used in the model, and 3) the demonstration of the model in assessing a case.
It is important to learn more about the influence of Korean culture on personality assessment in general and the MCMI-III in particular.
Personality assessments have been widely used in business since the advent of industrial psychology.
Albin, The Role of Comprehensive Personality Assessment in Neuropsychological Evaluations, Paper Presented Before the Society for Personality Assessment (Mar.
It's just not clear whether one or another approach to personality assessment should be dominant.
The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), a widely used personality assessment, demonstrates that the quintessential business type tends to be extroverted, sensing, thinking, and judging.
Becky talked about a three-month stint as a Buddhist, Emily taught us a personality assessment tool she learned at work and used on us, and Ruthanne told us about quitting her job and putting her house on the market so she can travel around the world.
In a recent study on the potential for bias and misinterpretation in personality assessment with individuals who are visually impaired (Harrington, McDermott & Triggs, 1992), three Ph.
10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hogan Assessments, an international leader in personality assessment and leadership development, has established a new strategic partnership with the International Coach Federation as an assessment provider for the organization.