Running Head: PERSONALITY ASSESSMENT
Course Name and Number
What is Personality?
Personality refers to the specific individual variations in the characters of people, the way
of thinking, feeling and patterns of behavior. Personality is a concept that takes two wider
approaches in order to be able to fully understand a person. The first approach looks into
variations in a person’s characteristics, for instance, a person’s ability to socialize in a healthy
way. The second approach looks into how an individual brings together the various aspects about
themselves as a whole. The aspects that involve personality are very dynamic and individuals
can have more than one. A person’s personality is what influences a lot of the actions they take,
emotions and generally how they as individuals interact with the world around them. A
personality cannot be just random behavioral aspects exhibited, they have to be consistent over
time so that they can be referred to as personality. A part from being consistently exhibited, the
different aspects of personality also have to strongly influence not just external environment but
internal such as expectations attitudes and self-perceptions (Schultz & Schultz, 2016).
My Key Personality Features
My key personality type is very introverted. The main features of an introvert are
centered more inwardly where most my strength and energy in life is derived from being by
myself as opposed to spending time with others. My introversion is very moderate which means
that I am not co...