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1 Lecture Outline Chapter 15: Personality Measuring Personal Attributes Trait-Approach to Personality Social Cognitive Approach to Personality Humanistic Approach to Personality
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2 Lecture Outline Chapter 15: Personality Measuring Personal Attributes Trait-Approach to Personality Social Cognitive Approach to Personality Humanistic Approach to Personality
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3 Personality Tests Personality : the constellation of personal attributes, goals, and motives (a) that defines who we are, and (b) that can be captured by examining consistency in behavior Sometimes expressed in terms of traits that we have e.g., outgoing, friendly, brooding, loyal, neurotic, deceitful, etc. typically thought of along bipolar scales (e.g., happy-sad) useful for characterizing self-appraisal and impressions formed during person perception Abstract personal qualities based on behaviors
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4 Who am I? Hard-working Reserved Not very fashion conscious Manipulative Honest Down-to-earth Procrastinator Day-dreamer Given the above, am I conscientious enough to be employed in your company?
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5 Personality tests are used to predict your future behavior Conscientiousness 10. I’m pretty good at pacing myself so as to get things done on time. 20. I have a clear set of goals and I work towards them in an orderly fashion. 30. I am not a very methodical person. (reverse scored) 40. I waste a lot of time before settling down to work. (reverse) 45. I try to do jobs carefully, so they won’t have to be done again. 50. Sometimes I am not as dependable or as reliable as I should be. (reverse) 60. When I make a commitment, I can always be counted on to follow through. 70. I never seem to be able to get organized. (reverse) 90. I am easy-going and lackadaisical. (reverse) Strongly Disagree / Disagree / Neither agree or disagree / Agree / Strongly Agree
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6 Personality tests are used to predict your future behavior 10. I’m pretty good at pacing myself so as to get things done on time. A/SA 20. I have a clear set of goals and I work towards them in an orderly fashion. A/SA 30. I am not a very methodical person. (reverse scored) D/SD 40. I waste a lot of time before settling down to work. (reverse) D/SD 45. I try to do jobs carefully, so they won’t have to be done again. A/SA 50. Sometimes I am not as dependable or as reliable as I should be. (reverse) D/SD 60. When I make a commitment, I can always be counted on to follow through. A/SA 70. I never seem to be able to get organized. (reverse) D/SD Answers Expected by Employers Conscientiousness S trongly D isagree / D isagree / Neither agree or disagree / A gree / S trongly A gree
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7 Big Five has predictive value 10. I’m pretty good at pacing myself so as to get things done on time. A 20. I have a clear set of goals and I work towards them in an orderly fashion. SA 30. I am not a very methodical person. (reverse scored) D 40. I waste a lot of time before settling down to work. (reverse) A 50. Sometimes I am not as dependable or as reliable as I should be. (reverse) SD 60. When I make a commitment, I can always be counted on to follow through.
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