The Johari Window was invented by Joseph Luft and Harrington Ingham in the 1950s as a model for mapping personality awareness. By describing yourself from a fixed list of adjectives, then asking your friends and colleagues to describe you from the same list, a grid of overlap and difference can be built up.
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(Hover over a word to see how many people chose it.)
able (5%) accepting (16%) adaptable (11%) bold (5%) brave (5%) calm (2%) caring (33%) cheerful (5%) clever (5%) complex (8%) confident (5%) dependable (8%) dignified (2%) energetic (11%) extroverted (2%) friendly (36%) giving (5%) happy (5%) helpful (8%) idealistic (2%) independent (13%) ingenious (0%) intelligent (47%) introverted (16%) kind (16%) knowledgeable (13%) logical (2%) loving (25%) mature (11%) modest (2%) nervous (5%) observant (19%) organised (5%) patient (8%) powerful (2%) proud (0%) quiet (11%) reflective (16%) relaxed (2%) religious (0%) responsive (5%) searching (8%) self-assertive (2%) self-conscious (5%) sensible (19%) sentimental (2%) shy (13%) silly (8%) spontaneous (2%) sympathetic (8%) tense (2%) trustworthy (27%) warm (16%) wise (2%) witty (30%)
Litfan10 thinks: caring, clever, friendly, searching, shy, observant.
CafeBleu thinks: complex, intelligent, mature, energetic, friendly.
andy_charles thinks: accepting, trustworthy, intelligent, kind, friendly, warm.
Jack B. thinks: dignified, loving, powerful, self-conscious, observant, trustworthy.
Anonymous thinks: able, sensible, kind, sympathetic, intelligent, observant.
driphoney thinks: friendly, independent, intelligent, kind, warm.
angel thinks: giving, sensible, adaptable, caring, trustworthy, reflective.
Mark thinks: intelligent, idealistic, observant, reflective, searching, friendly.
Tongue thinks: dependable, intelligent, patient, responsive, trustworthy, bold.
litbridge thinks: independent, confident, adaptable, reflective, warm, wise.
Spesh thinks: self-conscious, trustworthy, knowledgeable, introverted, caring, complex.
Lane thinks: witty, shy, introverted, friendly, sentimental, silly.
AbmaninCal thinks: accepting, caring, happy, shy, sensible, witty.
jmx1900 thinks: reflective, accepting, independent, knowledgeable, witty.
krisl thinks: friendly, caring, accepting, intelligent, mature, shy.
DeepGreenEyes thinks: caring, intelligent, brave, loving, reflective, helpful.
SS thinks: caring, intelligent, sympathetic, knowledgeable, giving.
angel thinks: able, independent, dependable, quiet, trustworthy.
anonymous thinks: intelligent, loving, silly, introverted, friendly, nervous.
FreddyBear thinks: complex, introverted, intelligent, witty, knowledgeable, loving.
Beowulf thinks: trustworthy, intelligent, witty, caring, observant.
FallingToFly thinks: quiet, intelligent, adaptable, patient, kind.
steve44uk thinks: witty, intelligent, observant, calm, spontaneous, cheerful.
NekoParks thinks: kind, intelligent, confident, friendly, warm, witty.
John EB thinks: caring, accepting, sympathetic, witty, energetic, helpful.
steve thinks: sensible, mature, kind, brave, energetic, adaptable.
anonymous thinks: cheerful, clever, extroverted, happy, intelligent.
Saxon Hart thinks: caring, loving, modest, friendly, quiet, patient.
Keith thinks: intelligent, loving, witty, trustworthy, responsive, sensible.
me thinks: dependable, caring, sensible, helpful, mature, logical.
peejay thinks: bold, friendly, independent, self-assertive, witty.
troubl thinks: knowledgeable, organised, relaxed, silly, warm, sensible.
Stevie thinks: introverted, observant, quiet, trustworthy, loving.
Yonas thinks: trustworthy, loving, energetic, friendly, searching, reflective.
Anon thinks: caring, loving, organised, friendly, witty.
Joe thinks: introverted, nervous, shy, warm, accepting, tense.
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