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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|Not Known to Others|
bold calm dignified giving idealistic introverted kind logical modest nervous patient powerful proud quiet reflective relaxed religious self-assertive self-conscious shy silly spontaneous sympathetic wise
(Hover over a word to see how many people chose it.)
able (10%) accepting (10%) adaptable (0%) bold (0%) brave (10%) calm (0%) caring (40%) cheerful (10%) clever (30%) complex (30%) confident (20%) dependable (20%) dignified (0%) energetic (20%) extroverted (10%) friendly (30%) giving (0%) happy (30%) helpful (10%) idealistic (0%) independent (40%) ingenious (10%) intelligent (50%) introverted (0%) kind (0%) knowledgeable (30%) logical (0%) loving (30%) mature (10%) modest (0%) nervous (0%) observant (0%) organised (10%) patient (0%) powerful (0%) proud (0%) quiet (0%) reflective (0%) relaxed (0%) religious (0%) responsive (0%) searching (10%) self-assertive (0%) self-conscious (0%) sensible (20%) sentimental (10%) shy (0%) silly (0%) spontaneous (0%) sympathetic (0%) tense (10%) trustworthy (10%) warm (10%) wise (0%) witty (30%)
Belindin thinks: independent, intelligent, witty, clever, knowledgeable, friendly.
jhuggy thinks: independent, confident, happy, knowledgeable, warm, mature.
Shannon thinks: intelligent, trustworthy, helpful, clever, complex.
T thinks: clever, complex, intelligent, searching, witty.
Lisa Hale thinks: friendly, independent, tense, caring, intelligent, energetic.
Uncle Bob thinks: caring, friendly, intelligent, loving, accepting.
Michele thinks: caring, organised, sensible, independent, sentimental.
Sandy thinks: dependable, cheerful, brave, sensible, energetic, happy.
Ian thinks: complex, ingenious, caring, knowledgeable, loving, dependable.
L thinks: able, confident, extroverted, happy, witty, loving.
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