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.
|Known to Others|
|Not Known to Others|
calm clever confident dignified extroverted helpful ingenious knowledgeable organised patient powerful proud reflective relaxed religious responsive searching self-assertive sensible sentimental spontaneous
(Hover over a word to see how many people chose it.)
able (10%) accepting (20%) adaptable (10%) bold (30%) brave (10%) calm (0%) caring (40%) cheerful (10%) clever (0%) complex (20%) confident (0%) dependable (10%) dignified (0%) energetic (10%) extroverted (0%) friendly (50%) giving (10%) happy (20%) helpful (0%) idealistic (10%) independent (10%) ingenious (0%) intelligent (40%) introverted (40%) kind (30%) knowledgeable (0%) logical (10%) loving (10%) mature (30%) modest (10%) nervous (10%) observant (0%) organised (0%) patient (0%) powerful (0%) proud (0%) quiet (10%) reflective (0%) relaxed (0%) religious (0%) responsive (0%) searching (0%) self-assertive (0%) self-conscious (0%) sensible (0%) sentimental (0%) shy (10%) silly (10%) spontaneous (0%) sympathetic (0%) tense (20%) trustworthy (10%) warm (20%) wise (20%) witty (20%)
Jazz thinks: caring, happy, loving, kind, friendly, brave.
anon thinks: bold, introverted, tense, caring, nervous.
anonymous thinks: wise, mature, complex, adaptable, accepting, bold.
Atroxi thinks: giving, cheerful, kind, warm, friendly, dependable.
Anon thinks: happy, modest, silly, energetic, tense.
Nickle-Sorry if I screwed up! thinks: independent, intelligent, introverted, able, accepting, bold.
xioo thinks: intelligent, witty, introverted, mature, wise, friendly.
Eskil thinks: trustworthy, friendly, intelligent, mature, caring, logical.
Anon thinks: warm, caring, witty, intelligent, quiet.
long time watcher thinks: shy, kind, idealistic, friendly, complex, introverted.
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