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|
energetic giving ingenious nervous quiet religious self-assertive
(Hover over a word to see how many people chose it.)
able (15%) accepting (22%) adaptable (9%) bold (4%) brave (4%) calm (4%) caring (27%) cheerful (4%) clever (15%) complex (20%) confident (11%) dependable (4%) dignified (4%) energetic (0%) extroverted (9%) friendly (20%) giving (0%) happy (13%) helpful (4%) idealistic (2%) independent (9%) ingenious (0%) intelligent (43%) introverted (2%) kind (11%) knowledgeable (4%) logical (15%) loving (22%) mature (13%) modest (2%) nervous (0%) observant (22%) organised (9%) patient (2%) powerful (4%) proud (15%) quiet (0%) reflective (27%) relaxed (6%) religious (0%) responsive (4%) searching (9%) self-assertive (0%) self-conscious (4%) sensible (15%) sentimental (13%) shy (4%) silly (13%) spontaneous (4%) sympathetic (6%) tense (2%) trustworthy (6%) warm (18%) wise (6%) witty (47%)
complete stranger thinks: witty, extroverted, self-conscious, happy, proud, silly.
A dedicated SL reader thinks: loving, witty, warm, intelligent, clever, reflective.
Kristina Wright thinks: caring, introverted, friendly, kind, silly, sensible.
jeana thinks: friendly, intelligent, able, warm, sensible.
Gena thinks: intelligent, witty, sentimental, observant, loving, reflective.
Geeky Dragon Girl thinks: friendly, observant, caring, sympathetic, mature, loving.
Jackie S. thinks: proud, responsive, silly, extroverted, cheerful, happy.
mid amer thinks: witty, accepting, relaxed, trustworthy, logical, organised.
pen thinks: extroverted, mature, happy, caring, searching.
Cris thinks: caring, intelligent, sympathetic, sentimental, complex, observant.
tiff thinks: brave, caring, friendly, intelligent, sentimental.
Misty thinks: complex, intelligent, witty, reflective, helpful.
Renee thinks: accepting, calm, witty, spontaneous, adaptable.
feeldhoky thinks: knowledgeable, observant, reflective, mature, helpful, sensible.
Greg, Your Son thinks: caring, silly, witty, loving, proud, tense.
you-forgot-prevaricator thinks: friendly, sentimental, self-conscious, intelligent, loving, searching.
anon-jk thinks: able, independent, sensible, mature, reflective, accepting.
Kyle thinks: clever, independent, relaxed, witty, accepting, intelligent.
SharonB thinks: accepting, complex, intelligent, searching, warm, caring.
Caroline thinks: confident, intelligent, witty, happy, complex.
drama mama thinks: trustworthy, logical, dependable, brave, friendly, witty.
Carm thinks: able, accepting, intelligent, witty, caring.
frequentreader thinks: witty, mature, clever, warm, observant, confident.
No Wonder I Miss You thinks: witty, , responsive, adaptable, cheerful, loving.
Diane thinks: clever, kind, witty, loving, calm, sensible.
Jo thinks: confident, logical, witty, friendly, knowledgeable, happy.
Sam of Sam's Shoe Box thinks: witty, intelligent, warm, adaptable, observant, searching.
Jen thinks: kind, witty, reflective, sentimental, confident, wise.
Sandra thinks: sympathetic, reflective, intelligent, shy, clever, complex.
Val thinks: dependable, extroverted, reflective, organised, sentimental, friendly.
Erin thinks: accepting, intelligent, happy, powerful, proud, silly.
thewebbleyjess thinks: witty, dignified, observant, reflective, able, mature.
Jaydee thinks: intelligent, warm, witty, complex, logical, kind.
Kokomo Joe from the Rodeo thinks: independent, silly, bold, organised, relaxed, able.
trisha thinks: accepting, caring, intelligent, warm, complex, clever.
grumpelstiltskin thinks: intelligent, logical, witty, sensible, complex, kind.
janna thinks: accepting, caring, logical, observant, shy, proud.
Chunkies thinks: able, confident, proud, caring, organised, patient.
Gunfighter thinks: observant, caring, intelligent, reflective, wise.
Courtney thinks: intelligent, complex, powerful, reflective, loving, friendly.
ej thinks: sensible, able, wise, independent, idealistic.
blueshoegirl thinks: clever, observant, witty, warm, reflective.
anonymous thinks: adaptable, bold, logical, loving, modest, spontaneous.
Ant thinks: loving, accepting, trustworthy, proud, dignified.
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