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|
accepting calm cheerful clever confident dignified energetic extroverted friendly happy idealistic ingenious introverted kind logical mature modest nervous observant organised patient powerful quiet relaxed religious responsive self-conscious sensible sentimental shy spontaneous sympathetic warm wise witty
(Hover over a word to see how many people chose it.)
able (0%) accepting (0%) adaptable (50%) bold (25%) brave (50%) calm (0%) caring (25%) cheerful (0%) clever (0%) complex (25%) confident (0%) dependable (0%) dignified (0%) energetic (0%) extroverted (0%) friendly (0%) giving (25%) happy (0%) helpful (25%) idealistic (0%) independent (50%) ingenious (0%) intelligent (50%) introverted (0%) kind (0%) knowledgeable (25%) logical (0%) loving (50%) mature (0%) modest (0%) nervous (0%) observant (0%) organised (0%) patient (0%) powerful (0%) proud (50%) quiet (0%) reflective (25%) relaxed (0%) religious (0%) responsive (0%) searching (0%) self-assertive (25%) self-conscious (0%) sensible (0%) sentimental (0%) shy (0%) silly (25%) spontaneous (0%) sympathetic (0%) tense (25%) trustworthy (25%) warm (0%) wise (0%) witty (0%)
bob thinks: loving, silly, reflective, adaptable, giving, complex.
Adam thinks: independent, proud, self-assertive, adaptable, brave, trustworthy.
polly thinks: brave, bold, tense, proud, intelligent.
Cookie thinks: caring, helpful, intelligent, loving, independent, knowledgeable.
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