What is Personality Development?
An individual’s personality refers to his/ her appearance, characteristics, attitude, mindset and behavior with others. Personality development is an enduring process of fostering, shaping and enhancing individual’s skills, knowledge and interests to ascertain their maximum efficacy and compliance. The aim of personality development programme is to groom the individuals to build self-confidence, enhance self-esteem and improve overall personality of the individuals through sensitizing them about proper behavior, socially and professionally, in formal and informal circumstances.
Personality development ushers a positive attitude towards life, removing the clutters of stress, anxiety and frustration. A person’s emotional intelligence as well as spiritual intelligence is also related to his personality, and it contributes significantly to one’s success. It is definitely one’s own persona which enables him to navigate through life with all the reputation, joy and serenity.
Personality development is gaining more and more importance because it enables people to create a good impression about themselves on others; it helps them to build and develop relationships, helps in your career growth and also helps to improve your financial needs. In today’s work personality plays a key role in making you heard. Personality involves good communication skills, confidence, proper body language and etiquette’s.
To add on, a personality development programme would also encompass building capabilities for conflict management, negotiations, team work and leadership.
Build these dozen traits that boost your personality.
- Have a great deal of optimism
Optimism can find hope in the darkest of times while a pessimist cannot find one even during his sunny days. So keep in mind that optimism can lead you to greater heights.
- Build thoughts that lead you to great emotions
Build up your thoughts so that it leads you to make your workplace a better one. When your workplace is better you feel more comfort working there. You will be physically and emotionally attached to it so that you may not feel work as a load.
- Work for results
One should have a mirror aimed at a vision. Vision is your goal, Set it, and attain the results in the best possible way within the least possible time. Each work should be for a better result.
- Have a smile for everyone
A dull face always makes your co-worker bored. So always keep a smiling face whether the situation may be good or bad one. This holds good not only at your workplace but everywhere.
- Find a bin to throw your fears
Fears pull us back in whatever we do or wish to do. Throw away your fears and face the situation as it may turn up. Fears can also be nullified by discussing with people who can guide you to safety.
- Listen with care
A passionate listener will be the ultimate achiever. Listening ardently can achieve most of your doubts and make you perfect at your work.
- Share and help with joy
Sharing what knowledge you gained with others makes everyone more perfect in their work than those without such sharing habits. And a workplace where everyone is confident in, the work they do is a great place to work in. So share your knowledge with others joyfully
- Always be a learner and believe in improvement
Usually people who can accomplish their tasks well feel that they need not improve on what they already know. But always try to learn more so that you can do you work with more ease and become the most appreciated.
- Dress and groom to please others
Dressing are grooming you do may or may not be pleasing to others so if there is no general dress code at your workplace always bear in mind to dress in such a way that it appeals to others too.
- See the panorama of life with your mind’s eye
If the above said conditions are maintained at workplace as well as at home the beauty of the life that can follow can be imagined clearly. This can give you an even better picture of the qualities still to be added for success in career. So imagine the panorama of life with your mind’s eye.
- Lead a life that is principle centered
Leading a principled life always leads you to success. Whether the situation is lucrative or one with hardship just stick on to your set of principles which will make you the best of the lot.
- Know that your wealth is your health
Work should never lead to frustration, which may further lead to ill health. Health is wealth, so a healthy workplace rather than a stressed one can keep you healthy and thereby wealthy.