The Big Five Personality Traits (OCEAN Model) and Success

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Richard Archer, Consultant, Thailand
🔥NEW In psychological trait theory, the Big Five Personality Traits, also known as the Five-Factor Model (FFM) or the OCEAN model or the CANOE model, is a suggested model, taxonomy, or grouping for personality traits. It was developed from the 1980s onwards. When factor analysis (a statistical technique) is applied to personality survey data, it reveals semantic associations: some words used to describe aspects of personality are often applied to the same person. For example, someone described as conscientious is more likely to be described as "always prepared" rather than "messy". These associations suggest five broad dimensions used in common language to describe the human personality and psyche. The five factors are as follows: - Openness to experience (inventive/curious vs. consistent/cautious) - Conscientiousness (efficient/organized vs. extravagant/careless) - Extraversion (outgoing/energetic vs. solitary/reserved) - Agreeableness (friendly/compassionate vs. challenging/cal (...) Read more? Sign up for free 11-11-2020

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