Personality Plus

PERSONALITY TYPES – WEAKNESSES

  SANGUINE – The Talker CHOLERIC – The Worker MELANCHOLY – The Thinker PHLEGMATIC – The Watcher
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  • Compulsive talker
  • Exaggerates and elaborates
  • Dwells on trivia
  • Can’t remember names
  • Scares others off
  • Too happy for some
  • Has restless energy
  • Egotistical
  • Blusters and complains
  • Naïve, gets taken in
  • Has loud voice and laugh
  • Controlled by circumstances
  • Gets angry easily
  • Seems phoney to some
  • Never grows up

 

  • Bossy
  • Impatient
  • Quick-tempered
  • Can’t relax
  • Too impetuous
  • Enjoys controversy and arguments
  • Won’t give up when losing
  • Comes on too strong
  • Inflexible
  • Is not complimentary
  • Dislikes tears and emotions
  • Is unsympathetic

 

  • Remembers the negatives
  • Moody and depressed
  • Enjoys being hurt
  • Has false humility
  • Off in another world
  • Low self-image
  • Has selective hearing
  • Self-centred
  • Too introspective
  • Guilt feelings
  • Persecution complex
  • Tends towards hypochondria

 

  • Unenthusiastic
  • Fearful and worried
  • Indecisive
  • Avoids responsibility
  • Quiet will of iron
  • Selfish
  • Too shy and reticent
  • Too compromising
  • Self-righteous

 

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  • Would rather talk
  • Forgets obligations
  • Doesn’t follow through
  • Confidence fades fast
  • Undisciplined
  • Priorities out of order
  • Decides by feelings
  • Easily distracted
  • Wastes time talking

 

  • Little tolerance for mistakes
  • Don’t analyse details
  • Bored by trivia
  • May make rash decisions
  • May be rude or tactless
  • Manipulates people
  • Demanding of others
  • End justifies the means
  • Work may become his god
  • Demands loyalty in the ranks

 

  • Not people-oriented
  • Depressed over imperfections
  • Chooses difficult work
  • Hesitant to start projects
  • Spends too much time planning
  • Prefers analysis to work
  • Self-deprecating
  • Hard to please
  • Standards often too high
  • Deep need for approval

 

  • Not goal-oriented
  • Lacks self-motivation
  • Hard to get moving
  • Resents being pushed
  • Lazy and careless
  • Discourages others
  • Would rather watch

 

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  • Hates to be alone
  • Needs to be centre stage
  • Wants to be popular
  • Looks for credit
  • Dominates conversation
  • Interrupts and doesn’t listen
  • Answers for others
  • Fickle and forgetful
  • Makes excuses
  • Repeats stories
  • Tends to use people
  • Dominates others
  • Decides for others
  • Knows everything
  • Can do everything better
  • Is too independent
  • Possessive of friends and mate
  • Can’t say “I’m sorry”
  • May be right, but unpopular
  • Lives through others
  • Insecure socially
  • Withdrawn and remote
  • Critical of others
  • Holds back affection
  • Dislikes those in opposition
  • Suspicious of people
  • Antagonistic and vengeful
  • Unforgiving
  • Full of contradictions
  • Sceptical of compliments
  • Dampens enthusiasm
  • Stays uninvolved
  • Is not exciting
  • Indifferent to plans
  • Judges others
  • Sarcastic and teasing
  • Resists change

 

About the author

Angelo Kehayas

Angelo is a Public and Key Note Speaker, a Business, Executive and Leadership Coach. He has served at senior level in blue chip companies and has established and run successful ventures in multiple industries. He has designed and delivered corporate development programmes, focused speaking events, and has coached executives, business leaders and entrepreneurs. He specialises in challenging assignments, solving systems problems and facilitating group and team planning sessions. He is certified as a Master Coach, Certified Management Consultant and NLP Practitioner.