You've recently started a new job, and you're attempting to suss out the new coworkers. After all, you've read that having work friends is crucial to both your happiness and productivity. But how do you stealthily find a way to distinguish friend from foe? According to a 2010 study, you should ask them what they think of their own coworkers.
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Trait theory researchers try to define personality by looking at long-term behavior patterns and conscious motivations. 02:00
Reciprocal determinism theorizes that aspects of your environment affect aspects of your personality, and vice versa. 05:13
The humanistic approach generally disregards methods of standardized personality testing. 09:01
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