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    Cognitive Schemata Characteristics

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    Personal constructs are characteristics that we habitually notice in others.

    How do personal constructs benefit me when it comes to the kinds of judgments I make of a family member, a teacher, a male friend, a female friend, a person that I dislike, or a person that I work or socialize with?

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    To put it simply, we can and often do assign traits to people in order to characterize them, but we must think about our objectives for these characterizations. For example, a positive identification of a certain personality in a job application or interview may be useful to determine if the person has the necessary skill set to complete the assigned tasks. The following questions might serve as a positive ...

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    Making assessments about personality traits to determine specific skills sets for the work place.