Describe yourself in terms of Kegan's theory of self-development and the Big 5 Trait theory. What stage are you at, according to Kegan's theory? Give examples that illustrate why you are at that stage in Kegan's theory. How would you describe your personality, given the Big 5 Trait Theory? Give examples about your traits for each of the five dimensions of personality as outlined in Trait theory.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 9:43 am ad1c9bdddf
Hi and thank you for using Brainmass. The solution below should get you started. In this particular task, you are being asked reflect on 2 theories as it applies to you. For 750 words, it would be best to plan it out as follows:
1. About Kegan's Theory & the Big 5 - 200 words
2. Application of Kegan in your case - 300 words
a. talk about elements of your personality, from behavior, to views, to tendencies
3. Application of the Big 5 - 300 words
b. talk about elements of your personality, from behavior, to views, to tendencies, same situations as in #2, but from the Big 5 interpretation
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Theories of Personality: Application
There are a number of personality theories utilized by experts to explain the formation as well as the differences of personality. Kegan's as well as the Big 5 theory are among the most commonly used. Kegan's theory (Gautam, 2008), is based on Piaget's and explores how we find social maturity. Dombeck (2007) explains Kegan's theory on social maturity via Kegan's concept of 'evolving self' as follows, "Kegan described a theory of how people become progressively more socially mature across their lifespan...Social maturity does evolve or develop in successive layers just as does cognitive maturity, progressing from the most simple understanding to more and more complex understandings of the social world...Kegan is suggesting that as babies grow into adults, they develop progressively more objective and accurate appreciations of the social world they inhabit." The stages we develop through for Kegan are as follows - Incorporative (undeveloped sense of self), Impulsive (sense of self dictated by needs and impulses), Imperial (sense of self dictated by ...
Over 1000 words and 4 references to explain where an ethnic female might fit into Kegan's personality theory of development.
Leadership and Conflict Resolution: Internal and External
Use the basic outline below as headers for your presentation. Organize your responses to each question (except Questions 1, 2, and 8) under the following slide headings:
Role of the Chief of Staff (for Question 3)
Public Leadership Theory (for Question 4)
Public Leadership Styles (for Question 5)
Public Leadership Trends (for Question 6)
Our Government Leadership (for Question 7)
Create (10-12) slide presentation!
Create a title slide and references section (as indicated in the format requirements below).
Narrate each slide, using a microphone, indicating what you would say if you were actually presenting in front of an audience. Note: If you do not have access to a microphone, then you should provide detailed speaker notes with your presentation.
Briefly summarize your role as Chief of Staff and the task the City Manager had charged you with regarding the Public Leadership Academy.
From the specific leadership theories that you had reviewed in the previous assignments, determine one (1) theory that best fits the mission of the Public Leadership Academy. Provide a rationale to support your answer.
From the styles that you had discussed in the previous assignments, determine two (2) styles that best fit the mission of the Public Leadership Academy. Provide a rationale to support your answer.
Predict three (3) public leadership trends that you believe will be particularly significant within the next decade.
Based on your responses in Questions 4-6, prepare an argument that convinces the City Manager to adopt the leadership theory and style(s) that best fit the mission of the Public Leadership Academy. Provide support for your argument.
Include at least four (4) peer-reviewed references (no more than five  years old) from material outside the textbook. Note: Appropriate peer-reviewed references include scholarly articles and governmental Websites. Wikipedia, other wikis, and any other websites ending in anything other than ".gov" do not qualify as academic resources.View Full Posting Details