Mgmt 591 - Life Styles Inventory Assignment Essay
Traya Ransom firstname.lastname@example.org MGMT591 – Leadership and Organizational Behavior
November 11, 2012
This paper discusses the content Life Styles Inventory (LSI) results for Traya Ransom. It identifies her primary, backup, and limiting thinking styles, the impact her personal styles have on her management style, and it also explains how she developed the personal styles that were reveled in her LSI. The LSI results are shown on page 5.
Primary, Backup and Limiting Styles
Traya’s primary style is Achievement, with a percentile score of 99. This thinking style describes a person who has confidence in their ability to improve situations and is not afraid to take action. They are able …show more content…
Conclusion and Reflection
Traya’s primary and secondary styles are Achievement, and Self-Actualizing, respectively. By possessing Achievement personality style, she is able to have confidence in her ability to improve situations and is not afraid to take action. By possessing Self-Actualizing personality style, she has great sense of personal fulfillment and is able to enjoy living in the moment. Her limiting style is Perfectionistic. By possessing the Perfectionistic personality style, at time Traya can feel stressed because she tends to feel as if she has to be more than what she is. The LSI assessment was accurate in describing her personal styles. The development of her styles is due to her upbringing as the oldest sibling, her involvement with her church, and transition to a new school.
The LSI provided Traya the opportunity to take a closer look at within. This