Personal Development Tips: 5 Ways to Develop a Stronger Personality

When people consider a person to have a good personality, it means that this person is pleasant, likeable, and interesting. People can only enhance or change their looks to some extent. However, people have the ability to improve their personalities as much as they want. Any trait that seems agreeable and fitting can be developed or integrated.

People want to be attractive to others, but it’s far more important to have a good personality. Most of the happiness and success coming into a person’s life are the outcome of how well they interact with others. A person’s character ultimately determines whether people shy away or are attracted.

Here are some ways to become happier and more outgoing by improving the personality.

1. Read More to Expand Conversations

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People become more attractive when they read and nurture their new ideas. Now that these people have more ideas and thoughts to contribute, it’s time to learn to discuss them with others. There’s no one that knows everything, so it’s refreshing to talk to others about new things. When meeting new people, there’s an opportunity to share what a person knows and exchange ideas.

2. Develop Better Listening Skills

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Listening is a skill and people should be working on to become excellent listeners. Some of the most attractive individuals in the world happen to be good at listening to others. Pay attention to the person that’s speaking. People should listen to what’s being said and allow the speaker to believe that nothing else is more important. It’s also vital to have good eye contact.

Using an interview as a way of development is a good way to practice the art of listening. The hiring managers need to be in control of these meetings so they should always be allowed to speak first. By listening and letting them be the first to speak, a sense of trust will be established.

3. Be Your Unique & Positive Self

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Nobody wants to be around someone who complains a lot, doesn’t have anything good to say, and is a negative being. People need to strive to have a positive attitude around other people. Be the kind of person that brings energy into a room. Invigorate others and look for the good in them.

4. Always Have an Opinion

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If someone doesn’t voice their views on anything, talking to them can be very tiresome. The conversation goes nowhere if there’s no way to expand on it. A person is far more stimulating and exciting when they have an opinion or point of view that’s different or uncommon. In a social situation, a person with a unique view of something allows everyone’s perspective to be expanded.

5. Be Supportive & Have Integrity

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One of the most important and enduring things people can incorporate into their personality is being supportive to others. Everybody welcomes it and loves someone who believes in them and is encouraging.

In addition to being supportive, people need to treat other with respect. There’s nothing that can improve one’s personality more than respect and integrity. That means respecting others while respecting themselves at the same time.

We all have the ability and power to re-shape our personalities whichever way we want. When we improve ourselves to be all that we want to be, we influence happiness in others as well as ourselves.

ByPatrick Cole

Patrick Cole is an entrepreneur and freelancer. He is also a contributing blogger for several websites. Patrick loves self-education and rock music.

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