Developing the social aspect of your personality
THE SOCIAL ASPECT OF PERSONALITY
The personality of a person is shown by his or her pattern of habits, attitude and relationship which can be acquired by anyone through experiences as a result of the influence of environment. This social aspect of personality is important because it implies the personality can be developed, altered, or improved. THE INFLUENCE OF ENVIRONMENT IN YOUR SOCIAL BEHAVIOR
Social environment plays such an important role in determining a person’s personality that it makes a difference what a man does for a living and even where one lives. IMPORTANCE OF STUDYING SOCIAL GRACES
Knowledge of accepted social graces gives people increased self – confidence. 2.
Knowledge of good manners increases a person’s sense of security, poise and self – respect. 3.
Once you know the rules of etiquette, you will be able to know what is expected from you. 4.
Knowledge of good manners will help you do much easy what is expected from you. 5.
Knowing good manners will help you get along well with different kinds of people. ETIQUETTE – consists of a set of rules of living on our society. Etiquette is a way of treating others as you would like others to treat you with respect and thoughtfulness. BUSINESS ETIQUETTE – these are the set of certain patterns of considerate interaction when doing business of any kind business etiquette are cleared guidelines on how to act in any business situation having to do with a person’s job. SOCIAL GRACES – more popularly known as good manners and etiquette. MANNERS – are social conduct and rules of conduct. Manners are the manifestation of courteous behavior in various situations. GOOD MANNERS AT HOME
At home, we should practice the social amenities of living so that we will be used to doing them when we are in public. 2.
At home, you should have in order to create an atmosphere of mutual respect, trust and love. 3.
At home, it is very important that we treat each member of the family with love and respect. Do not take each other for granted. 4.
Every member of the family is entitled to his/her own share of privacy. 5.
Never violate the privacy of your family or relatives by opening their mails without their permission. 6.
A close door in your home should be respected. Knock and wait for the answer before entering. 7.
Every member of the family is to have the privilege of entertaining his own friends with a minimum or interference from the rest of the family. 8.
Always be courteous to elders, even to children and the house helpers. 9.
Avoid borrowing personal belongings of your parent, brothers and sisters. Ask permission if you need to do so. 10.
Wherever you wish to go, ask permission and inform your parents about your where with whom you are going. This is also for your security reason and for your safety so your parents can trace your whereabouts. 11.
Respect the feelings of your parents, brothers and sisters at all times. Obedience to do what is right is an indicator of respect. 12.
Avoid snooping or listening in to the conversation of other members of the family, either over the telephone or when one is entertaining a visitor in the house. GOOD MANNERS IN SCHOOL
Maintain good attendance record.
Report regularly and be on time for all your classes. Notify your teacher and classmates are case you cannot come to class due to some reasonable causes, like sickness or some emergency at home. 3.
Do your homework and assignment at home so you will really have enough time to prepare them well. Do not do your assignment inside the classroom while discussion is going on. 4.
Know and follow all your school rules and regulation.
Wear the prescribed uniform and ID if that is your school regulation. Wearing of uniform and proper ID is for safety precaution so that NO OUTSIDERS, who can badly influence you, can enter the school campus. Wearing of ID and the school uniform is for your protection so the...
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