We often hear about personality types and tests, especially in the workplace.
But what’s in a personality? Are our personalities permanent? Are they shaped by our experiences? How do we know personality tests are accurate?
“I’m kind of a nerd when it comes to psychology and personality, and it plays a big role in our everyday lives,” Abernathy said. “It involves everything — how you see the world, how you take in events, how you interact with other people, how you cope — so it’s important to know where you fall on the scale.”