Holland’s devotion to creativity, integrity, empirical evidence, and vocational psychology helped him revealed six personality types of the individual worker. Holland’s theory of personalities states that most persons can be categorized as one of the six types: Realistic, Investigative, Artistic, Social, Enterprising, or Conventional. Below are the descriptors associated with Artists.
Traits: Aloof, Artistic, Broad Interests, Careless, Disorderly, Dreamy, Idealistic, Imaginative, Intellectual, Introspective, Intuitive, Not Conforming, Original, Radical, Rebellious, Sensitive, Sophisticated, Unconventional, Unusual, Verbal, Witty, Complicated, Power-seeking
Stereotypes of Types: Creative, Imaginative, Talented, Expressive, Sensitive, Interesting, Unconventional, Temperamental
Inventory of Scales: Open, Nonconforming, Feminine, Introverted, Original, Expressive
Values: Self-expression, World of Beauty, Equality, Imaginative, Courageous, Obedient, Capable, Responsible, Logical
Life Goals: Becoming Famous in Performing Arts, Publishing stories, Original Painting, Instrumental Musician or Singer, Musical Composition Played or Published
Aptitudes and Competencies: Musical talents, Art judgment, Spatial visual, Art Competencies, Foreign Language Competencies, Artistic Ability
Greatest Ability Lies in Area of: Arts
Identify with: Artists
What do you think of these descriptors?