”The qualities built into an individual’s life that determine his or her response, regardless of circumstances”

Individual personal accountability or lack there of is a common challenge that organizations encounter on a daily basis. The basis for this is that some  people lack personal integrity. Below are 28 character qualities that a person needs to have personal integrity.

1-Alertness vs Carelessness

Being aware of what is taking place around me so I can have the right responses

2-Availability vs Self-Centeredness

Making my own schedule and priorities secondary to the wishes of those I serve

3-Benevolence vs Selfishness

Giving to others’ basic needs without having as my motive personal reward

4-Boldness vs Fearfulness

Confidence that what I have to say is true, right and just

5-Compassion vs Indifference

Investing whatever is necessary to heal the hurts of others

6-Contentment vs Covetousness

Realizing that true happiness does not depend on material conditions

7-Creativity vs Underachievement

Approaching a need, a task, or an idea from a new perspective

8-Decisiveness vs Procrastination

The ability to recognize key factors and finalize difficult decisions

9-Dependability vs Inconsistency

Fulfilling what I consented to do, even if it means unexpected sacrifice

10-Determination vs Faintheartedness

Purposing to accomplish right goals at the right time, regardless of the opposition

11-Diligence vs Slothfulness

Investing my time and energy to complete each task assigned to me

12-Enthusiasm vs Apathy

Expressing joy in each task as I give it my best effort

13-Flexibility vs Resistance

Willingness to change plans or ideas without getting upset

14-Forgiveness vs Rejection

Clearing the record of those who have wronged me and not holding a grudge

15-Generosity vs Stinginess

Carefully managing my resources so I can freely give to those in need

16-Honor vs Disrespect

Respecting others because of the higher authorities they represent

17-Humility vs Arrogance

Acknowledging that achievement results from the investment of others in my life

18-Initiative vs Idleness

Recognizing and doing what needs to be done before I am asked to do it

19-Joyfulness vs Self-Pity

Maintaining a good attitude, even when faced with unpleasant conditions

20-Loyalty vs Unfaithfulness

Using difficult times to demonstrate my commitment to those I serve

21-Obedience vs Willfulness

Quickly and cheerfully carrying out the direction of those who are responsible for me

22-Punctuality vs Tardiness

Showing esteem for others by doing the right thing at the right time

23-Resourcefulness vs Wastefulness

Finding practical uses for that which others would overlook and discard

24-Responsibility vs Unreliability

Knowing and doing what is expected of me

25-Self-Control vs Self-Indulgence

Rejecting wrong desires and doing what is right

26-Sincerity vs Hypocrisy

Eagerness to do what is right with transparent motives

27-Truthfulness vs Deception

Earning future trust by accurately reporting past facts

28-Wisdom vs Foolishness

Seeing and responding to life situations from a perspective that transcends my current circumstances

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