trait theory

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The measurement of consistent patterns of habit in an individual's behavior, thoughts, and emotions. The theory is based on the stability of traits over time, how they differ from other individuals, and how the will influence human behavior.

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The trait theory gave us some psychological insight into the behavior of the consumers in that region which we forwarded to our marketing team.
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I noticed my brother was studying me closely lately and I thought he might have been thinking about trait theory and seeing if I had any habits.
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You should try to figure out each employees trait theory so that you can give them the right jobs for them.
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