There is a good person inside each and everyone. Sometimes, other people’s personalities are masked by their arrogance or selfishness, which is why it is all that others see. Fortunately, a certain circumstance or situation can lead to a personality change. People can change for the better if they so desire. It may take time and extreme effort but it can be done. Personality development is evolving, just as change is constant. There is always room for improvement, personality included. You might consider these personality development goals for yourself. All these are geared towards improving your life. Evaluate your Character and get rid of Bad Habits This goal is easier said than done. It can be hard to get rid of bad habits because they have been ingrained deep in your personality. But if you stop and take stock of your life, you can actually do something to change it. Getting rid of bad habits will improve you as a person. In turn, your life will be improved for the better. You can try to rid yourself of the habit of being always late, for example. It is rude to let other people wait for you. You are wasting their precious time by not showing up on time. To change that, you can try to wake up earlier. And you might try sleeping earlier so you won’t have to wake up late. Communicating Well Despite the fact that people talk to each other every day, communication is still hampered. There are times when people fail to express their real feelings to others. If you think of really successful people, you will realize they know how to talk well. They are persuasive and charming and can sway people to believe in what they are saying. If you are a bit shy, learn how to communicate better. Learn to look people in the eye during a conversation. But more importantly, become a good listener. You must also learn to empathize. When you relate to what people are saying they become interested what you have to say. Being courteous should never be forgotten. Being polite and minding your manners counts. Be updated and knowledgeable, it is very valuable when communicating with others. Learn to Adapt Any person will encounter all types of situations in his lifetime. Some are favorable while others may be unfavorable or unpleasant. The same goes for people. There will always be people you will not like or approve of. But that does not mean you have to avoid them. A person with great personality is able to deal with anything. He can adjust his behavior to anyone, anytime and anywhere. No one can live alone, so you must learn to survive with others. And because not everyone has the same personality as yours, there will times when ideas and characters will clash. In that case, you can be the bigger person and give in. The development of your personality depends on your attitude and outlook in life. You can work on improving your personality by looking inside of you and become aware of your potential. You can and will become a better person if you work hard on it.