| Published: March 15, 2018
Exploration of Big Five Personality Factors among Employees of the Beverage Industry
The objective was to explore the BIG 5 factors amongst the middle level executives in the Beverage Industry. Motivation for the research came from the understanding that working professionals exhibit different personality traits and how these different personality traits can affect the culture and efficiency of the workplace. An exploratory research design was used. Survey method was conducted among 50 employees in the beverage industry. The measuring instruments included BIG 5 Personality Inventory. The five factors have been described as- Openness to Experience, Conscientiousness, Extroversion, Agreeableness and Neuroticism. This research contributes to the knowledge that organizations must acknowledge different personality types at the workplace and must help the people adapt to the workplace in order to limit their conflicts.
This is an Open Access Research distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any Medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
2018 © Bhasin H
Received: February 05, 2018; Revision Received: March 10, 2018; Accepted: March 15, 2018
Published in Volume 06, Issue 1, January-March, 2018