Management and Personnel:
psychology of management, socionics and sociology
- journal issue 5/03

  • N 5 (5)

  • May

  • 2003


Management Tools

Bukalov A.V.

Socionics in Collective Management

Socionics implementation for scientific research collectives is shown on the example of management style by different types of informational metabolism. Working styles in 4 naturally formed stable small groups (quadras) are discussed together with character of their tasks and styles of activity.
Key words: socionics, collective management, types of informational metabolism, quadras.

Gulenko V.V.

Socionics in Personnel Management

Application of Socionics in team management for evaluation of personnel potential is described. It is demonstrated that application of socionic analysis of personalities of employees allows increasing efficiency of team management, conducting thought-out personnel policy, selecting staff correctly in order to create a harmoniously cooperating team. Several methods of determining employees' personality traits are given as examples.
Key words: management, personnel management, Socionics, people types, socionic types, Jungian type dimensions.

Career Guidance

Ovcharov A.A., Meged V.V.

Occupational Choice Test for Different Personality Types

A test determining preferable spheres of activities according to the socionic types is proposed, including lists of proposed occupations in 4 spheres of activities: technological, social, research and humanitarian. The authors describe their experience of consulting in the cases when sphere of activities chosen by their clients did not match their peculiarities determined by their psychological types.
Key words: occupational choice, occupation (profession), personality type, sphere of activities, socionics, consulting.

Socionic Methods

Bukalov A.V.

Functional Roles of Types in the Quadra and the Socion Groups

Each informational metabolism type is proved to play one of the 4 fixed functional roles: a programmer, an executor, a corrector or a coordinator. Socionic types performing equal functional roles are united unto Social Order Loops.
Key words: socionics, informational metabolism type, functional role, programmer, executor, corrector, coordinator.

Shekhter F.Ya., Kobrinskaya L.N.

Small Groups in Socionics

Experiments with 8 Reinin small groups, psychological condition and nature of interaction between members of each of the small groups are described.
Key words: socionics, small group, quadra, intertype relationships, psychological condition, communication between group members.

Augustinavichiute A.

The Socion

This article explains basic prerequisites, categories and concepts of Socionics, a science describing a system of Socion (the unity of 16 personality types), socionic nature of a human being and socionic structure of the society, different informational metabolism types of people and different forms of interactions (relationships) between them. Aspects and model of the informational metabolism (A-Model) are described.
Key words: socionics, informational metabolism type, socion, informational metabolism aspect, intertype relationships, logic, ethic, sensation, intuition.

Prilepskaya N.A.

Socionic Types in the Systems of Values

Influence of existing social systems of values on the perspectives of self-actualization, which arise in the society, as well as on the nature of interactions between personality types, are considered for representatives of different socionic types.
Key words: social and cultural phenomena, socionics, informational metabolism type, system of values, intertype relationships.

Socionic Portraits

Karpenko O.B.

The Personality of Peter the Great from the Socionic Viewpoint

Peter the Great is proved to be a representative of FL (sensory-logical extrovert) socionic type. Several historical persons of Peter's ?poque are described from the socionic viewpoint.
Key words: socionics, informational metabolism type, quadral succession, history, Russia.