Trainer Certification Programme
Date: 21 - 22 July 2016
Time: 9am - 5pm
Venue: Malaysian Institute of Management (MIM), Unit T1-L11, Tower
11 Jaya 33, No. 3 Jalan Semangat, Seksyen 13, 46200 Petaling Jaya,
Facilitator: Prof Dr Leonard Yong
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Title: Emotional Excellence in the Workplace - Leonard
Personality Inventory (LPI) Personality Profiling
Author: Dr Leonard Yong
Paperback: 280 pages
Dimensions: 6 x 9 inches
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EBOOK (digital edition)
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From the author and originator of The LEONARD Personality Inventory
(LPI) this book introduces you to the LPI and an essential
understanding of personality profiling. The LPI operates on the
premise that every individual has a personality profile. If you
accede to this premise, you may be prompted to ask yourself these
questions: “What is the LPI? How does it work? What is there for me?
Does it reveal my true self?” This book addresses the issue of how
an understanding of personality profiling within the framework of
the LPI will definitely enable you to discover and to enhance your
The LEONARD Personality Inventory (LPI) was designed by
Professor Dr. Leonard Yong (retired Professor,
Department of Counseling & Educational Psychology, University of
Malaya) to profile behavioural preferences of individuals.
The LPI related training has been used by many international
Who has used LPI successfully?
It has won recognition as a psychometric tool which has great
impact on helping delegates. LPI related training was awarded
"Top Rated" Learning Collaborators 2003/4 by Petronas
Malaysia. LPI related personality profiling was
also used to help Nestle Malaysia in the screening and mentoring
of a a nationwide youth program. Clients who have used the LPI
include Intel, Motorola, Nokia, B Braun Medical Industries,
Kuwait Petroleum Company and Saudi Arabian Company (Saudi
What is the purpose of the LPI?
The LPI is formulated based on the Five Factors Model (FFM) of
human personality. It is anchored under the Types & Traits
Theory of classical personality theories.
An individual’s personality profile can be obtained from
administration of the LPI.
The LPI has been administered to thousands of individuals from
Asia, Europe, Australia and New Zealand. The LEONARD Personality
Inventory is named after the acronym Let’s Explore
our personality based on Openness, Neutral, Analytical,
Relational and Decisive behavioural tendencies.
LPI can identify a person’s emotional orientation and locate
a person’s preferred behavioural orientations on any of the
five behavioural dimensions as stated above.
LPI yields 26 classical personality types such as
the Creative Imaginator, Neutral Expert, Analytical Thinker,
Relator and Decision-Maker. An individual’s personality can
be profiled with the use of the LEONARD Personality Software.
LPI Software is a user-friendly computer program that can be
used to determine the exact personality profile of the
individual. Based on the personality profile obtained, the
individual is given suggestions and recommendations for:
Enhancing teamwork with others
Improving leadership styles
Enhancing learning skills
Click here to view a sample of the
LEONARD Personality Inventory Report This report is computer