Social Performer (Self-Monitoring)


Here are a number of statements that may or may not apply to you. For each statement, select the response that best applies to you. Do not spend too long deliberating about your responses: if in doubt, choose the option that immediately seems most appropriate.

Disagree Strongly Disagree Moderately Disagree a Little Agree a Little Agree Moderately Agree Strongly
1 2 3 4 5 6
1 - Disagree Strongly
2 - Disagree Moderatley
3 - Disagree a Little
4 - Agree a Little
5 - Agree Moderately
6 - Agree Strongly
Statement 1 2 3 4 5 6
In a group of people I am rarely the center of attention.
I'm not always the person I appear to be.
At a party I let others keep the jokes and stories going.
I can look anyone in the eye and tell a lie with a straight face (if for a right end).
I have considered being an entertainer.
I guess I put on a show to impress or entertain others.
I may deceive people by being friendly when I really dislike them.
I can make impromptu speeches even on topics about which I have almost no information.
I am not particularly good at making other people like me.
I find it hard to imitate the behaviour of other people.
I have never been good at games like charades or improvisational acting.
I have trouble changing my behaviour to suit different people and different situations.
I would not change my opinions (or the way I do things) in order to please someone or win their favour.
I would probably make a good actor.
I feel a bit awkward in public and do not show up quite as well as I should.
At parties and social gatherings, I do not attempt to do or say things that others will like.
In different situations and with different people, I often act like very different persons.
I can only argue for ideas which I already believe.