Johari's Window

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Johari's Window

"Oh would some Power the giftie give us

To see ourselves as others see us!

˜It would from many a blunder free us,

And foolish notion. 

~ Robert Burns

The lyrics of "Man in the Mirror  sung by Michael Jackson, written to examine how one can make a difference, but a closer look into the concept of self- awareness really starts with the age-old question, "Who am I? 

Johari's Window is based on the principle that of all the things about us that exist can be found through positive and honest information. The theory consists of four windowpanes. This visual is monumental in grasping the true message of observation and trust, or does it?

Johari's first pane, "the arena,  embraces the notion that if I tell you about me and you tell me about you, this shared information is the basis for all our mutual dealings with each other. This comfort zone provides effective communication, by trusting, understanding and confronting issues "the

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