BENEFITS OF PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT TRAINING
Success starts with the proper mindset and good personality helps. The modern competition from ASEAN and globalization pose a very high competition level for Thai students. Personality development and improvement is increasing significance for these students to have a starting level of employment both in domestic and international career. Personality development is one of the key successes to have a career in ASEAN and globalization. Suan Sunandha Rajabhat Univerity students are offered with a great opportunity to learn about the important of personality development. The objectives of this study were to investigate students’ personality development as well as to offer ways to find the ways that students would continue their process at home after finishing the training. This survey research study employed both quantitative and qualitative research technique in order to offer the findings and suggestions for the research questions and research objectives. A total of 100 students who were in the personality trainings at the first quarter of the year 2018 was interviewed via English questionnaire. Data collection was conducted with questionnaire to elicit their data, opinions, and comments. About ten students who were in training sessions was chosen for an in-depth interview to gain more information of how to improve both the process of training and the outcome of training. Statistical description and analysis were performed by using both SPSS program and Excel program. Percentage, mean, and standard deviation, t-test and ANOVA were used for data analysis and generated results. The findings of the study reveal some significant facts that there were remarkable personality and confident improvement of these students who participate in the training. The personality improvement of students included high level of optimistic, pay more attention of their dress and their postures, learn more important social skills, and maintain high self-esteem.