Johari's Window

Personal Awareness

What is Johari's Window?

The Johari Window model is a simple and useful tool for illustrating and improving self-awareness, and mutual understanding between individuals within a group. The Johari Window model can also be used to assess and improve a group's relationship with other groups.

The Four Regions

  • OPEN - what is known by the person and by others.
  • BLIND - what is unknown by the person but known by others
  • HIDDEN - what is known by the person but unknown by others
  • UNKNOWN - what is unknown by the person and others