Personal development consists of choices & activities that develop a person's capabilities and potential, enhance quality of life and the realization of dreams and goals.
Personal development recognises various traits
in each personality. The behaviour modification approach replaces undesirable behaviors with more desirable ones.
Practical tools & concepts that could be used for personal development may include fitness, memory training, meditation, philosophical ethics, religious concepts & morals, art, asceticism, time management, scientific knowledge, sociology, psychology,
emotional control, developing competence, non violent communication, financial control & economics, achieving autonomy & interdependence, establishing personal identity, developing purpose & integrity etc.