The Best of Me: Investing in Your Professional Success New!

A Gallup organization study shows that people who use their strengths every day are six times more likely to be engaged at work, 8% more productive, and 15% less likely to quit their jobs. This advanced level strengths program provides individuals the opportunity to explore their full talent profile and focus on being their best self.

You will learn to:

  • Identify your dominant talents, strengths, and values and determine how they align to your work
  • Develop plans to mitigate your weaknesses using a strengths-based approach
  • Recognize how your dominant strengths are dynamic and shape your actions and decisions
  • Determine when your talents are being productively applied and when they are not
  • Identify your biases and how they affect your work
  • Apply strategies to integrate strengths into your daily work and career

You will benefit by:

  • Developing a deeper, comprehensive understanding of your strengths using the  StrengthsFinder™ profile
  • Understanding the type of tasks that come naturally to you
  • Increasing your performance and commitment to your career
  • Creating an Individual Development Plan (IDP) to help focus your career goals
  • Being able to make more informed and strategic decisions regarding your work and career

Program Notes:

  • Participants must be aware that this is an intensive program and that there will be outside work to maximize the learning impact
  • After completion of the course, participants will be invited to a post-program strengths meet up with other program alum to reinforce the learning
  • Participants are expected to meet with their manager post-program to discuss their learning and application

Personal Coaching:

  • This course includes a one-on-one coaching session with a certified Gallup Strengths Coach

Recommended Preparation:

  • It is recommended that participants have their top five StrengthsFinder® themes from Gallup from an LPD StrengthsFinder® program or other learning equivalent. For those that have not completed a StrengthsFinder® program, accommodations will be available.

Curriculum Area

  • Career Development
  • Leadership Development


Code: LDC1823

Presenter: Ron Sober

Cost: $349

Offered by Learning & Professional Development