The Art of Strengths Coaching

P is for The Positive Team Approach

Imagine that you lead a team. You will obviously do this in your own way. Here are some ideas, however, that you can use to build a positive team in which people work well Read more

S is for Sages Who Are Both Skipping And Serious  

Some sages seem to be skipping with joy and yet can also be serious. As they get older, they seem more able to have a sense of perspective about life.

They can be a Read more

E is for Eager Beavers

There are many models for building fine teams. Many emphasise the importance of leaders communicating a compelling mission. But then it is vital to have people who get the work done.

Great teams Read more

S is for Satisfying Work That Is Stimulating And Stretching rather than Straining Or Requires Surgery  

There are many ways to do satisfying work. One approach is to do things that are stimulating and stretching.

Looking at your own life, what do you to do experience these feelings? You may Read more

S is for Developing In A Stimulating, Steady Or Step Change Way  

There are many ways to develop. This article explores the following approaches.

The Stimulating Way

You can develop by doing something you find stimulating. You may aim to follow a passion, learn Read more

E is for Focusing On Enjoyment, Enterprise and Excellence  

There are many models for doing fine work. One approach is to focus on enjoyment, enterprise and excellence. Looking back, when have you gone through these steps in your own way?

You may Read more

F is for The Flowing Life

There are many ways to live life. One approach is to aim to flow rather than fear. It is to follow a framework in which you can flow, focus, finish and, as a by-product, Read more

C is for Balancing Creativity, Continuous Development And Contentment

There are many ways to do fine work. One approach is to learn to balance creativity, continuous development and contentment.

This can be a hard circle to learn, particularly if a person is driven. Read more

W is for Helping A Person By Sharing What Works  

Imagine that somebody has asked for your help as a mentor. You will probably begin preparing properly for the session. It will be important clarify what is happening in the person’s world and how Read more

D is for Drive, Decision Making, Discipline, Daring And Delivery

There are many ways to do fine work. One approach is to focus on a specific activity where you score highly on drive, decision making, discipline, daring and delivery.

Drive: You have a strong Read more