The Art of Strengths Coaching

T is for Being A Trusted Advisor

There are many ways to help people. One approach is to be a good trusted advisor. This article is based on the workshops I run for organisations that want their people to act Read more

P is for The Positive Approach To Focusing On Your Purpose, Principles And Picture Of Success

There are many ways to live life. The positive approach starts by choosing to have a positive attitude. It then involves focusing on your purpose, principles and picture of success.

People who take this Read more

D is for The Desire And Discipline To Deliver The Desired Results rather than Be Distracted By Dramas  

Great workers demonstrate the drive and discipline required to deliver the desired results. They do not get distracted by dramas.

They buy time to think when faced by situations that could potentially derail their Read more

D is for Diving Deeply, Decompressing And Diving Deeply Again  

Different people work in different ways. One approach is for them to dive deeply and immerse themselves in the task. Becoming fully absorbed can be deeply rewarding, but at some stage they may need Read more

S is for Satisfying Work, Service And Success  

There are many ways to do fine work. One approach is for a person to do satisfying work, serve something greater than themselves and deliver success. Pursuing these principles can be enjoyable and sometimes Read more

D is for Developing By Choosing To Pursue A Certain Direction And Delivering Certain Results  

There are many views about how people develop. One view starts with the old maxim that: ‘The learner learns what the learner wants to learn’. It continues with the view that:

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S is for Speed, Stamina And Success

Great workers pursue their chosen strategy and also pay attention to another dimension. They aim to do things at the right speed when implementing their strategy.

Sometimes this means going relatively slowly; sometimes Read more

B is for Doing Your Best Because You Believe Every Day Is A Bonus

There are many ways to live life. One approach is to do your best because you believe every day is a bonus. You may then aim to enjoy life, encourage other people and make Read more

S is for The Super Teams Approach

There are many models for building great teams. The super teams approach aims to create a positive environment in which motivated people can achieve peak performance.

Super teams believe that people work best if Read more

E is for Doing Work That Is Enjoyable, Effective And Exceptional

Imagine that you want to do exceptional work. How can you build on your strengths and achieve your picture of success?

One approach is to focus on the following themes. You will, of Read more