Strengths Finder 2.0

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Gallup Press, 2007 - Business & Economics - 175 pages
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- The StrengthsFinder 2.0 book features the NEW and UPGRADED version of the StrengthsFinder program, the main selling point of current mega-bestseller Now, Discover Your Strengths (over a million copies sold).- Access to the new and upgraded StrengthsFinder program will be available exclusively through this book.DO YOU DO WHAT YOU DO BEST EVERY DAY?Chances are, you don't. From the cradle to the cubicle, we devote more time to fixing our shortcomings than to developing our strengths.To help people uncover their talents, Gallup introduced StrengthsFinder in the 2001 management book Now, Discover Your Strengths. The book ignited a global conversation, while StrengthsFinder helped millions discover their top five talents.In StrengthsFinder 2.0, Gallup unveils the new and improved version of its popular online assessment. With hundreds of strategies for applying your strengths, StrengthsFinder 2.0 will change the way you look at yourself - and the world - forever.AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY IN STRENGTHSFINDER 2.0 (using the access code included with each book):The StrengthsFinder 2.0 assessment, fine-tuned to be faster and more accurateA Strengths Discovery and Action-Planning Guide featuring: a customized version of your top five theme report; 50 Ideas for Action for building on your top five themes; and a strengths-based action plan for setting goalsAnd much more on the StrengthsFinder 2.0 website: A strengths community area; resources, activities, and discussion guides; a strengths screensaver; and a program for creating display cards of your top five themes
  

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This book provides an excellent insight into strengths. - Goodreads
Interesting book and easy to read. - Goodreads
Interesting premise. - Goodreads
Love the "Rudy" analogy in the intro. - Goodreads
Amazing insight into my 5 core strengths - Goodreads
Will defiantly be useful in resume writing. - Goodreads

Review: StrengthsFinder 2.0

User Review  - John G. - Goodreads

This is one of the more useful career assessment books I've read. As simple as it sounds, most career development books and advice does NOT encourage you to discover your talents and develop them into ... Read full review

Review: StrengthsFinder 2.0

User Review  - Katie - Goodreads

So far I think the content of this book is about as legitimate as astrology. I'm disappointed that I actually have to use it for school. The online personality assessment is in serious need of a ... Read full review

Contents

APPLYING YOUR STRENGTHS
33
Achiever
37
Activator
41
Ad apt ability
45
An alyt ical
49
Arr anger
53
Belief
57
Command
61
Harmony
109
Id eation
113
In cluder
117
Ind ividualization
121
Inp ut
125
Int ellection
129
Learn er
133
Maximizer
137

Communication
65
Competition
69
Conn ectedn ess
73
Cons ist ency
77
Cont ext
81
Deliberative
85
Developer
89
Discipline
93
Empathy
97
Focus
101
Futurist ic
105
Positivity
141
Relator
145
Resp ons ibility
149
Rest orative
153
SelfAss urance
157
Significance
161
Str ategic
165
Woo
169
VFAQVery Frequently Asked Question
173
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About the author (2007)

#1 New York Times best-selling author Tom Rath co-wrote the international bestseller How Full Is Your Bucket? He is also the author of Vital Friends: The People You Can't Afford to Live Without and StrengthsFinder 2.0 which, based on the assessment that has helped millions around the world to discover their strengths, is a Wall Street Journal and USA Today bestseller. His latest book, Strengths-Based Leadership, is a best seller also. Rath has been with The Gallup Organization for 13 years and currently leads Gallup's workplace and leadership consulting worldwide. He also serves on the board of VHL.org, an organization dedicated to cancer research and patient support. Rath earned degrees from the University of Michigan and the University of Pennsylvania.

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