creativity

Constructive Conflict

Constructive Conflict

Let us cut to a team meeting during your first month of work. It is the end of a productive work day, and everyone is in a great mood. Your boss has just proposed a new idea. Your team members are on board with it, but you spot a flaw. Things have been good so far; you have managed to carry out your tasks effectively, and relate well with your co-workers. You have been a picture of competency. But your boss can be unpredictable, and even volatile at times. You want to be sure to maintain your good standing.

Defining Strengths

Defining Strengths

So What Exactly Is a Strength?

If someone were to ask you, “What are your top five strengths?”, would you know exactly what they meant by a strength? As you explore our blog, it is important that we share a common understanding of the word. A simple way of thinking about it is that a strength is the overlap between what you enjoy and what you do best. To go more in depth, we can explore one of the broadest and most widely accepted definitions...