Tips On Leadership Learned From Cincinnati Reds

October 29, 2013 by ·

I had shared this on my personal blog, Good Things Going Around, and the theme fit so well here that I wanted to share it with you here also. I also say we have to live every day with a mind open to learning because those opportunities are always... Read More

How To Use Your Strengths For Management And Life Success

October 25, 2013 by ·

Alexander Ng is a consultant with atrain in Hong Kong, a global human resources management consultancy. From time to time you will see guest posts here from him. Xander shared with me a piece he had written about a personal story of his work with a client. I gained... Read More

What Business Leaders Can Learn From Major League Baseball

October 21, 2013 by ·

Stuart Danforth, director of Positive Leadership Dynamics LLC, shares tips on how you can strengthen your team following the examples see in Major League Baseball.     Here in mid-October the Major League Baseball championship season has begun. Four of the best teams in baseball are still playing –... Read More

Tips For Building Success In The Workplace

October 17, 2013 by ·

Therese Joyce shares two examples of how VIA Strengths can improve productivity, morale and teamwork and ultimately success in the workplace. Have you ever been in a workplace where there is tension and frustration that is palpable, yet no one directly addresses these feelings?  That is, until finally it... Read More

Tips For Building Success In The Workplace

October 17, 2013 by ·

Therese Joyce shares two examples of how VIA Strengths can improve productivity, morale and teamwork and ultimately success in the workplace. Have you ever been in a workplace where there is tension and frustration that is palpable, yet no one directly addresses these feelings?  That is, until finally it... Read More

Tips For Building Success In The Workplace

October 17, 2013 by ·

Therese Joyce shares two examples of how VIA Strengths can improve productivity, morale and teamwork and ultimately success in the workplace. Have you ever been in a workplace where there is tension and frustration that is palpable, yet no one directly addresses these feelings?  That is, until finally it... Read More

Our Intermediate Course For Professionals Begins Soon!

October 8, 2013 by ·

VIA’s interactive, intermediate online course, Building Strengths: Tools for Working with Clients and Employees, begins October 23rd. Don’t miss out— the last VIA online training SOLD OUT! Learn more and register here. In this course our VIA strength experts, Dr. Ryan Niemiec and Dr. Donna Mayerson will guide you... Read More

To Maximize Your Strengths, Start An 11-Minute Habit

October 7, 2013 by ·

We want to thank Michelle McQuaid, best-selling author, workplace well-being teacher and playful change activator, for sharing this guest post.    “Now I’ve discovered my strengths, what am I meant to do with them?” is a question I’m often asked. Having used the VIA Survey to help thousands of... Read More

Why You Should Focus On Strengths In Business

September 27, 2013 by ·

We want to thank Stephen Balzac, president of 7 Steps Ahead, LLC, for allowing us to post this except from his upcoming book, Organizational Psychology for Managers. Our strengths are the things that we enjoy doing. The reason our strengths are strong is because we feel good when we... Read More

VIA Strengths Get Stronger With Exercise

September 5, 2013 by ·

Contributed by Todd Dilbeck, M.A. of Positive Sport & Performance Coaching. In my work with clients I have noticed that purposeful use of their VIA Character Strengths has had many benefits.  For one, people often times become more self-reliant as they realize that the necessary tools to deal with... Read More