Strengths Finder

Rath, Tom
July 2007
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jul2007, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p18
The article discusses guidelines on discovering inner strengths of people. The Clifton Strengths Finder assessment that categorizes talents into 34 themes is designed to uncover certain key talents, patterns of thought, feelings and behavior. It also describes how much one has learned about his or her strengths. It is also stated that it is impossible to be good at everything, however, if one works with his/her talents, one can be extraordinary.


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