May 2012 - Strengths Partnership

The Pursuit of Excellence – Lessons from Olympic Athletes #1: Aspiration

29 May 2012

With the 2012 Olympics knocking loudly on our door, many world class athletes from past and present are coming into view, bringing their learnings from a life in pursuit of excellence into the public eye and, in some cases, into a business context. So what can we learn from these people who have truly mastered their chosen area of sporting endeavour

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The Yin-Yang of Talent Development

09 May 2012

In Asian philosophy, the concept of yin yang is used to describe how “seemingly contrary forces are interconnected and interdependent in the natural world, and how they give rise to each other in turn” (Wiki, 2012). The central idea is that Yin Yang are not opposing forces, but complementary opposites that interact within a greater whole to give it strength and balance

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Strengthscope™ accreditation is now running in Dublin, Ireland!

08 May 2012

Dublin saw its first Strengthscope™ accreditation training take place on 1st May 2012. The event was run by Alex Kotsos, an experienced consultant who joined forces with Strengths Partnership in January 2012 to bring Strengthscope™, a world leading strengths assessment suite, and pragmatic strengths-based assessment and development solutions to Ireland

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Global expansion: Strengthscope™ reaches South Africa

02 May 2012

As part of Strengths Partnership’s expansion into South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa, James Brook was recently in Cape Town and Johannesburg where he facilitated the accreditation training of Strengthscope™ for 20 psychologists and psychometrists from the JvR Group

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