June 2014 - Strengths Partnership

Murray-esmo, softening the Scot?

30 Jun 2014

A look back through Andy Murray’s previous coaches shows us the significant journey he has been on over the years. With Brad Gilbert being hired to help turn Andy Murray into a physical powerhouse, and the directive Czech-born American, Ivan Lendl, to uncover that ruthless streak that helped Ivan himself become a multiple Grand Slam champion

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Escape the Corporate Straightjacket

19 Jun 2014

Too many companies straightjacket their people from the moment they join the organisation – they smother them with policies, procedures and prescribed ways of behaving and doing things which stifle the very strengths, ideas and skills they were hired for in the first place.

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Strengthscope® – changing cultures

09 Jun 2014

At Strengths Partnership, we are often asked how our online strengths assessment system, Strengthscope®, differs from other profiling tools available on the market today. Specifically, these include the Myers Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®), Insights®, Saville Consulting Wave®, Strengths Deployment Inventory (SDI®), although we are also asked about differences with other tools

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Making change less painful using a strengths-based approach

02 Jun 2014

I have been working in the field of OD and culture change as an external consultant for almost 20 years. In that time, I have supported a number of well-known organisations through significant change, including the UK’s Royal Air Force, Orange (as once was), Police Service Northern Ireland, Crossrail, BAE Systems, Johnson Service Group, South East Water, Edmund Nuttall, Affinity Sutton and many others

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