Lead With Your Strengths And Harness Your Potential

Learn to identify and capitalize on your natural talents to reach your greatest potential using the StrengthsFinder.
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About This Course

Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Lead with your strengths. Reach your greatest potential by learning to identify and capitalize on the talents and abilities that make you unique.

Become expertly skilled at understanding, discovering, communicating, and applying your natural talents.

  • Understand your incredibly powerful talents
  • Discover how you should use your talents to be more effective
  • Communicate your talents with confidence
  • Apply your talents for success


People who do focus on their strengths every day are more engaged and more productive.

You will learn the fundamentals of strengths-based development that will give your life a new perspective. Shine a spotlight on the talents that make you...you.

“Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you.” --Dr. Seuss

Content and Overview

In over 9 hours of content and exercises, this course covers the essential topics to help you maximize your natural talents. We also provide links to additional resources for each of the 34 StrengthsFinder themes, so you have everything you need based on your individual results.

This course covers the importance of strengths-based development using the StrengthsFinder assessment. We know that everyone possesses a unique set of talents and strengths. However, It's not enough to simply understand that you are unique. The truly great individuals learn how to capitalize on these differences.

Based on more than four decades of research, the Clifton StrengthsFinder® is the greatest tool for helping people find the source of their natural talents. However, simply taking the assessment is not enough.

That’s why we created this course. Our process was designed to efficiently lead you down a path of self-discovery and to help you truly unlock your greatest potential.

Upon completion, you will be expertly skilled at understanding, discovering, communicating, and applying your natural talents.

To take this course, you will need to take the StrengthsFinder assessment. The cost for the assessment is $15, and it is not included in this course.

As well as the Udemy 30 day guarantee, you have my personal promise that you will be delighted by what you'll learn in this course.

This is an introductory price for this course, and the price will increase on December 14th at 4pm eastern time.

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What are the requirements?

  • There is no prerequisite knowledge needed to take this course.
  • However, you will need to take the StrengthsFinder assessment, if you haven't already done so.
  • The assessment costs $15, and the cost is not included in this course.
  • In one of the lectures, we will show you how to take the assessment.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • A 26-page workbook with over 8 hours of exercises and activities
  • Links to additional resources for each of the 34 StrengthsFinder themes
  • Find success using your natural talents and strengths
  • Understand your natural talents
  • Understand the situations when your talents show up as weaknesses
  • Discover how you are currently using your talents...and how you should be using them to be more effective
  • Learn to communicate your talents effectively
  • Apply your talents to reach your greatest potential

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone who wants to identify and capitalize on their natural talents and strengths to be more successful.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Quick Introduction....then let's get started!
02:57

Welcome to the course!

By the end of this course, you will become expertly skilled at:

  • Understanding
  • Discovering
  • Communicating
  • and Applying your natural talents.

In order to get the most out of this course:

  • Follow each lecture in order.
  • Download the workbook in the next lecture.
  • Take your time through this course, and don't blow right through.
Get Your Workbook Here
27 pages
Section 2: Take the StrengthsFinder Assessment
02:09

For those of you that already taken the StrengthsFinder assessment, feel free to skip this lecture.

For everyone else, here is our most important advice before you take the assessment. Most importantly, remember this is not a test, and there are no wrong answer. Be Yourself!

Take the StrengthsFinder Assessment (exercise)
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Section 3: Understanding Your Talents (and Your Results)
Section Overview & Recommended Schedule
Article
02:32

The StrengthsFinder assessment measures your talents. It ranks them based on 34 themes which are defined as the basic language of talent.

We start our course by getting familiar with this report because the Signature Themes Report provides the basic definition or your Top 5 themes.

02:57

Let's take a deeper dive into the StrengthFinder assessment and your results. At the end of this lecture, answer the questions in your workbook.

Section 4: Discovering Your Talents
Section Overview & Recommended Schedule
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02:46

Oftentimes, our talents are so naturally that we don’t even notice them in our day- to-day actions. Or perhaps we simply take them for granted. Can you spot your Top 5 themes in some recent situations?

Section 5: Communicating Your Talents
Section Overview & Recommended Schedule
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02:34

Understanding your talents and discovering how you use them are important. However, the ability to successfully communicate your talents is extremely important.

Section 6: More Understanding, Discovering, and Communicating
Section Overview & Recommended Schedule
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03:20

Now that you have a solid understanding of your Signature Themes Report. Let's take a look at your highly customized Strengths Insight and Action-Planning Guide.

02:35

During the research performed by Gallup, they identified that there is an infinite number of talents. However, they combined them based on the common threads among them. This formed 34 themes.

The common threads did not end there. They took those 34 themes and combinded them into four theme domains.

What is your strongest domain?

02:42

Each of the 34 themes come with a dark-side. These are called barrier labels, and they describe when a talent is devalued and dismissed as a weakness.

02:04

Now that we know what an un-developed theme looks like, let's focus on a fully-developed theme. What is your personal mission statement for each theme?

Section 7: Applying Your Talents and Strengths
Section Overview & Recommended Schedule
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03:14

You are now expertly skilled at understanding and discovering your talents. You should also feel pretty confident in your ability to communicate your talents.

Now, it's time to communicate them with your boss. This discussion should put you in a position to use your natural talents more often.

03:21

Talent x Investment = Strength

Can you identify the activities where you provide consistent, near-perfect performance?

02:21

By now, you should be able to see the true potential of your talents. However, potential alone will not make you successful.

What will you do with your talents? How will you spend your time?

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Instructor Biography

Dan Fratantoro, Founder of StrengthsBase, StrengthsFinder Expert

Dan believes that everyone brings a unique set of talents and strengths.

However, it's not enough to simply understand that everyone is different. The truly great organizations, teams, and individuals learn how to capitalize on these differences.

Based on more than four decades of research, the Clifton StrengthsFinder® is the greatest tool for helping people find the source of their natural talents. However, simply taking the assessment is not enough.

That’s why I created StrengthsBase, and this course on Udemy.

This course was designed to efficiently lead you down a path of self-discovery and to help you truly unlock your greatest potential.

Studies have shown that individuals who focus on their strengths are 6x more likely to be engaged in their careers.

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