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Strengths-Based Development

by Jim Clifton

What the whole world wants is a good job, and we are failing to deliver it.

Managers need to have more frequent, ongoing conversations with employees. But too many managers aren't up to the task.

Learn how to optimize employee performance at your organization.

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Building innate talents into strengths in college or at work requires practice, much like building physical strength.

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Organizations with strengths-based brands draw talented job seekers who are driven to use and develop their innate abilities.

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What do women and millennials want from the workplace? Gallup.com covered these and other hot topics in 2016.

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On-the-ground coaches help leaders, managers and employees fully develop and apply their strengths.

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Strengths initiatives come to life when workers go beyond discovering their individual strengths and form strengths communities.

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Women and men share many CliftonStrengths themes, but women rank higher in Relationship Building themes.

Every employee is talented in some way. Discovering those strengths and fitting them to a job role improves companies and leadership.

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When companies consistently talk about strengths concepts, employees use their strengths more often.

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When it comes to getting the most out of employees' strengths and unlocking their potential, managers play an essential role.

45% of female employees want to become a senior manager or leader

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When leaders make strengths-based development a priority, their companies make larger, faster strides toward strengths outcomes.

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Employees across generations have a shared need for clear expectations in the workplace.

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A Gallup study proves the business benefits of strengths-based development for employees.

Americans have lost track of the fundamentals of education. We measure grades and graduation rates, but are we measuring all of the things that we value? It's not all explained by test scores.

In Australia, less than half of students (48%) in Years 5 through 12 who were surveyed have hope for the future, according to the 2016 Gallup Student Poll.

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Key findings from Gallup's major study of companies that have implemented strengths-based management practices.

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Millennials desire opportunities to learn and grow in their jobs -- but they're struggling to find ones they think are worthwhile.