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Positivity Theme

Explore Gallup's research.

Learn the definition of Positivity and how to use it to succeed. Get a detailed description of this theme made popular in StrengthsFinder 2.0.

Learn more about intrapersonal theme dynamics -- how your themes influence one another -- from Dean Jones.

Learn about your Positivity talents -- how they can help and hinder you, and how you can use them most effectively in this 2018 edition of Mastery Monday.

Find out how you can help your coaching clients navigate their ever-changing world through the lens of their talent themes.

Gain insight into the CliftonStrengths talent theme of Positivity: how to invest in it, if it's one of your dominant talents, and how to develop it in others.

Learn the value of Positivity for you as a leader or coach, and how through stability, compassion, hope and trust you can grow this theme into greatness.

Learn what characterizes those strong in Positivity, and discover the similarities and differences versus other talent themes in this 2017 Mastery Monday blog.

Learn what characterizes those strong in Futuristic, and discover the similarities and differences versus other talent themes in this 2017 Mastery Monday blog.

Learn how you, as a strengths coach, can make a difference in people's lives through helping them experience more positive moments, tailored to their strengths.

Learn what characterizes those strong in Communication, and discover the similarities and differences versus other talent themes in this 2017 Mastery Monday blog.

Learn what Positivity looks like when you use theme dynamics, and how it combines with and complements your other talent themes.

Learn how themes form the core of CliftonStrengths and how to understand and appreciate your own -- and others' -- strengths, as we focus on Positivity.

Business Journal

In an interview, Tom Rath, coauthor of How Full Is Your Bucket?, explains how negativity hurts American business -- and describes the right and wrong ways to recognize employees' good work.

Business Journal

Dietitians at St. Mary's/Duluth Clinic Health System were at a crossroads. Their team didn't have enough people and felt ignored. Their workspace was "dismal." A few were quietly threatening to resign. Here's how one manager attacked this problem and raised employee engagement from average to extraordinary -- in just a year.

Business Journal

People strong in the Positivity theme have an enthusiasm that is contagious. They are upbeat and can get others excited about what they are going to do.