StrengthsFinder® Blog | Strengths School™

Using StrengthsFinder for Work - Managing My Blind Spots

Education | Personal | 8 Minutes Read

I've written about my top five strengths that were expressed in my journey as an educator in Singapore (here).  My top five strengths are Responsibility, Empathy, Relator, Restorative and Connectedness. They primarily belong to the Relationship Building dom

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Goh Qiu Ting Apr 13, 2018

Using StrengthsFinder for Work - Reflections of an Educator

Education | Personal | 11 Minutes Read

This reflection piece came about after chancing upon Teach With Your Strengths by Gallup Press and my recent discovery of my top five strengths upon completing the Gallup StrengthsFinder assessment (Responsibility, Relator, Empathy, Connectedness and ...

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Goh Qiu Ting Mar 26, 2018

What's in a Teacher? [Teachers' Day Special]

Education | 7 Minutes Read

I have always admired what teachers do. I married a teacher, and I have so many good friends who chose this vocation.

As a StrengthsFinder coach in Singapore, I also have the added privilege of working with many school leaders and teachers, conducting Strengths-based...

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Victor Seet Aug 31, 2017

DiSC vs. StrengthsFinder [A Comprehensive Guide]

Personal | Professional | Education | 17 Minutes Read

To date, over 50 million people worldwide have taken some form of the DiSC assessment.

In contrast, only 16 million have taken the Clifton StrengthsFinder 2.0 profiling test.

What’s the difference between the two tools, especially for...

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Tan Meiling Jul 19, 2017

StrengthsFinder Myth Busters: The Definitive Guide

Personal | Professional | Education | 26 Minutes Read

As a StrengthsFinder Coach, I get tons of questions that begin with, “So you mean that (insert myth here), right?” It’s time to clear all doubt on what StrengthsFinder can and cannot do – what it is and isn’t. I’ll take you through 12 myths...

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Jason Ho Apr 29, 2017

The Allure of Addiction: How Our Strengths Come Into Play

Personal | 5 Minutes Read

It was a little past 1 a.m., and I’d been out walking around my neighbourhood for 3 hours. I’d clocked over 20,000 steps on my Fitbit, and ventured into more dark alleys, desolate parking lots, and previously unexplored territories than I cared to count.

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Tan Meiling Apr 15, 2017

Growing Talent to Strength: Featuring StrengthsFinder 'Responsibility'

Personal | 7 Minutes Read

Those with Responsibility in their top 5 StrengthsFinder results take great psychological ownership for anything they commit to. They are compelled to follow these things through to completion. It is not surprising if they feel very guilty when they are not able to...

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Victor Seet Jan 26, 2017

Using StrengthsFinder for Relationships - Strengthening Marriages

Personal | 6 Minutes Read

Marriage. Could the use of StrengthsFinder possibly build and protect these vital relationships?

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Victor Seet Jul 10, 2016

Using StrengthsFinder for Work - Reflections of a Teacher

In Strengths School™, one of the key areas of influence that we seek to impact is the education sector. We believe in helping not just students but also educators live out their full potential.

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Victor Seet Apr 05, 2016

Using StrengthsFinder for Relationships - Family Conversations

Personal | 7 Minutes Read

At its core, StrengthsFinder is strongest as a relational tool. Backed by 50 years of research, it outlines the science as to why people intuitively behave in a certain way, unraveling the motivations behind a person's behavior.

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Victor Seet Mar 07, 2016

StrengthsFinder Workshop Activities - Strengths Art Wall™

Professional | Education | 4 Minutes Read

In the course of facilitating Strengthsfinder workshops for different organizations (Multi-national companies, small-medium enterprises, schools, religious groups), we discovered that one of the key ways to help people take ownership of their...

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Victor Seet Feb 22, 2016

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