Intro to CliftonStrengths

The key is focusing on what’s strong, not wrong.

Source: Gallup Strengths Center

CliftonStrenghts Workshop

George Mason University and Gallup have partnered to create a Strengths-based culture on our campus. To date, over 17,000 faculty, staff and students have taken the CliftonStrengths assessment (formally known as the StrengthsFinder), and have participated in hundreds of workshops/trainings to gain a deeper understanding of their results.

We are happy to share that the contract between Mason and Gallup, has been extended. In an effort to maximize this partnership, please encourage all first-year students and new colleagues to take advantage of this FREE benefit!

A Strengths-Based Campus

George Mason University and Gallup have partnered to create a Strengths-based culture on our campus. To date, over 17,000 faculty, staff and students have taken the CliftonStrengths assessment (formally known as the StrengthsFinder), and have participated in hundreds of workshops/trainings to gain a deeper understanding of their results.

We are happy to share that the contract between Mason and Gallup, has been extended. In an effort to maximize this partnership, please encourage all first-year students and new colleagues to take advantage of this FREE benefit!

One Assessment to Discover the One True You

Completing the CliftonStrengths online talent assessment is your way to:

  • Discover what you naturally do best
  • Learn how to develop your greatest talents
  • Use your customized results to live your best life

What will happen when we focus on what was right with people rather than fixating on what is wrong with them? - Don Clifton

GET STARTED WITH CLIFTONSTRENGTHS

Source: Gallup Strengths Center

Step 1: Take the Assessment

During the online assessment, you'll see 177 paired statements and choose which one best describes you.

The assessment measures your natural patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving, so when you're done you'll have discovered your talents.

(Source: Gallup Strengths Center)

Step 2: Get your Results

Discover the perfect ways to explain and understand your talents.

Your reports include your top 5 strengths and personalized insights about how they appear in your life.

(Source: Gallup Strengths Center)

Step 3: Use your Strengths

Aim your talents at anything that comes your way.

From the reports and other resources to development opportunities and the ability to help your team and your organization, use your talents to accomplish great things, no matter the situation.

(Source: Gallup Strengths Center)

Useful Links

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