“The Truth About You Video - Your Secret To Success”
There were subjects in school that you were ___________________________.
There were classes where time went by _______________________________.
There were certain situations, certain people, and certain times when you were at
Like the young boy in the story, you have something inside of you that is trying to
Marcus Buckingham’s definition of a strength is “an activity that makes you feel
Myth: As I grow older, my basic personality and core talents change.
Truth: Your talents won’t change. You can make the biggest changes by developing the talents you were born with.
Myth: Strengths are simply what I’m good at and weakness are simply what I’m bad at.
Truth: Your feelings are also an important clue to what your strengths are (Matt Borden Example)
Myth: I will grow most in my areas of weakness.
Truth: You will grow most and become successful by focusing most of your attention on your strengths. (Deficit Attention Disorder)
Myth: The best team players do whatever it takes to help their team win
Truth: You may occasionally need to work in an area of weakness. But your biggest contributions to a team or employer will come when you contribute your talent and strength.