StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator in Bend, Oregon
Gallup-certified StrengthsFinder training workshop facilitator, Dr. Christopher Meade, helps teams leverage their strengths to build trust, increase engagement, and cultivate stronger relationships. StrengthsFinder has become a popular tool for conducting team building at corporations around the globe.
Leverage Your Team Strengths
Based on the #1 Wall Street Journal and Business Week bestseller, the StrengthsFinder training course in Bend, Oregon helps individuals and teams understand, apply, and leverage their strengths in their respective roles and teams.
Start With Talent; End With Strength
StrengthsFinder helps individuals and teams discover, develop, and deploy their unique talents and strengths. When teams understand each other’s unique strengths and discover “what’s right with each other” rather than focusing on “what’s wrong with one another,” teams experience greater engagement, stronger alignment, and improved performance.
Gallup StrengthsFinder Training Workshop in Bend, Oregon (In-person and Virtual Offerings)
This StrengthsFinder workshop is geared to help individuals and teams discover how they can use and develop their natural strengths and talents in a way that brings out their best contribution. We focus on each participant’s Signature Strengths and how to best leverage them together as a team.
StrengthsFinder Workshop Materials and Resources
This engaging and interactive team workshop includes:
- Gallup StrengthsFinder online pre-assessment
- Personalized strengths profile for each participant
- Supplemental workshop materials
- Gallup-certified expert facilitation
- Interactive, participatory, fast-paced, fun
- Gallup’s best break-out activities, team conversations
- Customized team and department strengths map
- Follow-up materials with team and manager resources
- Admin of the entire process, start to finish
The StrengthsFinder Training Workshop in Bend, Oregon can be done in a 4-hour (half-day) onsite format or a live, 2-hour, accelerated virtual online session.
StrengthsFinder Live Virtual Online Team Option
A live virtual StrengthsFinder team training event is a cost-effective way to bring your team together and provide a world-class team-building experience. Our virtual training option enables you to continue to develop your associates remotely outside the Bend, Oregon area.
Bring Your Team Together
The virtual delivery option is perfect for smaller teams on a budget. When you participate in a live StrengthsFinder video-conferencing session, we seamlessly share Gallup Strengths content in a way that brings teams together.
Virtual Online Video-Conferencing Workshop
- The connection is quick, easy, and efficient
- Live, personal, engaging, interactive, fun
- HD video, audio, and HD screen-sharing
- Break-out rooms, team conversations and activities
- Collaborate with team members across locations in real-time
- Expand beyond a Bend, Oregon area workshop to meet the needs of today’s remote professionals
StrengthsFinder Team Workshop Takeaways:
- Gain greater self-awareness and team alignment
- Increase employee engagement and team performance
- Gain techniques to address team challenges
- Understand how to build effective team partnerships
- Transform relationships in the workplace
- Increase business productivity
- Learn how to leverage individual strengths in order to improve team results
Appreciate your prework and passion
Chris, thank you so much! It was a fun day. We had great feedback on the session for our marketing leadership team. We were all so appreciative of your prework and passion in the leadership and team StrengthsFinder event! Emily, Senior Vice President, Starbucks Marketing USA; Kyndra, Vice President, Global Marketing, Starbucks Rewards & Partnerships
Tangible. Relatable. Actionable.
It was a great session. I had almost every single leader on my team comment to that effect. I think we’re making progress on getting folks to work together and see the best in their colleagues’ actions. Today was another step on the path to making this team really hum! I thought you did a fantastic job of making our team training tangible, relatable and actionable. Thank you again for your time. Travis, Senior Vice President, ISG Sales, Global Business Operations Dell Computers EMC
StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator, Gallup-Certified, Bend, Oregon
Dr. Christopher Meade is a Gallup-Certified StrengthsFinder training workshop facilitator in Bend, Oregon. He specializes in building strong leaders and developing healthy teams. He has coached over 10,000+ people and facilitated trainings for 500+ teams and/or organizations across all industries.
A former business school dean and award-winning MBA instructor, Christopher holds a Ph.D. from the University of Idaho in Organizational Learning with a concentration in leadership. He is a recipient of the CEO Today Management Consulting Award.
Some of his clients include Apple, Nike, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, US Olympic Committee, Starbucks, NFL Detroit Lions, Salesforce, Walmart eCommerce, Johnson & Johnson, Dell, Sony PlayStation, U.S. Departments of Veteran Affairs, Treasury, Defense, and Commerce, UC Berkeley, Instagram, Citibank, Abbott Laboratories, Federal Reserve Bank, Emory University, IHG Hotels, and United Healthcare.
As an author of several books, Dr. Meade speaks regularly at leadership conferences and Gallup StrengthsFinder team training workshops and events in the Bend, Oregon area, and throughout the United States. He spends his time speaking, training, teaching, writing, and leader-building.
Bend, Oregon: The Jewel of Oregon
One of Oregon’s beautiful locations to host a conference, convention, or training event. Home to more than 80,000 residents, sits Bend, Oregon, Central Oregon’s largest city. Bend, Oregon is nestled along the Deschutes River and Cascade Mountain Range.
The Young City Bend, Oregon
Bend is a young city, most of the residents averaging 35 years old, making the city ideal for families. Like many other Pacific Northwest cities, Bend is known for stellar outdoor activities, such as mountain biking, fishing, hiking, camping, rock climbing, white-water rafting, skiing, paragliding, golfing, cycling, etc.
Tourism in Bend, OR
The city’s main industry is tourism, with others such as healthcare and social services; professional, scientific and technical services; wood products manufacturing; and recreation and transportation equipment following closely behind.
The Emphasis in Bend, Oregon Industry
The major employers in Bend, Oregon are St. Charles Medical Center, Les Schwab Tire Centers, Sunriver Resort, Mt. Bachelor, Bright Wood Corporation, IBEX Global, Wal-Mart, Bend Memorial Clinic, McDonald’s, Safeway, Fred Meyer, JELD-WEN Windows and Doors, Northview Hotel Group, Consumer Cellular, Opportunity Foundation, Black Butte Ranch, Deschutes Brewery, Central Oregon Trucking, and Bend Broadband.
Weekend Activities in the Bend, Oregon Region
If you’re able to stay a day or two before or after your conference, this city is brimming with excitement for a day trip or a weekend getaway with the family. If you’re wanting to experience something outdoors and adventurous, Bend is home to a great selection of ski resorts and the Cascade Lakes. Bend, Oregon also has so many other engaging sites to check out.
Top Brewery in Bend, Oregon Area
Make sure to hit the Deschutes Brewery, the High Desert Museum, Tower Theatre, Tumalo State Park or Pine Mountain Observatory. Trinity Episcopal Church is another great spot to see for inspiration and beautiful architecture. Also, when I’m in Bend over the weekend I try and visit Westside Church where I have some good friends who live in Bend. This is a very welcoming faith community.
Education in Bend, Oregon, and Colleges
Even though Bend may seem small, there are great universities within its borders. Central Oregon Community College and OSU- Cascades Campus of Oregon State University are two of the top universities in Bend, Oregon. Bend, Oregon is also home to the professional cross- country ski team, XC Oregon.
Conferences in Bend, Oregon, and Hotels
If you’re scheduling a conference or convention for your team or business, there are some great places to choose from that can host your event. The RiverHouse Hotel and Convention Center, Mount Bachelor Village Resort, The Oxford Hotel, Bend’s Community Center, Central Oregon Community College, and Pilot Butte Event Center are some of the highly-rated event centers used for conventions and conferences.
Gallup-certified StrengthsFinder trainer, Dr. Chris Meade, leads StrengthsFinder training sessions and Workshops in Bend, Oregon.