On-site and Virtual Team Options | Gallup-Certified | Irvine, California

StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator Irvine, California2020-05-31T00:33:37+00:00

StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator Irvine, California

On-site and Virtual Team Options | Gallup-Certified | Irvine, California

Strengths-Finder

StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator in Irvine, California

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 Irvine, California 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 Irvine, California (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 Irvine, California 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 Irvine, California 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 an Irvine, CA 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

StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Chris Meade


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, Irvine, California

Dr. Christopher Meade is a Gallup-Certified StrengthsFinder training workshop facilitator in Irvine, California. 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 Irvine, California area, and throughout the United States. He spends his time speaking, training, teaching, writing, and leader-building.

Gallup Strengths Coach Chris Meade


Irvine, California: “The Master-Planned City”

The 85th largest city in the country, Irvine, California, is also one of the wealthiest and comfortable U.S. summer spots. The population is close to 270,000 with females (51.2%) eclipsing their male counterparts in numbers.

Best Places to Live in Irvine, California

This master-planned city consistently ranks as one of the best American places to live. Therefore, it is not a surprise that people flock to Irvine, CA; it offers high-value jobs, spectacular educational institutions, and a swift 10-mile jaunt to the coast.

The median age is close to 35, with white (50.5%) and non-Hispanic people (45%) constituting the most significant demographic cohort. Also, the median household income touching $98k is significantly higher than California’s average of $67,739.

Interesting City Facts of Irvine, CA

The Orange County city offers its dwellers and visitors a spread of 19 Community Parks, 39 Neighborhood Parks, 81 Athletic Fields as well as 155 acres of sports fields. Courtesy The Traffic Research and Control Center and digital interventions traffic lights in Irvine, CA are managed according to the volume of automobiles at any given time.

National recognition is bestowed upon Irvine, CA in acknowledgment of its enduring commitment to better the environment. The city of Irvine, CA is ranked among the top U.S. bicycling cities with 71.6 km of mountain bike trails, as well as 454 km of on-road bicycle lanes.

Businesses Landscape in Irvine, California

More than 21,000 businesses relish success in Irvine, CA, where the technology sector is the rockstar of the local economy. Also, the city’s business-conducive environment and scenic locales attract big movie producers for Hollywood motion pictures. The two prominent business centers – Irvine Spectrum and Irvine Business Complex – alone accommodate more than 150k jobs.

Top Businesses in Irvine, California Area

The top-ranked businesses in the city are The University of California, Blizzard Entertainment Inc., Irvine Unified School District, Broadcom Corp., Edwards Lifesciences Corp., Verizon Wireless, Kaiser Permanente Hospital, Parker Hannifin, Glidewell Laboratories, and 24 Hour Fitness. We have trained many leaders and managers in the Irvine, CA area with StrengthsFinder 2.0 team training events and other team-building events.

Top Places To Work In Irvine, CA Region

In light of their progressive work culture and core values, some of the top places to work in Irvine are Network Capital, CyberCoders, HCP, Inc., Hyundai Capital, Sage, Kelley Blue Book, Advantage Solutions, Kofax, Masimo, Taco Bell, and Pacific Dental Services.

Alternatively, the companies that are swiftly letting themselves known in the market are Kareo, Clearpath Lending, Spireon, Avetta, Mopro, Insight Global, BrandRep, First Direct Lending, Auction.com, and Mavenlink.

Education in Irvine, California, and Its Universities

This Orange County city is home to many higher education institutions including the University of California, Concordia University, Irvine (UCI), the Orange County Center of the University of Southern California (USC), Irvine Valley College, Brandman University, University of La Verne, Stanbridge University, Pepperdine University, alongside campuses of California State University Fullerton (CSUF).

The youngest member of the revered Association of American Universities, University of California, Irvine, CA also featured in several motion pictures including Ocean’s Eleven.

Many Irvine colleges and university career centers and business classes use StrengthsFinder 2.0 in their course material as well as StrengthsFinder team training events for staff at a team-building event. Most MBA programs today use Gallup’s StrengthsFinder and Strengths-based leadership in their programs.

Entertainment in Irvine, CA, and Hotels

Food in Irvine carries the quintessential Californian taste and makes farm-to-table dining a popular option. It is admissible to check out city gems such as BCD Tofu House, Bistango, 85 Bakery Café, or Houston’s. Due to its diversified demographic, Irvine, CA offers a broad range of international cuisine ranging from Chile and Vietnam to India and Thailand.

As far as accommodation is concerned, the best value hotels in the city are Residence Inn Irvine Spectrum, Hilton Irvine/Orange County Airport, and Irvine Marriott. Also, Irvine, CA got five major shopping venues including the ultra-popular Fashion Island and Irvine Spectrum Center. Lastly, some of the most renowned comedians ply their funny trade at Irvine Improv Comedy Club.

StrengthsFinder trainer, Dr. Christopher Meade, facilitates the Gallup StrengthsFinder 2.0 team training workshops in the Irvine, California area as well as the certified Gallup Strengths-based leadership and management StrengthsFinder training workshops.