StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator in Portland, 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 Portland, 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 Portland, 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 Portland, 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 Portland, 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 Portland, 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, Portland, Oregon
Dr. Christopher Meade is a Gallup-Certified StrengthsFinder training workshop facilitator in Portland, 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 Portland, Oregon area, and throughout the United States. He spends his time speaking, training, teaching, writing, and leader-building.
Portland Oregon: The City of Roses and known by its locals as P-Town.
Portland Oregon is truly a one-of-a-kind conference and convention city. With a population of approximately 590,000, Portland (or Rose City) is Oregon’s largest city and the third most populous city in the Pacific Northwest United States. If you take into consideration the Portland metro area, the population grows to roughly 2.2 million people. Not only is Portland, Oregon, a world leader in “all things green” and provides some good tax benefits for it, but it’s also the home to a plethora of artists, musicians, activists, leaders, change-agents, and entrepreneurs of all kinds.
Business in Portland, Oregon
Although Portland is home to many fabulous small and mid-sized businesses, it’s largest employers include Nike, Intel, the Federal Government, Oregon Health and Science University, Providence Health System, Alaska Airlines, Kaiser Permanente, Lam Research, U.S. Bank, Mentor Graphics, and Daimler Trucks North America.
Small Business in Portland, Oregon, Blossoming Everywhere
I also have some friends who lead some of Portland’s most dynamic small businesses which include Watson Creative, LGI International, and Evanta. Some of the best places to work in Portland, Oregon are Autodesk, Ruby Receptionists, Health Solutions, The Oregon Clinic, Vigor, International School, Leviton, Levy, Lifeworks, Columbia Bank, Homestreet Bank, Mercy Corps, and Bon Appetit. Portland, Oregon is a city of thriving businesses, innovative entrepreneurs, lots of business start-ups, and leaders who are cause and mission-driven.
StrengthsFinder Training in Portland, Oregon companies
StrengthsFinder training is used in many businesses as a corporate training event, professional development module, and talent management strategy of keeping and developing their employees.
Local Hospitality in the Portland area
Portland is filled with many local restaurants, custom breweries, and fabulous hotels throughout the metro areas. The major conference facilities include the Oregon Convention Center, Courtyard by Marriott Portland Downtown Conference Center, and the World Forestry Convention Center to name a few.
Best Brewing in Portland, OR
Some of the most popular breweries are: BridgePort is Oregon’s oldest craft brewery, Hair of the Dog, Barley Brown’s Full Sail Brewing Company, Widmer Brothers, and Deschutes Brewery. Some of our famous restaurants include Andina’s, Pok Pok, Higgins, Langbaan, Castagna’s, Ned Ludd, Tasty’N Sons, Ava Gene’s, Bollywood Theater, Toro Bravo, Sweedeedee’s, le Pigeon, Natural Selection, and of course, Portland City Grill.
Education in Portland and Its Universities
My wife and I live in Portland, Oregon, and absolutely love being a part of this city. It’s filled with great people, several fabulous universities which include: George Fox University, The University of Portland, Portland State University, Oregon Health & Science University, Lewis and Clark College, Reed College, Warner Pacific College, and Concordia University.
StrengthsFinder Embedded in Portland, OR Student Programs
StrengthsFinder assessment and training are taking place in many of our local universities and colleges helping students discover their talents. I have a passion to help young leaders and students in the Portland area discover and develop their strengths.
The Beautiful Outdoors in the Portland, Oregon Region
The weather in Portland, Oregon, is temperate and the landscape is well watered and green! The ocean is a little over one hour going one direction, snow-capped Mt. Hood in another, Multnomah Falls up the road, and the Columbia River across town. If you have time while on Business in Portland, grab a donut at Voodoo Donuts and a cup of coffee down the street at that largest used book store in the world, Powell’s Books. There is something for everyone here in Portland, Oregon.
Gallup-certified StrengthsFinder trainer, Dr. Christopher Meade, leads and facilitates StrengthsFinder training sessions and workshops in Portland, Oregon.