StrengthsFinder® Training in Sacramento, California – Team Building
Gallup-Certified StrengthsFinder Facilitator-- Chris Meade, PhD
StrengthsFinder 2.0 has become a popular tool for conducting team building at corporations and non-profit organizations around the globe. The #1 Wall Street Journal and Business Week bestseller, the StrengthsFinder training seminar helps individuals and teams understand, apply, and integrate their strengths into their respective roles. StrengthsFinder 2.0 helps individuals and teams discover their unique talents for greater team engagement, performance, and improved business outcomes. More than 12 million people have taken StrengthsFinder around the world.
StrengthsFinder Workshop Takeaways:
- Gain greater self-awareness and team alignment
- Increase employee engagement and business productivity
- Gain techniques to address team challenges
- Understand how to build effective team partnerships
- Transform relationships in the workplace
- Increase individual and team performance
- Use strengths to improve results and reach goals
- Experience an energizing and fun session
StrengthsFinder Team Workshop in Sacramento, California:
This interactive StrengthsFinder workshop is an excellent supplemental professional development program for your organization, work-team, staff retreat or corporate team-building event. The StrengthsFinder 2.0 training seminar can be presented in a 2 hour, half-day (3-4 hour) or full-day (7-8 hour) block of time and can be conducted at your organization, a Sacramento area hotel, or offsite.
Two StrengthsFinder Workshops:
(1) Engaging Employees & Teams Through Strengths
A half-day (3-4 hour) training experience is offered and geared to help employees discover how they can use and develop their natural strengths and talents to bring out their best contribution to the organization as an individual, a team member, and/or team leader. We focus in on each participant’s Top 5 Signature Strengths as we cover all 34 talents. We also look at how to work more effectively as a team as we profile team strengths within your unique organization. A customized team talent map and supplemental materials are provided.
(2) Developing Strengths-Based Managers & Teams
A full-day (7-8 hour) training experience is offered for managers and supervisors. Your managers will first discover and unlock the potential of their own talents and strengths and then learn how to use their strengths to manage, develop, coach and motivate strengths-based teams. Managers and supervisors learn The 4 Keys of Great Managers and 8 Secrets to Building Strong Teams. This workshop equips supervisors, managers and directors to maximize the potential of each employee under their leadership and supervision in order to deepen employee engagement, increase team productivity and drive business results across their department.
StrengthsFinder Facilitator, Gallup-Certified Coach, Sacramento CA Corporate Trainer
Dr. Christopher Meade is a Gallup-Certified StrengthsFinder coach, trainer and facilitator. He specializes in building strong leaders and developing healthy teams. He has coached over 1,000+ people through their StrengthsFinder results and facilitated trainings for a 100+ teams/organizations. Some of his recent clients include: Nike, Microsoft, Salesforce, Walmart eCommerce, U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, and Ohio University. Chris’ expertise is in front of the room leading team trainings, workshops, keynotes and retreats with corporate and government clients across all industries. Chris is also an author, entrepreneur, MBA professor, corporate trainer, and a motivational keynote speaker. He speaks regularly at conferences, conventions, staff retreats, and team-building training events in the Sacramento area and throughout the United States and China.
Knowledge, insights, advice, and leadership
“Thank you for sharing your StrengthsFinder knowledge, insights, advice, and leadership with our 62 managers, supervisors, directors and VPs of our Progressive team. Several participates have expressed their appreciation for what was taught. In fact, there are a few executives that are considering hosting a similar training for their teams too. We will certainly keep you in mind for our other professional development modules in the future. Some of our executives may be requesting your services again! Director and VP of Executive Team, Progressive Leasing
Our teams are excited and energized
Thank you again for facilitating our StrengthsFinder training session. Our teams are excited and energized with what we learned about ourselves and each other. Thank you for the coaching…much appreciated! We will definitely utilize it. Francis Gonzalez, Global Footwear Planning, Nike
Pleasantly surprised by the results
This was great having you join us. We were pleasantly surprised by the results. I’ve gotten only positive feedback from the supervisors and managers about the training. Everyone I spoke to felt they walked away with greater insight into their own leadership strengths. We enjoyed the your training yesterday! Appreciate you sharing your talents and strengths with us! Dr. Tara Fairfield, Judy Mifflin, Rana Shanefelt, Jeff Thompson – Department of Health and Human Services-USA
Sacramento, CA: “America’s Most Diverse City”
Sacramento, California is the state’s capital and is the sixth largest city in California, home to over 466,000 residents. Sacramento is also known as an extremely diverse city, where more than half of the resident population is from African-American, Hispanic or Asian origin. It’s located right at the confluence of the Sacramento and American Rivers, which bring wet winters and hot and dry summers. Sacramento is neighbor to La Riviera, Rosemont, Rancho Cordova and Roseville, California.
Every time I have been to Sacramento, I have loved the vibrancy of the city! If you have extra time after your seminar or conference make sure to explore Old Sacramento. It’s filled with old buildings and streets that were constructed in the 1800s. Sacramento is also known for having a great theater arts scene and beautiful art museums to explore and enjoy. Crocker Art Museum is the oldest public museum on the West Coast. Sacramento is also home to Tower Records and has an incredible, booming music scene. Sacramento is also home to the NBA team, the Sacramento Kings. Even if that’s not your thing, Sacramento is filled with gorgeous parks to wander through as well.
Sacramento Business Industry
Sacramento’s biggest industry revenue derives from information, technology service, leisure and hospitality, education and health services and construction. The largest employers in Sacramento, California are the State of California, Sacramento County, UC Davis Health System, Dignity Health/Catholic Healthcare West, Intel, Kaiser Permanente, Sutter Health, Elk Grove Unified School District, Sacramento City Unified School District, San Juan Unified School District, and the City of Sacramento.
Sacramento’s fastest growing companies are Capitol Tech Solutions, MatriScope Engineering, Magnus Pacific Corp., Mid Pacific Engineering Inc., Envision Pharmaceutical, Crocker Electric Inc., Nature’s Select Petfood, MarLu Investment Group, Cartagz Inc., and Nicholas Pension Consultants.
Sacramento Education and Universities
Sacramento is a wonderful place to attend school and hosts a handful of top-notch universities to choose from such as Sacramento State University, University of California, Los Rios Community College District, University of San Francisco, and University of Southern California.
Sacramento Hotels, Hospitality and Fun
Sacramento has beautiful conventions centers that are great places to hold a seminar and have personality of the city, too. Sacramento Convention Center, Lions Gate Hotel and Conference Center, Depot Park Conference Center, and Red Lion Woodlake and Conference Center are some great options.
During your time in Sacramento, the city provides superb and comfortable accommodation and hotels like the Homewood Suites by Hilton Sacramento, The Citizen Hotel, Residence Inn Sacramento Downtown, Larkspur Landing Sacramento, and Courtyard by Marriott Sacramento. Be sure to come ready to see a beautiful city, meet wonderful people and enjoy eclectic Sacramento, CA!
Gallup-certified StrengthsFinder 2.0 coach, Dr. Chris Meade, leads StrengthsFinder team training sessions and workshops, professional and career development, in Sacramento, California.