StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator in San Jose, 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 San Jose, 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 San Jose, 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 San Jose, 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 San Jose, 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 a San Jose, 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
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, San Jose, California
Dr. Christopher Meade is a Gallup-Certified StrengthsFinder training workshop facilitator in San Jose, 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 San Jose, California area, and throughout the United States. He spends his time speaking, training, teaching, writing, and leader-building.
San Jose, California: “The Valley of Heart’s Delight”
Huddled between the San Andreas Fault and the Calaveras Fault likes San Jose, California. San Jose is home to more than 1,000,000 residents and is the largest city in Northern California and the largest city in Silicon Valley. San Jose is very close to the Pacific Ocean and the San Francisco Bay and the days there are mostly sunny and bright. Neighboring San Jose is Stanford, Santa Clara, Campbell, and Fremont, California.
Art and Architecture in San Jose, CA Area
Every time I have had the chance to visit San Jose, I always greatly enjoy my time there. The city is beautiful. The city is known for its stunning public art and architecture. These places and some of the parks and gardens in San Jose, CA are places I always love to frequent such as the Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph, Heritage Rose Garden, Happy Hollow Park, and Zoo and the Japanese Friendship Garden. San Jose also contains tons of water parks and fun flea markets to explore as well.
Top Employers in San Jose, CA Region
Because the biggest industry in San Jose is technology, some of the top employers include companies like IBM and Hitachi. Other significant companies in San Jose are the County of Santa Clara, Cisco Systems, City of San Jose, eBay, U.S. Postal Service, San Jose State University, San Jose Unified School District, Adobe Systems, Good Samaritan Hospital, Kaiser Permanente, Cadence Design Systems, Sanmina-SCI, Maxim Integrated, Brocade Communications, Ericsson, Xilinx, Altera, Becton Dickinson Biosciences, and SuperMicro.
Mid-sized Companies in San Jose, California Metro
San Jose also has some wonderful mid-sized companies in the area as well, such as Motley Fool, SmartBear Software, Travelzoo, Cornerstone OnDemand, Paycom, and MediaMath. Some of the fasting growing companies in San Jose are Superfish, Multicoreware, Smashwords, Ensighten, Duda, and DrChrono.
Great Colleges in San Jose, CA Landscape
San Jose State University and Stanford University, U.C. Berkeley are a couple of the incredible schools to choose from in the area.
Hotel Accommodations in San Jose, California, and Conference Centers
If you are in town for a convention, chances are you’ll be having your event at one of the many stunning conference centers that San Jose is home to, such as the McEnery Convention Center, Sobrato Community Conference, Santa Clara Convention Center, or Hilton San Jose. During your stay in San Jose, the La Quinta Inn, and Suites, San Jose Marriott, Homewood Suites by Hilton, The Fairmont San Jose, Moorpark Hotel, or Hotel Valencia are great options to choose from that provide great service and comfortable accommodation during your trip. Come prepared to take in the beauty and art of the city and to experience culture through every aspect that San Jose, California has to offer.
Dr. Chris Meade is a Gallup-certified StrengthsFinder 2.0 team facilitator and leads StrengthsFinder training sessions and workshops, professional and career development, in San Jose, California.