On-site and Virtual Team Options | Gallup-Certified | Washington, DC

StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator Washington, DC2020-05-30T17:05:16+00:00

StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator Washington, DC

On-site and Virtual Team Options | Gallup-Certified | Washington, DC

Strengths-Finder

StrengthsFinder Training Workshop Facilitator in Washington, DC

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 Washington, DC 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 Washington, DC (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 Washington, DC 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 Washington, DC 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 Washington, DC 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, Washington, DC

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

Gallup Strengths Coach Chris Meade


Washington, D.C.: “The Capital of the Free World.”

 Interesting City Facts About Washington, D.C.

Washington D.C. is the capital of the United States and has a population of approximately 694,000 people. During the workdays, the city swells up to a million, due to commuters from Virginia and Maryland suburbs. At the same time, the Washington metropolitan area is home for around 6 million residents. It’s the country’s sixth-largest metropolitan area.

Federal Branches in Washington, D.C.

All three federal branches are located in Washington D.C. Those are the Congress, the President of the United States, and the Supreme Court. Washington D.C. is an international city and there are 176 embassies of different foreign countries are situated here.

Washington DC also has the most international organizations’ headquarters and numerous international cultural centers.  Of course, the Gallup Center, that created the StrengthsFinder 2.0 assessment headquartered in Washington, DC too.

World’s Largest Libray in Washington, D.C. Area

The world’s largest library is situated in Washington D.C. The Library of Congress contains a collection of over 162 million objects. And 12,000 items are added to the library’s funds every day. The National Archives is where you can find the Declaration of Independence, the Bill of Rights, and the US Constitution originals. The oldest fish market in the USA is the Maine Avenue Fish Market, which has been operating continuously since 1805.

Business Landscape in Washington, D.C.

The business industry in Washington D.C. is flourishing. The number of companies increases continuously. Many of them, as well as non-profit organizations, prefer their headquarters to be situated in or near Washington D.C., in order to be closer to the federal government. The government itself, as well as education and tourism, are the major employers of the area.

Tourism Industry in Washington, D.C.

Tourism, in fact, is the region’s second-largest business industry and brings over 5 billion US dollars into the local economy annually. Most all of today’s business in the Washington, DC area are high-performing teams, and the Gallup StrengthsFinder 2.0 assessment and team training help work teams get better and build more trust.

Top Businesses in Washington D.C. Area

The federal government is, of course, the largest employer in Washington D.C. Besides the government, top businesses of District Columbia are Medstar Health, INOVA Health, and Marriott International Inc. Other great companies include Booz Allen Hamilton, Giant Food, CSRA Inc., Deloitte, Verizon Communications, Leidos Holdings Inc., and the University of Maryland. We have trained many leaders and managers in the Washington, DC area with StrengthsFinder team training events,

Education in Washington D.C. and Its Universities

Washington D.C. is home to a number of great universities and other educational institutions, such as the University of the District of Columbia, Howard University, Catholic University of America, and the Dominican House of Studies. Georgetown University, Trinity Washington University, and Gallaudet University. There are three medical schools: Georgetown University School of Medicine, George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and Howard University College of Medicine.

Law Schools in Washington, D.C. Region

There are six law schools in the area: the University of the District of Columbia David A. Clarke School of Law, Howard University Law Center, Columbus School of Law, George Washington University Law School, Washington College of Law, and Georgetown University Law Center.

Other Educational Institutions in Washington, D.C.

Other educational institutions are American University, Institute of World Politics, Wesley Theological Seminary, Human Resources University, National Defense University, and St. Paul’s College. Many Washington, DC 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 team-building event. Most MBA programs today use Gallup’s StrengthsFinder and Strengths-based leadership in their programs.

Washington D.C. Entertainment Facilities

Washington D.C. is not only the federal and business center of the country. If you are into art, the National Gallery of Art and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts should be your places of choice. And for nature lovers, the National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute are available daily.

The most incredible hotels of Washington D.C. are Jefferson, Hay-Adams, Ritz-Carlton, Four Seasons, Park Hyatt, Mandarin Oriental, St. Regis, Willard InterContinental, Rosewood, and Omni Shoreham. However, if you are looking for a less expensive accommodation, you also have a wide range to choose from. The city is spotted with budget hotels, guesthouses, and hostels for every taste and wallet size.

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