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My assessment of a new strengths assessment

By Lisa Sansom / June 10, 2011 / 0 Comments

I recently wrote an article for Positive Psychology News Daily about Marcus Buckingham’s new strengths assessment called StandOut. My article can be found here – please join the discussion at PPND!

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More proof that other people matter – around the world

By Lisa Sansom / May 31, 2011 / 1 Comment

The truism says that money doesn’t buy happiness, but more and more research is showing that it’s not just about money, but about how you spend it. For example, income does not correlate to happiness above a certain level, and money can “buy” you happiness if you spend it on someone else. However, findings like […]

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Engaging your strengths

By Lisa Sansom / April 17, 2011 / 0 Comments

Do you know your strengths? There are several “strengths assessments” available now to individuals and corporations, including the Gallup StrengthsFinder, VIA strengths assessment and Realise2. Even a session or two with a good coach will help reveal your strengths, as the coach can listen to your stories of peak experiences for strengths. You could even, […]

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Why Hope Matters

By Lisa Sansom / July 10, 2009 / 0 Comments

Good article / interview from Gallup: http://gmj.gallup.com/content/121211/Why-Hope-Matters.aspx?CSTS=newsletter&CSTP=html

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