July 18-20, 2016
To build a highly talented workforce, companies need a compelling employee value proposition.
Parents can shape a better future for their children by embracing their kids' individuality and helping them develop their talents into strengths, says Gallup's new book Strengths Based Parenting.
Most talented leaders don't want to leave their current company. Attracting them requires knowing what matters most to them.
The state had the highest percentage of actively disengaged workers in the U.S. Now it is rallying across sectors to change that.
Employees seek jobs with new companies because they want to do what they do best at work.
Only four in 10 German employees strongly agree that their manager focuses on their strengths or positive characteristics.
This is why it's worth it -- even in the face of weakness-focused orthodox management -- to build a strengths-based culture.
When it comes to advice for recent college graduates, Gallup research offers some very powerful and clear guidance. It's probably not the kind of counsel that the typical parent or commencement speaker is offering students.
The institute's mission is to lead America in fixing its biggest problems: the decline of free enterprise, the need for many more good jobs and mistaken theories on employee engagement and how humans develop in the workplace.
How Cardinal Health implemented a strengths program: Show how strengths solve problems, then let people demand it for themselves.
35% of U.S. Managers Are Engaged in Their Jobs
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Finding compatible partnerships in the workplace is a long process, developed through determined effort and awareness.
"Gallup has studied the most successful people in the world, and we've found that they are not well-rounded individuals," said Paul Allen, Gallup Strengths Evangelist, July 24 in Arlington, Virginia, at the Next Generation of Government Training Summit for new and rising leaders in government. "Instead, they are people who discovered that they had natural talent for something at a very young age. They concentrated on that, invested in it, and turned that raw talent into strength."
If you have a high IQ, America's massive testing systems will find you. We're probably the best in the world at high-level intellectual development. There is no chance a really smart student will be overlooked in America.