ATLC #09 – Build on your strength

image-Stuart-MilesSure, we all have strengths and we all have weaknesses. So, obviously, there are at least two approaches we can take to grow.

We can focus on trying to resolve our weaknesses and we can try building on our strengths.

There is room for both approaches but, in my experience, it is often more productive to build on a strength than to fix a weakness and that’s what your focus will be today. Build on your strength!

Think of three things you can start today to build on your strength.

DFQ #09:
Complete these sentences and post your completed sentences below:

1. Today I can try building on my (name strength) by …

2. Today I can try building on my (name strength) by …

3. Today I can try building on my (name strength) by …

364 thoughts on “ATLC #09 – Build on your strength

  1. Today I can try building on my love of learning by starting a monthly blog

    Today I can try building on my love of learning by ordering a number of books which I have considered purchasing

    Today I can try building on my love of learning by looking for a new area of learning which I have not previously encountered

  2. Today I can build my Creativity by thinking about how I can create a business that will support my lifestyle and creates time freedom for me.
    Today I can build my persistence by writing down my goals for today and making sure that I get these done one by one.
    Today I can increase my Vitality by eating a lot of fruits and vegetables and avoiding excess simple carbohydrates.

  3. Today I can try building on my strength kindness by doing an X10 project on asylum seekers

    Today I can try building on my strength kindness by doing something nice for my wife

    Today I can try building on my strength kindness by making a donation

  4. Today I can try building on my persuasiveness skills by trialling new techniques that don’t come naturally

    Today I can try building on my business acumen by devoting planning time so that I spend time exploring new paths

    Today I can try building on my coaching skills by spending time with people from a completely different field to understand what motivates and inspires them in their industries and see what learning I can apply to our structure.

  5. experience by passing the knowledge onto colleagues to use in day to day selling experiences.
    enthusiasm by getting to see more customers more frequently
    leadership by inspiring more staff to develop customer relationships

  6. today I can try building on my communication skills be acknowledging everyone I see with a greeting.

    today I can try building on my diplomatic skills by approaching all situations with the goal to find a fair solution for all parties

    Today I can try building on my work ethic by showing others how hard I would like them to work and by completing all tasks I begin to the best of my abilities

  7. Today I can try building on my reliability by responding to all my voicemails and emails
    Today I can try building on my communication skills by additional participation in meetings

    Today I can try building on my organisation skills by clearing and cleaning up my desk

  8. 1. Today I can try building on my communication by creating more group discussions with my staff and stronger relations.
    2. Today I can try building on my persistence and make sure I get out and work with customers that are not totally committed to our company.
    3. Today I can try building on my teamwork by highlighting good staff achievements and boosting moral.

  9. Today I can try building on my organisation skills by updating my calendar with upcoming events.
    Today I can try building on my leadership skills by being more visible on the floor helping out the teams
    Today I can try building on my communication skills by touching base with everyone one of my employees on a daily basis

  10. 1. Today I can try building on my Inquisitivity by … Following things up and finding out why and when.

    2. Today I can try building on my Integrity by … Being true to myself and others.

    3. Today I can try building on my knowledge by … Searching outside the square for answers.

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