Book Recommendations

We would give you a peak inside our home library. We are constantly asked for book recommendations by people who are wanting to dig deeper into the world of strengths-based living. So here you have it! Our top 14 picks of good reads!

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Brandon Miller
Chapter 2 Exchange Frustration for Fascination

This Vlog covers chapter two, Exchange Frustration for Fascination. Do you remember the day you found out you were going to be parents? After the shock wears off, you probably found yourself fascinated with thoughts of your unborn or adopted child. Who will they resemble most? Will they love sports or music? Will they enjoy building things or performing in school plays? Why do we lose this excitement and desire to learn about our children? Come with us as we approach this subject on this self discovering journey in our own family.

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Brandon Miller
Starting the Year Strong Part 4: Book Reports & Strengths Building

There are a host of different ways we teach and talk strengths in our household. Given my profession, I have a lot to say about it. But one way we encourage our children to grow and develop is through book reports.We offer suggested titles authored by authors we respect and our teenage children choose the book they want to dive into. When they finish, they draft a book report to share with the family about what they learned.

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An Unlikely Canvas

Every year I attend the World Strengths Summit and rub shoulders with several colleagues from around the world who engage organizations, as I do, to shift the focus of their developmental strategy to a strengths-based approach. At the most recent Summit, I was speaking with one of my “mates”…..

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Give the Gift of Strengths this Holiday Season

We were so blessed to take the Clifton StrengthsFinder several years ago. It felt like someone had followed us around and knew our thoughts. Rooted in five decades of research, the StrengthsFinder is an online test that measures the presence of talent in 34 general strength categories. Here’s a little more about it so you can take it for yourself.

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Search For the Shine

Benjamin Zander, is a famous orchestra conductor and he says, “I have a definition of success. For me, it's very simple. It's not about wealth and fame and power. It's about how many shining eyes I have around me.” He describes shining eyes as the look in the face of his musicians when they find the thing they love………

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Brandon Miller