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A Gold Temperament Manager

Are you ready to learn about the manager with the Gold Temperament? Wait!  If you not sure what in the world I’m talking about with True Colors, click here. Also, you can check out my full profile of the Gold personality here on www.thinkblinklearn.com. Did you catch my previous blog post about the easy-going, peaceful Blue temperament and it’s implications on leadership? If not, check it out here! Now, let’s talk Gold. You have lots of strengths!…

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What is True Colors?

Have you wondered: What is True Colors? Simply put, True Colors is an excellent great take on temperament research.  You’ll find it to be very similar to Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®), but  It associates color with temperaments. I’ll tell you, temperament research has been a HUGE factor in how I build and maintain relationships. It has given terrific insight into others’ needs and taught me how to meet them. Far too often, we enter interpersonal…

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Difference between team-building and team cohesion

#teambuilding #teamcohesion #managers When I’m contracted to facilitate True Colors™ team-building workshops, I often ask the client to explain their goals for the training. This information helps me customize my content to meet their needs.  It also helps me understand their overall expectations of the training. More often than not, their response to my question is “team-building” or some will say “team cohesion”. It prompted me to ponder: is there a difference between team building…

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Your Personality and Your Leadership Style

Let’s ponder Your Personality and Your Leadership Style. Managing people can be tricky. No, it is tricky.  There are hurdles, challenges and a multitude of tests.  If you ever Google terms like “being a good manager” or “tips for managers”, hundreds of results surface. Some are good.  Others are worthy of an instant click on the noble “back” arrow. I hope you don’t do that here. 🙂   But, “Your Personality and Your Leadership Style” seemed…

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Training Kansas City Youth for Success

I’m a better “aunt” than “mom” …when it comes to other people’s kids, that is. Allow me to offer some context. Training Kansas City Youth is my skill; ongoing opportunities and supports are not. Over the years, I have developed a great reputation for  delivering engaging, effective and fun True Colors training in Kansas City. I’ve trained the gamete – young, old and everything in between. But, I recognized a long time ago that I am better with…

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