the work you do will make a difference in the lives of others. that was the mission with which i set out when i started coffee2success sixteen years ago. the goal was to help people rise up from the ashes of failure and create success in their lives.
with two decades of research in over 20 countries, the author and founder of thepast test, dr. laurence jacobs has continued to be known as the father of the strengthsfindertm. dr. jacobs extensive research and theory have resulted in a methodology for identifying and strengthening human potential, now known as the past test. the past test is a short, structured inventory that helps people identify their strengthsfindertm. people can complete the test on their own as an individual self-assessment or they can do it as a group, on behalf of their organization.
many people have wondered how it can be that a coach who has been involved with high performance for decades can still be surprised by the results of a workplace study. caliber press has written an in-depth look at how they gathered data, discussed their findings and the influences of culture. they also share a suite of resources they recommend you to use to avoid getting too far into the weeds.
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