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The Strengths-Focused Guide to Leadership by Kathy Toogood, Mike Roarty

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Appendix 1Dictionary of strengths

A dictionary of strengths

THINKING STRENGTHS
Analytical ThinkingUsing logic, objectivity and critical thinking.
Common SenseTaking a practical, down-to-earth approach to thinking through challenges.
CreativityComing up with new and innovative ideas.
CuriosityInterested to seek out new ideas, ways of thinking and facts.
Detail FocusFocusing on the specific facts and details in a situation.
ReflectionThinking things through in depth on one’s own.
Strategic ThinkingFocusing on the longer term, bigger picture view; seeing patterns and themes across current and future challenges.
EMOTIONAL STRENGTHS
CourageTaking on difficult and challenging situations.
DriveThe motivation to push forward with challenges ...

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