The Six Types of Working Genius helps people understand how they can contribute to work most effectively. This tool can help individuals, leaders and teams better leverage one another’s strengths and understand how to be both productive and fulfilled at work.”
As it turns out, those six types of genius—Wonder, Invention, Discernment, Galvanizing, Enablement and Tenacity—make up the six required activities for any work endeavor. Whether you’re engaged in running a company, a department, a project, all six are necessary ingredients for success. And no one person can embody them all, which is why teamwork is so important.
The Six Geniuses Defined
THE GENIUS OF WONDERThe natural gift of pondering the possibility of greater potential and opportunity in a given situation.
THE GENIUS OF INVENTIONThe natural gift of creating original and novel ideas and solutions.
THE GENIUS OF DISCERNMENTThe natural gift of intuitively and instinctively evaluating ideas and situations.
THE GENIUS OF GALVANIZINGThe natural gift of rallying, inspiring and organizing others to take action.
THE GENIUS OF ENABLEMENTThe natural gift of providing encouragement and assistance for an idea or project.
THE GENIUS OF TENACITYThe natural gift of pushing projects or tasks to completion to achieve results.
There are two fundamental ways that a team can be transformed by using The Six Types of Working Genius.
First, individual team members can increase their productivity and morale by maximizing the time they spend in their areas of genius and minimizing the time they spend in their areas of frustration.
Second, a team can significantly increase the likelihood of success by ensuring that they have filled all six of the geniuses required to get something done.
This workshop can help in a variety of ways to bring greater success and fulfillment:
- Increase team cohesion and productivity
- Reorganize teams and making adjustments to roles and responsibilities to better tap into one another’s strengths, and lead to more success, fulfillment, and joy
- Creating a common language for clarity around stages of work
- Increase trust
- Improving dialogue and having productive meetings
- Identifying the gaps in a team
- Build a team/hiring
- Reducing burn out
- Increasing engagement and morale
- Understanding why a team has been successful or unsuccessful in past endeavors and setting the team up for success
- Get more done in less time
- Leadership development/coaching
Find out how to leverage your natural gifts and find fulfillment in your work, on your team and in your life. Discover your genius and live into your gifts today!
The Team Building Agency offers activities based on your needs and that are tailored for your team! Do not hesitate to share with us what you would like to accomplish as a team.
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