StrengthsQuest Student Use Your Strenghts

Strengths in Action 

You've taken the CliftonStrengths assessment and know your Top 5 Talent Themes . . . now what? 

Below is some information and resources that can help you apply those talents in ways that can be meaningful to you.  


StrengthsQuest Website-Action Items
On the StrengthsQuest website you can find action items that are aimed at helping you take your talents and further develop them into strengths. Follow these instructions to access your action items.

 

WTAMU's Strengths Tip Sheets for all 34 Strengths
Get tips on how to use each of your strengths in academics, career, and extracurricular activities here.

 

Understanding Your Strengths Guides

Strengths: Myth Smashing Guide

Guide can be used to learn more about the Strengths philosophy, the StrengthsFinder assessment and your own Top 5

Strengths: How Do I Use My Top 5 Guide
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This Guide can be used to learn more about ways to put your Top 5 in Action!

Strengths: International Students Guide

This Guide can be used to learn more about the Strengths philosophy and how to use your Strengths as a international student at WTAMU.

 

Major/Career Guides

Strengths: Major Exploration Guide

This Guide can be used to learn more about how to use your Strengths during the major exploration process.

Strengths: Career Exploration Guide

This Guide can be used to use your Strengths to explore careers.

Strengths: Job Searching Guide

This Guide can be used to find ways to use Strengths in your resume, cover letter, interviewing, job search, and elevator pitch.

Top 5 Tips for Your Top 5: Career Fair
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Identify what leadership domain your strengths fall into and then 5 tips are provided for how to use your strengths to be successful during the career fair:

 

Campus Involvement/Engagement Guides

Strengths: Get Engaged On & Off Campus Guide

This Guide can be used to learn more about ways to use your Top 5 to find engagement opportunities that are a good fit for you!

Strength: Making the most of your Engagement Guide

This Guide can be used to find ways to use your Strengths to lead stronger and get the most out of your engagement on and off campus.

 

Academic Life Guides

Strengths: Relationships & Teams
Page 76A from the StrengthsQuest™ Activity Workbook

This Guide can be used to learn how you can use your Strengths in partnerships with others.

Strengths: Studying and Academic Success Guide

This Guide can be used to learn more about how to use your Strengths to succeed in academics.

Top 5 Tips for Your Top 5: Finals Week

Identify what leadership domain your strengths fall into and then 5 tips are provided for how to use your strengths to be successful during finals week.

Claim it! 

It's time to put your strengths into action! The last, but continuous, step of your strengths journey is to put your developed strengths into action. This will benefit you in your academic, personal and professional life. Check out how you can apply your strengths below.

Get involved

Make the most of your WT experience by taking part in opportunities that allow you to explore your interests, identify your passions and develop your talents into strengths. 

  • Check out all the leadership opportunities available through the Office of Student Engagement and Leadership.
     
  • Use your strengths to help navigate a new country or culture through Study Abroad
     
  • Join BuffStrong - the on-campus organization full of students, just like you, that are excited to learn more about their strengths and how to use them. 

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