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Finally use your strengths correctly

Do you like your work? Are you OK with your performance, or even better, your life? Do you know how you tackle things? How you see the world? And what about those around you? I help you find out.

A positive approach to knowing myself and others – that is so much more fun than trying to find out and fix what is wrong with me.

More Information

For more information, visit my German home page. For you to get to know me a bit, I have an about me page. Or shoot me a message.

What can you expect?


The methods I use come from a different angle than most assessments: its not about becoming a better human being, leading a frugal life, or fitting in. Its all about excellence. Click on the symbols for further information.

What can you expect
Individuals and Couples Pastors and Churches Teams and Businesses

Individuals and Couples

I want to get to know myself and others better …

What is easy for me? What do I get energy from, where do I get drained from energy? Where lies my motivation? And what about the people around me?

Pastors and Churches

To build the Kingdom of God I need to know more about me and others …

Where is my place in church?And how do I help others to find theirs? Can I contribute to the cause? How does our worldview fit with this world, and does it have to?

Teams and Businesses

I want to work together with others more efficiently …

What motivates my colleagues? How do we distribute our work so everybody can contribute from a place of strengths? How do we communicate? And how do the others see the world?

CliftonStrengths© focusses on the positive. Learn to love and strengthen your talents, explore what weaknesses mean for you, and learn to notice and manage them. Learn to understand why you do things the way you do.

Full 34 Report (German version, available in English)

Spiral Dynamics® is all about different worldviews. The assessment helps you understand why you think the way you and others think and opens up whole new possibilities.

Values Profile (German version, available in English)

Obviously, those papers are not all that is to this. I will help you name and claim your strengths and apply them daily in your life and work.