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Our mission is to help people succeed by having the Freedom to Be Themselves. We’ve discovered the secret to what makes people tick – the instincts that drive individual and group behaviors. Our validated assessments help you learn your conative strengths, and how these innate strengths fit into jobs, relationships, and on teams. Conation -- the power behind performance – determines your M.O. (modus operandi), and the true culture of any group.

Client Spotlight – Spencer’s Pest Services

Spencer’s Pest Services in Greenville, South Carolina has successfully thrived into the third generation with a focus on sustainability in services and culture.

2019 Kolbe Professional Award Finalists Announced

These finalists have shown creativity and leadership when it comes to the use of conation, and Kolbe Wisdom™.

5 Ways to Repurpose Your Kolbe Talent Tag

As a bonus, Talent Tags are also a vibrant addition to a workshop participant’s place setting, so be sure to think about how to add this colorful element to your learning environment.

Kolbe and EOS®: Guiding Entrepreneurs to Success

Kolbe and EOS (the Entrepreneurial Operating System) are partners in helping small business owners get a grip on their business.

Your Job Shouldn’t Kill You

Most of the advice about dealing with workplace stress, like “take a vacation,” “play harder,” or “bring a pet to work” only offers temporary relief.

Client Spotlight: Ubiquity

Based in San Francisco, Ubiquity Retirement + Savings, is a leading fintech company on a mission.

What Kolbe results taught me about my family

I went back home a few weeks ago — for the first time since my parents both took the Kolbe A™ Index — and I’m not exaggerating when I tell you that my entire life […]

The Obamas: Conative Power Couple

Michelle and Barack Obama faced many consequential decisions in their lives, and likely approached them with different strengths. At Kolbe we know that the trick for any couple with contrasting strengths is to appreciate and respect each other, instead of getting in each other’s way.

Retiring After 30 Years: Will Rapp

With his experience living and working around the world, Will Rapp (7-2-8-3) has been the driving force pushing Kolbe Corp into international markets.  Having been an independent Kolbe Certified™ Consultant, Will has been a strong […]

Client Spotlight: Beyond M&A

Hutton Henry (2-2-9-5), CEO of U.K. consulting firm, Beyond M&A, has had a momentous 14 months. Since becoming Kolbe Certified™ he has launched a book, been a featured speaker at Kolbe’s Conation Nation Symposium, and continued the crusade for a people-first approach to mergers and acquisitions.