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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.

Stop Hiring Smart, Likable People.

Is an hour interview and a resume really enough to determine if the person you’re hiring will be right for the tasks they will be given?

Are Your Team Members in the Right Roles?

How does someone who applies for a marketing position end up getting hired for sales instead and end up becoming a top producer?

It’s all about finding the Right Fit for your natural strengths.

How to Optimize Your Most Important Workplace Relationships

Just because two people have different numbers (conative conflict), that doesn’t mean they can’t get along or don’t like each other. Different results just mean they take action in different ways.

One Mistake Too Many Hiring Managers Make

One entrepreneurial-minded risk taker with one great idea after another is a blessing, but if you put a bunch of them in a room together, you’ll never finish a project.

Surviving Corporate When You Have a NEED to Be Physical

How Kolbe Helped a Life Purpose Advisor Find HIS Purpose  Armed with a can-do attitude, a need to produce tangible solutions, and a degree from the highly rated engineering program at the University of Texas […]

3 Big Takeaways from Year 3 of Kolbe Strengths Week

Kolbe Strengths Week is an annual celebration of Kolbe’s mission to help all people understand their natural instincts.  Every year, the Kolbe community comes together for a week to share the power of Kolbe strengths […]

How a former teacher found clarity and confidence through Kolbe.

“One of the most enlightening realizations of my professional career.” Audrey Cannata was a schoolteacher for seven years. In her eighth year, she hit a wall. “I couldn’t do it anymore,” she realized. “I was […]

Is Your Rockstar Employee About to Burn Out?

Right now, a lot of people have just too much to do. The best way to combat this and prevent burnout is by getting back to the basics and seeing what kinds of things your […]

How to Actually Support Your Team’s  Strengths

The simplest way to support your team is by giving people permission to use their strengths — especially if you’ve been telling them that strengths are an important part of your company culture.

New Reports for TeamSuccess

We’re so excited to share new developments to help team leaders thrive using the power of instinctive strengths. Over the past year, we’ve enhanced the Kolbe TeamSuccess® Solutions Team Optimization report, and now, we have released powerful new companion reports specifically […]