Lions & Tigers & Strengths, Oh My!

Lions & Tigers & Strengths, Oh My!

Welcome to the 2nd Annual StrengthsFinder Leadership Conference!

February 7, 2015
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Registration Deadline: January 22, 2015
Click Here to Register
(or use the Link at the bottom of the page)

Discover what has always been there!

  • Complete the StrengthsFinder Assessment
  • Read and Study Your Own Personalized Strengths Report
  • Learn More About Yourself
  • Attend 3 Core Sessions to Understand & Connect With Your Strengths
  • Explore How Strengths Can Be Applied to Leadership
  • Develop Your Own Leadership Style Around Your Strengths
  • Network With Your JMU Peers

When you register and are accepted to attend this extraordinary event, your experience actually begins before the day of the event. Access codes to complete the StrengthsFinder assessment will be sent via email in advance of the conference. You will complete the assessment and immediately have access to your personalized StrengthsFinder report.

During the conference you will attend 3 core sessions that will take you through the process of understanding and connecting with your personalized StrengthsFinder report. You will learn how to use the information to enhance your leadership skills, reflect on past experiences that have led to your Strengths Themes, and engage with your JMU peers in leadership activities during the conference.

A buffet lunch will be provided along with a conference giveaway, a long-sleeve t-shirt and door prizes!

Click to see a Tentative Agenda for the Conference

Click to see a Tentative Agenda for the Conference

Registration Deadline: January 22, 2015

You will be notified via email of your acceptance into the conference by 5pm January, 23, 2015
Assessment due date: January 29, 2015 by 5pm

All applications will be accepted until 11:59pm January 22nd. Seating is capped at 120 participants. If more than 120 apply, participants will be selected based on their applications using the following criteria in the order listed:

  • Year in School (a variety and diversity of class standing will be selected)
  • Organization Being Represented (a variety and diversity of no organization representation and some organization representation will be selected)
  • Whether or not the StrengthsFinder Assessment has been completed before (a variety of responses will most likely be selected)
  • Whether or not last you attended last year’s conference (a variety of responses will most likely be selected)

Based on last year’s registration process, we DO expect there to be more than 120 applications. All students not accepted to attend the conference will be put on a waiting list. Drop outs, failure to complete the assessment, etc. will all provide opportunities for those on the waiting list to be invited to attend the conference.

An email will be sent out no later than 5pm January 23rd indicating your acceptance status. If accepted, that email will contain instructions and information on how to complete the StrengthsFinder assessment by the January 29th deadline. Failure to meet the January 29th deadline will result in your acceptance being withdrawn and your spot given to the next person on the waiting list.

Questions may be directed to us via our Contact Us page.

*Note: There will be a $25 no-show fee charged to your student account if you are accepted to attend this conference, commit to attend, and then do not show up.

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