The scholars at the Center for Positive Organizations developed the following tools to help amplify the highest level of human potential.

Reflected Best Self Exercise™


The Reflected Best Self Exercise™ (RBSE™) enables people to identify their unique strengths and talents, making it an excellent tool for personal development. Each participant requests positive feedback from significant people in his or her life and then synthesizes it into a cumulative portrait of his or her “best self.”

The 2nd Edition of the Reflected Best Self Exercise™ (RBSE™) features the most useful elements of the booklet Bringing My Reflected Best Self to Life, which was retired in 2011.

Positive Leadership™ The Game


Positive Leadership™ The Game  is an interactive card game designed for leaders of all levels that helps you generate innovative solutions to business problems through structured brainstorming. Played in groups of 3-10 people, this game uses the underlying principles of positive organizations to spark multiple strategies for leading positive change and development. To request a […]

Task Enabling™ Exercise


The Task-Enabling™ Exercise (TEE) is a reflective process that makes task-enabling, or helping, more visible, intentional, and impactful for you and others. After you reflect on a specific experience of task-enabling and how it was effective or ineffective, the TEE guides you through the process of identifying task-enabling patterns and devising an action plan to make […]

Job Crafting™ Exercise


The Job Crafting Exercise™ helps you make your job more engaging and fulfilling. The idea is to view your job in a new way — as a flexible set of building blocks rather than a fixed list of duties. Using this perspective, you create a visual plan for redesigning your job to better suit your values, strengths, and passions.

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Partner Product: Give and Take Assessment


Social capital – your network of connections and relationships – is one of the most valuable resources in business. The Give and Take Assessment is the world’s most comprehensive online diagnostic of one’s social capital, highlighting social network strengths and opportunities to enrich both individual and group social networks. Customized Individual Report Upon completion of […]

Partner Product: Energy Network Analysis


Who Are Your Energizers? Energizers are positive influencers, effective leaders, and value creators. They inspire others to perform beyond the call of duty. Energizers make organizational change successful and sustainable. Energizers can be anywhere in your organization. They may not be in positions of authority.  They may be quiet energizers who don’t seek the limelight. […]