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Seeing with acuity begins with first seeing ourselves clearly. Then, as coaches or soon-to-be coaches, your goal is to help others see themselves and their lives more clearly while implementing strategies to change the results the create. Whether you work as an internal coach to an organization or have your own coaching practice, The People Acuity Coach certification program enables you to accomplish both personal growth as well as professional growth and training as a coach. If you have not yet watched our videos explaining what People Acuity is and why it matters, please go HERE before continuing. If you have watched the videos, continue below for your development path.

Coach Development Path

Gain new skills and coaching structure while experiencing exceptional personal development.

The development path for coaches is divided into portions that can be taken within a short time period or can be completed over time – whichever fits you and your goals best. Watch the two videos below for a quick overview of both the reasons for becoming certified as well as how the process works. Whether you are new coach looking to create a competitive edge in the marketplace or an experienced coach wanting to deepen your work and broaden your markets, there are options for you. Take a look, sign up for what makes sense to you and/or contact us with questions.

TESTIMONIALS

“This certification experience puts science around what once felt to me to be pseudo psychology. A simple gift of knowledge in the critical area of team engagement has cracked the code for me.  This certification is like putting on new glasses to see how to encourage the best from individuals and teams in a deeply authentic way.  It offers distinctions for understanding who I really am, and who the others really are.”

– Patti Rokus, Senior Project Manager

“This is the most effective professional development program I’ve ever experienced in all of my career.

Diana Gabriel,
Coach | Trainer | Speaker | Facilitator | Author

What is People Acuity Coaching?

How People Acuity coaching differs from other coaching, how it creates change, and what People Acuity coaching clients experience. as well as an overview of support that People Acuity, LLC supports its certified coaches.

Overview of the People Acuity
Coaching Certification Process

The process for becoming a Certified People Acuity Coach.

Our Products and Programs for You

Strengths Strategy Certified Guide

This blended learning certification program builds key coaching and leadership skills and introduces Strengths Strategies that can be used to guide others toward optimal energy and performance. Topics prepare you to powerfully guide/coach others through Interdependence, energize others through Strengths Strategies, and empower engagement through Purpose Alignment.  It provides the laboratory experience necessary to transfer your increased understanding into practical, real-life, actionable tools you can use to benefit yourself and others. The course includes seven weeks of practicum-like interactive virtual experience (two hours/week), one-one-one coaching, six hours of online content, and a written exam.

Strengths Strategy Certified Guide Program includes (for no additional charge) the following course materials and tools:

  • C2B Assessment measuring Work Joy, Team Connection, Proactivity and Confident Vulnerability™ with a complementary C2B Growth Strategy online learning session
  • People Acuity Accelerator Level 2 Report and Self-Coaching Guide
  • Developing Passion, Purpose and Potential online program (a $249 value)
  • One personal coaching session with a People Acuity Certified Coach (a $250 value)
  • Strengths Strategy Certified Guide professional designation

Prerequisites: To begin this program, you must have become a Strengths Strategy Certified Specialist. If you have questions, please contact us at info@peopleacuity.com .

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Three Guides to Shifting Your People Equation

Learn how to positively shift your people experiences through better understanding Interdependence, and applying your strengths to better create alignment around purpose.

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People Acuity™ Insight Report and Self-Coaching Guide

This FREE People Acuity Insight Report offers you an opportunity to pause and take a closer look at your work, relationships, and life, and to notice where you feel strong and where you are truly able to add value to others.  Further, it is also a self-coaching guide, meaning that it will offer you information about yourself, but also guide you through a dialogue with yourself to see where/how improved acuity may be applied in your life.
Using your top five strengths results from the Clifton Strengths Finder 2.0 assessment, your report will be personalized to your strengths, contributions and needs. Just input your top five strengths, and your customized report will be sent to your email address.

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People Acuity Accelerator™ Level 1 Report and Self-Coaching Guide

The path to improving your People Acuity is outlined in the three People Acuity Guides. Accelerating your progress, learning, application and growth through those guides comes from understanding and using the four People Acuity Accelerators™.

These accelerators are unique to your strengths, talents, innate abilities and perspectives. This People Acuity Accelerator Level 1 Report identifies your personal accelerators linked with your top five strengths as identified using the Clifton Strengths Finder 2.0 tool. Knowing your accelerators will shift your perspective and vision. Applying them will shift your life.

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People Acuity Accelerator™ Level 2 Report and Self-Coaching Guide

The path to improving your People Acuity is outlined in the three People Acuity Guides. Accelerating your progress, learning, application and growth through those guides comes from understanding and using the four People Acuity Accelerators™.

These accelerators are unique to your strengths, talents, innate abilities and perspectives. This People Acuity Accelerator Level 2 Report identifies your personal accelerators linked with your top ten strengths as identified using the Clifton Strengths Finder 2.0 tool. Knowing your accelerators will shift your perspective and vision. Applying them will shift your life.

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Dealing with People in the “Victim” Mindset: Exploring Dependence

Sales description on Individual Path page: This People Acuity Mini-Course helps you better understand how to deal with people who drive you crazy operating from a “Victim” mindset in Dependence. You’ll understand how they think, feel, behave and the results they create. It’s important because understanding is the first step to responding effectively to them. In this 15-minute online module, you’ll learn the following about “Victims” and the Dependence mode they are in:

  • What Dependence is
  • Why you or others go to Dependence
  • What it feels like and looks like there
  • The results that are created in that place

With our Growth Zone Challenge, you’ll have specific direction on how to apply your new learning to get results. You will also receive personalized feedback and coaching from Coach Kelly along the way.

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Dealing with People in the “Hero” Mindset: Exploring Independence

Sales description on Individual Path page: This People Acuity Mini-Course helps you better understand how to deal with people who drive you crazy operating from a “Hero” mindset in Independence. You’ll understand how they think, feel, behave and the results they create. It’s important because understanding is the first step to responding effectively to them. In this 15-minute online module, you’ll learn the following about “Heroes” and the Independence mode they are in:

  • What Independence is
  • Why you or others go to Independence
  • What it feels like and looks like there
  • The results that are created in that place

With our Growth Zone Challenge, you’ll have specific direction on how to apply your new learning to get results. You will also receive personalized feedback and coaching from Coach Kelly along the way.

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Dealing with People in the “Player” Mindset: Exploring Codependence

Sales description on Individual Path page: This People Acuity Mini-Course helps you better understand how to deal with people who drive you crazy operating from a “Player” mindset in Codependence. You’ll understand how they think, feel, behave and the results they create. It’s important because understanding is the first step to responding effectively to them. In this 15-minute online module, you’ll learn the following about “Players” and the Codependence mode they are in:

  • What Codependence is
  • Why you or others go to Codependence
  • What it feels like and looks like there
  • The results that are created in that place

With our Growth Zone Challenge, you’ll have specific direction on how to apply your new learning to get results. You will also receive personalized feedback and coaching from Coach Kelly along the way.

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A Difference-making Alternative: Exploring Interdependence

Sales description on Individual Path page: This People Acuity Mini-Course helps you better understand an alternative to responding to people who make you crazy. You’ll explore the option of becoming a “Synergizer”, one who operates from Interdependence. Learn how “Synergizers” think, feel, behave and the results they create. It’s important because understanding is the first step to becoming. In this 15-minute online module, you’ll learn the following about “Synergizers” and the Interdependence mode they are in:

  • What Interdependence is
  • Why you or others go to Interdependence
  • What it feels like and looks like there
  • The results that are created in that place

With our Growth Zone Challenge, you’ll have specific direction on how to apply your new learning to get results. You will also receive personalized feedback and coaching from Coach Kelly along the way.

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People Acuity PowerTool: ICU Acknowledgment

This People Acuity PowerTool helps you immediately positively impact relationships and situations and get them back on track when needed. In this 15-minute online module, you’ll learn the following about ICU (I-SEE-U) Acknowledgment:

  • Why it matters
  • What it is
  • When to use it
  • How to use it

With our Growth Zone Challenge, you’ll have specific direction on how to apply your new learning to get results. You will also receive personalized feedback and coaching from Coach Kelly along the way.

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The Key to Interdependence: Exploring Confident Vulnerability™

This People Acuity Mini-course helps you create and stay in Interdependence by developing THE KEY to Interdependence – Confident Vulnerability™. In this 15-minute online module, you’ll learn the following about Confident Vulnerability:

  • What it is
  • What it feels like, sounds like and looks like
  • What results it creates for you and others
  • How you know if you are standing in it
  • How to develop it to improve results and relationships

Prerequisites to this course are the three “Dealing with People” Mini-courses plus the “A Difference-making Alternative: Exploring Interdependence” Mini-course OR coaching with a certified People Acuity Coach. Without those courses or coaching as a foundation, this Mini-course will be confusing to you.

With our Growth Zone Challenge, you’ll have specific direction on how to apply your new learning to get results. You will also receive personalized feedback and coaching from Coach Kelly along the way.

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UnlockIt™ - the Power of Strengths Use Facilitator Certificate program

This is a full facilitator certificate program. Upon purchase, you will receive all the materials to learn and deliver UnlockIt™ – the Power of Strengths Use, including an online course to teach you concepts in the workshop, a full facilitator guide, videos, slides and activities, co-brandable marketing flyer, and participant worksheets and evaluation. A 90-minute delivery of the in-person or webinar-based UnlockIt™ program enables attendees to understand the importance of learning how to apply strengths (not just know what their strengths are). Through this program, you as a facilitator will:

  • Discover how to help others understand Strategic Interdependence and how it contributes to effective strengths use
  • Learn how to help others identify the behavioral indicators of effective and ineffective strengths use
  • Recognize how to empower others to mitigate the likelihood of strengths being turned into weakness
  • Be prepared to facilitate UnlockIt™ – The Power of Strengths Use, a 90-minute activity-driven experience that empowers people to understand the importance of learning how to apply strengths (not just know what their strengths are)
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People Acuity™ Specialist Online

This six module, interactive, online course will empower you with the ideas, concepts, models and information necessary to understand how to increase your own People Acuity. Through the online reflections, you will gain greater clarity around your own value, capabilities and positive untapped potential and how to increase them through People Acuity Accelerators.

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Strengths Strategy Certified Specialist

This blended learning certification course focuses on the deeper discovery and application of the Strengths Strategy Coaching differentiators, Strategic Interdependence, Strengths Strategy, and Purpose Alignment. It provides the laboratory experience necessary to transfer your increased understanding into practical, real-life, actionable skills you can use to benefit yourself and others. The course includes six weeks of practicum like interactive classroom experience (two hours/week), and requires completion of six hours of online content that supports weekly learning.

  • Strengths Strategy Certified Specialist Program includes (for no additional charge) the following course materials and tools:
  • People Acuity Insight Report and Self-Coaching Guide
  • People Acuity Accelerator Level 1 Report and Self-Coaching Guide
  • Leading Yourself and Others (a $249 value)
  • Strengths Strategy Certified Specialist professional designation

Upon completion of the applied learning experience, you will have:

  • Acquired deeper alignment with your optimal self through your increased ability to co-create with others, and better Synergize through Interdependence
  • An increased ability to create repeated remarkable results and relationships by leveraging the guide, Energize through Strengths Strategy, to sustain high energy and performance for both self and others
  • Accelerated your ability to intelligently influence self/others through Engaging through Purpose Alignment, including being better equipped to respond wisely to ever-changing situations and uncertain relationship needs
  • Developed a growing People Acuity ability through understanding and effectively using People Acuity Accelerators
  • An introductory ability to support others’ growth through facilitating meaningful conversations with others and interpreting the results of their introductory People Acuity reports
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Certified People Acuity™ Guide Virtual Program

Each of the People Acuity programs gives you access to People Acuity tools, which deepen, and empower you to see and optimize your own and others’ capabilities and potential. Certified People Acuity Guide is the next step in the certification process.

It follows the Specialist program and is a six-week blended learning certification course that ensures you have coaching skills and experience to coach others to the successful application of People Acuity strategies and tools to improve results. It is a pre-requisite to becoming a Certified People Acuity Coach (which requires documented People Acuity coaching hours, a knowledge check and observation of your coaching skills). The guide program will debut in the Fall of 2017 with the final coaching certification portion of the program following afterwards.

The Key to Endless Excellence: Strategic Interdependence® Part 1

This People Acuity Mini-course teaches you the four places from which we all operate, which three are toxic in your life and which one will increase the synergy and excellence in your life, work and relationships. In this 15-minute online module, you’ll learn the following:

  • What are the components of the Strategic Interdependence Model
  • What are the feelings and behaviors that show up in all four places of the model
  • What moves you to each place
  • How to recognize where you are in the model

Prerequisites to this course are the three “Dealing with People” Mini-courses plus the “A Difference-making Alternative: Exploring Interdependence” Mini-course OR coaching with a certified People Acuity Coach. Without those courses or coaching as a foundation, this Mini-course will be confusing to you.

With our Growth Zone Challenge, you’ll have specific direction on how to apply your new learning to get results. You will also receive personalized feedback and coaching from Coach Kelly along the way.

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The Key to Endless Excellence: Strategic Interdependence® Part 2

This People Acuity Mini-course teaches you how to reduce toxicity and increase synergy in your life, work and relationships through recognizing the common elements of Dependence, Independence and Codependence, and the four key behaviors of the Toxic Triangle™. In this 15-minute online module, you’ll learn the following:

  • What are the common elements of Dependence, Independence and Codependence
  • What are the four common behaviors and results of the Toxic Triangle
  • How you know when you are in Toxicity and when you are in Interdependence
  • The one thing you must do to move from Toxicity to Interdependence

Prerequisite to this course is “The Key to Endless Excellence: Strategic Interdependence® Part 1” OR coaching with a certified People Acuity Coach. Without that course or coaching as a foundation, this Mini-course will be confusing to you.

With our Growth Zone Challenge, you’ll have specific direction on how to apply your new learning to get results. You will also receive personalized feedback and coaching from Coach Kelly along the way.

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Your Strengths Lens™

This People Acuity Mini-course helps you understand and use your Strengths Lens to better understand how your strengths affect not only what you need and believe, but how they also affect everything you see and judge, how you solve problems and relate to others. In this 15-minute online module, you’ll learn the following about your Strengths Lens™:

  • What it is
  • How it affects how you see yourself and others
  • How it defines what you expect of yourself and others
  • How it affects how you judge, solve problems and relate to others
  • The unique layout of Your Strengths Lens

Prerequisites to this course are the three “Dealing with People” Mini-courses plus the “A Difference-making Alternative: Exploring Interdependence” Mini-course OR coaching with a certified People Acuity Coach OR People Acuity Insight Report and Self-Coaching Guide OR the People Acuity Accelerator Level 1 Report and Self-Coaching Guide. Without those courses, coaching or reports as a foundation, this Mini-course will be confusing to you.

With our Growth Zone Challenge, you’ll have specific direction on how to apply your new learning to get results. You will also receive personalized feedback and coaching from Coach Kelly along the way.

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Below are three brief videos describing the three key guides to People Acuity. These guides form the backbone of our philosophical approach which infuses our coaching. Please ensure you have already watched our introductory videos before watching these videos. Our introductory videos can be accessed here.

Synergize Through Interdependence

How the People Acuity guide of Synergize through Interdependence improves relationships, tasks and results.

Energize Through Strengths Strategy™

How the People Acuity guide of Energize through Strengths Strategy™ improves energy and performance of self and others.

Engage Through Purpose

How the People Acuity guide of Engage through Purpose improves engagement, teamwork and results through three levels of purpose – relational, work/role and situational.