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Webinar: Leveraging your strengths


09 August 2022


12:30 to 13:00



Find out how to use your strengths to engage and influence others, including learning which strengths to use in different situations.

This 30-minute pre-recorded webinar will be premiered on the NIHRtv YouTube channel and viewers will be able to watch and experience the video together in real time and ask questions for a live response.

The content explores the model of realised and unrealised strengths, learned behaviours, and weaknesses. It is suitable for the whole NIHR community, whether researchers, or clinical research partner organisations. 

Watch the webinar learn more about:

  • Understanding your authentic strengths at work
  • Which strengths to use in different situations
  • Communicating your strengths to others
  • Using our strengths to engage and influence

Reminders can be set for each premiere by clicking on the bell which will send you a reminder 30 minutes before, and also when it goes live.

Set a reminder to watch the webinar live.

Summer of learning

Two more pre-recorded webinars are being released as YouTube premieres as part of a summer of online learning opportunities.

Leveraging positive power and influence, 6 September, 12.30-1.00pm

Learn how to leverage your personal power and understand the different forms of power in this webinar.

Watch this webinar to explore:

  • Leveraging your personal power
  • Communicating what you know
  • Building powerful connections 
  • Holding positional power

Set a reminder to watch the webinar live.

Encouraging safe conflict, 4 October, 12.30-1.00pm

Discover the three key mindsets you can adopt to have a safe and productive conflict/debate.

This webinar explores the SCARF model which lays out the elements that trigger people to tension or ‘fight’: Status, Certainty, Autonomy, Relatedness, Fairness.

Watch it to find out tips and tools for how to encourage and embrace safe conflict, including:

  • Listening with compassion and curiosity
  • Assuming positive intent
  • Welcoming and reward challenge

Set a reminder to watch the webinar live.

If you have any questions about the webinars, please contact