Travelex Insurance Services redefines work culture with a strengths-based approach

Omaha, Nebraska, November 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In 2016, workplace researchers named workplace culture as the factor most influencing employee engagement. By then, companies had been working for several years to increase employee engagement, with little success.

at that time, Travelex Insurance ServiceLeading travel insurance company has a head start in improving its work culture. The company’s vice president found out: CliftonStrengths®, a model that focuses on identifying and developing employee strengths. Her EVP of Travelex has asked her direct reports to do the assessment and provide feedback.

Developed by a US-based analytics and advisory firm GallupCliftonStrengths, identifies 34 core strengths and provides insights on each.

“Today’s workforce expects organizations to invest in development. Austin Suerentrop, CliftonStrengths Portfolio Manager at Gallup. “Enabling employees to focus on their strengths is one of the most powerful ways an organization can engage and connect with their members of the team, he said.”

Shannon LofdahlPresident and CEO of Travelex, was an EVP who started using CliftonStrengths with his team in 2016.

Lofdahl took the reins with Travelex November 2020By that time, she had been using the CliftonStrengths model on her team for four years. The following year, Lofdahl piloted CliftonStrengths across the Travelex leadership team. In 2022, she implemented the model company-wide.

Lofdahl now describes Travelex as “leading in strength”. All employees take a CliftonStrengths assessment and learn the top five signature themes, and Travelex offers onsite strengths coaching and workshops.

“This approach is positive and proactive, with diversity, equity and inclusion inherently woven into the program,” said Lofdahl. “We focus on what each employee is good at and how we can help Travelex grow and develop not only as a member of the Travelex team, but as a human being.”

click here Learn how Travelex used CliftonStrengths to transform their workplace culture here.

About Travelex Insurance Services

A leading partner in the travel industry for over 25 years, Travelex offers a range of products that help travelers create and protect the moments that matter as they explore the world.

we are part of Zurich A family of global brands and a women-led organization that values ​​diversity. Guided by our values, we are optimistic, compassionate and trustworthy. With positive thinking, determination and solidarity, we bring purpose to life and enable travelers to dream, explore and continue their journey.Click here for details

contact address:
Amy Goldin
Phone: 402 880 7481
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