Here is a great business example of playing on a person’s strengths: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DcY-ArPDZxg.
One of my values is around being positive. It’s great to read an article about leading people who are prepared to give examples of the power of being positive. Here is such an article on Times Online: http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/health/article5432837.ece
Here’s a great description of what coaching offers and reflects the approach I take: http://coacheswithclients.com/gmmvideo/gmm.html