The Base Level:  Two Unique Aspects

The Base Level Report gives you a unique understanding into your natural and supernatural design, providing you an opportunity for greatest clarity of where you are strong, where you are weak, and who you need alongside of you in life and ministry.

Your Supernatural Wiring
  • Spiritual Gifts – How did God uniquely empower you?
  • Team Styles – How do your Gifts function in a team setting?
  • Body Building Roles – How do your Gifts function missionally?

Sample Results from Your Leadership Grip

Your Natural Behavior
  • Areas of Interest – What do you enjoy doing?
  • Usual Behavior – How do you normally operate?
  • Underlying Needs – What do you need to be at your best?
  • Stress Behavior – When your needs aren’t met, what do others see?
  • Your Greatest Strengths – What is your greatest natural strength to be contributed to a team or organization?
  • Action Plan – What can you do with the information you have learned from the report?
  • The Biggest Mistake You Can Make with Me – What are some of the biggest mistakes people can make while working alongside of you?
  • Handling Conflict – How do you approach and resolve conflict most effectively?
  • Relational Disruptors – How may you come across to others as well as how to best identify some action steps to avoid disruption.
  • Time Management – How do you value and use time for yourself and perceive it from others?

Sample Results from Base Level

The Component Level:  Added Depth

In addition to all of the Basic Level elements, you will also receive reports based upon nine components (Behaviors) of Usual Behavior, Underlying Needs, and Stress Behavior. This is an in-dept look at your very core!

FAQ Regarding the Sample Results

How can I interpret the results?

For gaining the most possible insight from your report, it is strongly recommended that you process your information with a trained Grip-Birkman Coach or Trainer.  For more information on finding the best person for your specific needs, please contact Jay Jarboe

Is there additional training available for churches, schools, or businesses?

Definitely! Our trained coaches and trainers provide training sessions which are custom formed to your specific needs.  Through in-depth discussion, we will create a custom event specially tailored to your needs.  Some potential ideas include:  team building, staff development, career planning, and executive team coaching.  The Trainers are skilled professionals excited to meet the specific needs of your church, business, organizations, or school!

Who is the GB Coaches Training for?
  • Leaders of teams, churches (including pastors), and other organizations who want to understand how this tool can build cohesiveness in their teams.
  • Mentors and life coaches who want to use the Grip-Birkman in individual coaching and mentoring.
  • Church leaders who want to use the Grip-Birkman to help church members grow in self-awareness for excellent fit for maximum kingdom impact.
  • Leaders of small groups who want to help their members grow through a deeper understanding of spiritual gifts and other facets of their uniqueness.
  • Leaders in churches who can provide individual coaching and counseling for people.
  • Regional denominational leaders who want to use the Grip-Birkman to help grow people in their regions and help churches grow healthier.
  • Directors of non-profits who are looking for an effective tool to build staff cohesion.
  • Church planter assessors.
  • Teachers, administrators, or guidance counselors who desire to equip and assist students in furthering their life training.
  • Spiritual Formation for first year seminary students.