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Potential Analysis / Status Analysis

A Potential Analysis or Status Analysis ...

  • forms an effective foundation for the individual and goal-oriented development of both prospective and experienced managers.
  • points out strengths and potential areas for development.
  • serves to help individuals find orientation in planning their career (“setting a course”).
  • can be used as a tool for strategic succession planning (talent management).


  • Position- and skill-specific tasks and exercises (case studies, presentations, staff appraisals, etc.)
  • Use of scientifically validated tools (concentration/intelligence tests, personality inventory, etc.)

What We Offer

  • Development of a personalized potential/location analysis oriented to the challenges of the position.
  • Development – where applicable – of a competency model to form the basis of analysis. Alternatively, the company’s own internal competency model can be adopted instead.
  • If required, the analysis can be carried out with the involvement of internal company observers.
  • Creation of a customized report for the feedback of results and the derivation of development measures.

Location & approach

Coming from the west: B 1, exit Dortmund-Mitte (WDR/ZVS), then twice right on Wittekindstraße. At the trafic light straight ahead. First road on the right (Querstraße), which lead onto Hohe Straße. Turn right. After next trafic light pass the subway station and then turn right to the Zentrum für Weiterbildung (signposted).

Attention: Do not drive into the underpass!


Coming from the east: B 1, exit Ruhrallee (B 54) direction Dortmund-Mitte/Lünen until the next trafic light. Turn left into Markgrafenstraße. Drive Markgrafenstraße straight ahead until the trafic light at Hohe Straße. Turn left and pass the subway station and then turn right to the Zentrum für Weiterbildung (signposted).

Attention: Do not drive into the underpass!

The closest subway stations are Polizeipräsidium and Westfalenhallen. Both can be reached by the subway line U45/U46. There is also a bus stop (bus 450) at Westfalenhallen.

From Dortmund Airport you can take the AirportExpress to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof (central station, 20 minutes). From there you can reach us via the subway U45 to Westfalenhallen. Exit at Westfalenhallen. You can also travel by train from Dusseldorf Airport to Dortmund Hauptbahnhof.

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The facilities of TU Dortmund University are spread over two campuses, the larger Campus North and the smaller Campus South. Additionally, some areas of the university are located in the adjacent "Technologiepark".

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