Elviera studied graphic and web design (2004-2005) and initially started off as a freelance graphic and web designer. From there she went to Miami, USA (2010-2011), attended CCL photo college, worked as a photographer on board a passenger cruise ship and then a print shop technician. This experience offered several learning opportunities (Crew Training Center) and life experiences that tickled her interest in human behaviour.
Returning to SA she was introduced to StrengthsFinder and received coaching based on her own Strengths.
She was intrigued by this and decided to also become a StrengthsFinder coach. End 2011 she went for training and became an Associate Strengths Coach. She coached many people over the years and decided to enroll and become a Specialist Coach during 2015.
As an entrepreneur, she also enjoys equipping start-up companies, entrepreneurs or improving existing organizations specifically to increase their sales through creating a marketing strategy, rethinking how to package & present their product or service, also building Strengths (talent) based teams for increased engagement and higher productivity.
Elviera’s talents of Individualization, Significance and Restorative gives her an advantage in the sense that she naturally draws out the best in others and can match jobs to individuals instinctively. She is an independent spirit with talents so unique her work adds significance to others and the world at large. As a Restorative, she is able to assist as you as build your CV and identify marketing points for your talents, skills and capabilities.
Her talent of Individualization allows her to customize how she works with each individual in order to get the best results.
In her spare time, she plays piano, sings and also enjoys networking and learning new things.