DiSC Profile Workshop Facilitation in San Francisco, CA.
DiSC Facilitator, Corporate Trainer, Certified Coach – Chris Meade, PhD | San Francisco, California
The DiSC Personality Profile facilitated training workshop focuses on developing greater self-awareness and stronger people skills. All things equal, having stronger relational skills and emotional intelligence advances people in their organization faster and sets them apart from others in their professional careers. This high-quality DiSC Profile training seminar is facilitated in workshop style, and is targeted for newly formed teams, management training, team development, leadership training, and sales/marketing teams. The DiSC Personality Profile training workshop can be done in a 3-4 hour or 6-8 hour time block at your organization, a San Francisco area hotel or offsite.
(Each additional hour of training allows you to go deeper into the DiSC application and address other work place dynamics besides effective communication, such as: conflict management and resolution, effectively reading your customer and co-workers, developing a healthy team culture, motivating others who have different work style preferences and goals, effective selling approaches, etc. These one-hour modules can be added on to the core workshop).
DiSC Profile Workshop & Team Building in San Francisco, California:
This DiSC Profile workshop begins with a short but powerful online assessment based on the DiSC Dimensions of Behavior Model, which groups behavioral responses into four work-style dimensions or clusters. This behavioral learning instrument is a road map to effective interpersonal communications and teamwork and has proven its effectiveness in 30 years of use by more than 40 million people in 84 countries. Each participant is furnished with insightful handouts during this engaging seminar.
DiSC Profile Workshop Training Takeaways:
- Improve communication on teams
- Resolve personal and teams conflicts
- Understand the four main communication work-styles
- Increase self and team awareness
- Enhance team performance
- Learn how to manage difficult personalities
- Increase sales by adjusting selling strategies
- Discover how to naturally motivate people
- Improve customer service
DiSC Profile Develops Skills In:
- Team building
- Frontline Management
- Sales and Marketing
- Conflict Management/Resolution
- Effective Communication
- Emotional Intelligence
The ‘glue’ to bring this group together
Thank you for presenting an excellent session on the DiSC Leadership to the Ohio University Health Policy Fellowship Class. The Fellows were unanimous in rating you and your session as the highest rated session of the weekend. They commented on how impressed they were that you were attuned to them to the point that you organized the session based on their interests and goals—the gold standard for an effective educator. We are grateful to have the opportunity to work with someone with you breadth of experience and knowledge—as well as such a great facilitator. The insight the Fellows gained will help mold them into an effective team. Thanks for providing the ‘glue’ to bring this group together. We’ll be back and would love to have the opportunity to work with you again. Nancy Cooper – Fellowship Coordinator, Ohio University
Very positive experience
The DiSC training experience was very positive for us because you had such great insights. It was an enriching experience learning about ourselves as well as others on our team. We appreciated the way you created an active learning environment. We highly recommend this training for other employers and their employees. Your DiSC workshop was an incredible learning experience and we had a lot of “take aways” as well as some thoughtful reflection. We appreciate your openness and passion. Thanks again for your wonderful training! Tammy Skrinski, Christie Neal – Veterans Service Representatives
DiSC Profile Facilitator, Certified Coach, Corporate Trainer San Francisco, CA
Dr. Christopher Meade is a skilled and experienced DiSC Personality Profile facilitator, corporate trainer and certified coach. He specializes in training managers and developing healthy, high-performing teams. He has coached over 1,000+ people through their DiSC Profile results and facilitated trainings for a 100+ teams/organizations. Some of his recent clients include: Nike, Microsoft, Salesforce, Walmart eCommerce, U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, Ohio University and the Department of Health and Human Services. Chris’ expertise is in front of the room leading team trainings, DiSC workshops, keynotes, and management retreats with corporate and government clients across all industries. Chris is also an author, entrepreneur, MBA professor, executive leadership coach, corporate trainer, and a motivational keynote speaker. He speaks regularly at conferences, conventions, management retreats, and DiSC team-building training events in the San Francisco, CA area and throughout the United States and China.
San Francisco, California: “The City by the Bay,” “Fog City and 2014 World Series- Giants”
Right on the West Coast and on the San Francisco Peninsula lies San Francisco, California, home to more than 837,000 residents. San Francisco is the second most densely populated prime American city. The climate in this Bay City is optimal, cool summers and mild winters. San Francisco is an extremely diverse city and is nestled among Oakland, Albany, Berkeley, and Richmond, California.
San Francisco Business Industry
San Francisco’s industry mainly revolves around medical science, financial and technology sectors. It has a labor force approaching 500,00 people. The top employers in the city are the City and County of San Francisco, University of California, San Francisco, Kaiser Permanente, Salesforce.com, University of California, Berkeley, State of California, Wells Fargo Bank, Safeway Inc., Stanford University, U.S. Postal Service, Contra Costa County, and the San Francisco Unified School District. As well, Starbucks Coffee Co., Twitter Inc., Google Inc., Dropbox Inc., Intuit Inc., Lucasfilm Ltd., Uber Technologies, Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLP, Zynga Inc., Aramino Accounting, Adobe Systems, Inc., Macys.com, Dolby Laboratories, Zendesk, Yelp Inc., Pinterest, Autodesk, Inc., Visa, LinkedIn Corp., Paypal, Advent Software, Newmark Cornish & Carey, DTZ, Airbnb Inc., StubHub Inc., Square, Riverbed Technology Inc., Cisco Systems Inc., Lending Club ,Yahoo Inc., and Splunk Inc.
San Francisco is also home to some wonderful mid-sized companies that are doing great work in the city such as Travelzoo, Cornerstone OnDemand, AppDynamics, Arista Networks, Zillow, Lithium Technologies and PRO Unlimited. Others include: SpearMC Consulting, Emerge Digital Group, Back to the Roots, Massdrop, Twilio, AdRoll and Capstone Technology Resources. San Francisco is also a hub for booming entrepreneurial incubators, hatcheries and accelerators such as Plug and Play Tech Center, Impact Hub SF, Share Exchange/Local Works, Y Combinator, and RocketSpace.
The DiSC Personality Profile training workshops and seminars are used in many San Francisco businesses as a corporate training event or for a professional development component. Some use it as a talent management strategy for developing and investing in their workforce. Most use DiSC facilitators, coaches and/or certified trainers in corporate staff retreats and team building events to make the experience more powerful and applicable as well as let other senior managers not have to lead the event but get to participant with their bay area teams.
San Francisco Education and Universities
San Francisco is home to scores of great schools such as San Francisco State University, University of San Francisco, University of California, San Francisco, Golden Gate University, San Francisco Art Institute, California College of the Arts, Academy of Art University, Saybrook University, New Charter University, Olivet University, New College of California, Stanford University, Hearld college, Hult International Business School, San Francisco Law School, Presidio Graduate School, and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. The DiSC Profile assessment and training is taking place in many of our local universities and colleges in the San Francisco, CA area helping students discover their unique communication and work style preferences.
San Francisco Hotels, Hospitality and Fun
This city is definitely an exciting one! One of my favorite things about the city is the famous triathlon that is hosted there called, “Swim with the Sharks,” which consists of a swim from Alcatraz Island, biking the hills of the city and running over Golden Gate Bridge. San Fran is also home to the iconic Fisherman’s Wharf, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Morrison Planetarium, Steinhart Aquarium and many more theaters and performing arts centers. It’s also the prime location to go boating, sailing, windsurfing, kite-sailing, cycling, taking a trip to the beach or exploring expansive Chinatown.
Some wonderful conference centers that the city offers are Moscone Center, Mission Bay Conference Center, West Bay Conference Center, and South San Francisco Conference Center. While you’re in town for your conference, San Francisco provides a variety of accommodations ranging from traditional to eclectic, such as the Hotel Drisco, The Inn at Union Square, Suites at Fisherman’s Wharf, Fairmont Heritage Place, Ghirardelli Square, and The Orchard Hotel.
Make sure to bring a camera to capture all of the beautiful and iconic spots in San Francisco and congratulations to the home of the 2014 World Series Champions. Go Giants! Dr. Chris Meade is DiSC Profile facilitator and trainer. He leads DiSC training seminars and workshops in San Francisco, California.