DiSC Profile Workshop Facilitation in Chicago, Illinois.
DiSC Facilitator, Corporate Trainer, Certified Coach - Chris Meade, PhD | Chicago, Illinois
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 Chicago 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 Chicago, Illinois:
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 in Chicago, Illinois
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, staff retreats, and DiSC team-building training events in the Chicago area and throughout the United States and China.
Chicago, Illinois: “The Windy City”
The blustery city of Chicago, Illinois, the USA’s third largest city, is settled on the Southwestern shores of Lake Michigan. It lies right next to the Chicago River and the Calumet River with a stunning population of over 2,600,000 residents. Some of its neighbors are Oak Park, Forest Park and Melrose Park, Illinois.
Chicago is known for its exceptionally balanced economy and has the third largest metropolitan gross in the United States. The key industries in the area are manufacturing, printing and publishing, finance and insurance and food processing. The city’s top employers are Fuhu, Quest Nutrition, Reliant Asset Management, Superfish, Acacia Vacasa, Go Energies, Minute Key, Sainstore, The HCI Group, Dynamic Dental Partners Group and Aseptia.
Some of the thriving younger businesses are bethie b., Belmont Barbershop, CONE, The Doughnut Vault, Emporium, Flowers For Dreams, Furnishly, JoJo & Sofia, Madame Zuzu’s, Red Frog Events and Salvage One. Chicago is a multicultural and diverse city with a buzzing nightlife and eclectic selection of restaurants. The city offers thriving performing and fine arts, museums and great shopping. While you’re there, check out the Lincoln Park Zoo or the Navy Pier. You could stop and wander through one of Chicago’s many beautiful parks with a Chicago-style hot dog or slice of deep-dish pizza.
Chicago is well known is the sports world as it is home to several professional teams such as the Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Bears, Chicago Cardinals, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Fire and Chicago Sky. Chicago has a fantastic selection of universities in the area, as well. Some of the top universities are University of Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago, DePaul University, Loyola University Chicago, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago State University, Northeastern University, Roosevelt University and Moody Bible Institute.
The DiSC Profile assessment and training is taking place in many of our local universities and colleges in the Chicago, Illinois area helping students discover their unique communication and work style preferences.
If you’re hosting or attending a conference/event in Chicago, the city has great convention centers to choose from. Try checking out McCormick Place, AMA Chicago Executive Conference Center, Summit Executive Center, Skokie Banquet & Conference Center, Chicago Cenacle Retreat & Conference Center and Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.
Whether you’re staying for a weekend or an extended period of time, Chicago has accommodation that fits your budget. Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile, Conrad Chicago, Hampton Inn & Suites, The Palmer House Hilton, Sofitel Chicago Water Tower, Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Residence Inn Chicago Downtown, Kinzie Hotel and River Hotel are some of the best ones to choose from. Enjoy your time in the Chicago, Illinois and don’t forget your windbreaker!
Dr. Chris Meade is DiSC Profile facilitator and trainer. He leads DiSC training seminars and workshops in the Chicago, Illinois area.