DISC Workplace Workshop and Team Building
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.
DISC Profile Certified Facilitation
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 and marketing teams. This DISC Profile team 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 clusters. This behavioral learning instrument is a road map to effective interpersonal communications and teamwork and has proven its effectiveness in 40 years of use by more than 80 million people in 94 countries.
DISC Profile Team Workshop San Francisco, CA (In-person and Virtual Offerings)
This Everything DISC profile team training workshop is a comprehensive, workforce development solution that engages every associate—regardless of title, role, or function. It helps participants build more effective and productive relationships at work. Teams learn the value that each individual brings to the workplace and how they can adapt to other communication styles.
The DISC Workplace team training workshop is an engaging, interactive, and fun half-day (3-4 hour) team experience at your organization, San Francisco, CA area hotel, or offsite. Participants receive online pre-work assessments, supplemental training materials, certified expert facilitation, and follow-up tools that personalize the learning experience. Both onsite in-person and live virtual online facilitation team training events are provided.
Virtual Online Option Available
Our virtual live online DISC Workplace team training workshop contains the exact same content as the onsite face-to-face workshop but delivered in a 2-hour, engaging, participatory, fast-paced learning experience. This virtual team training option enables you to continue to train and develop your employees when many of them are working remotely and outside the San Francisco, CA area.
Live video conferencing is easy, cost-efficient and allows teams across locations to meet face-to-face. We use the Zoom platform which allows you to connect with colleagues from anywhere in the world. When you participate in a live DISC Workplace virtual online team training session, we seamlessly share relevant content and bring teams together for a fun, insightful and interactive learning session.
DISC Profile Workshop Training Takeaways:
- Increase self and team awareness
- Improve communication on teams
- Identify strategies to make more meaningful connections
- Enhance team trust
- Learn how to effectively work with difficult personalities
- Identify stress triggers in yourself and others
- Discover how to naturally motivate people
- Reduce tension, solve problems, and increase performance
DISC Workplace Team Training Modules
Module 1: Discovering Your DISC Work Style – Participants discover how DISC styles affect their workplace communication and relationships and explore the priorities that drive them at work.
Module 2: Understanding Other Communication Styles – Participants learn what works for them and what challenges them when working with each DISC style.
Module 3: Building More Effective Relationships – Participants create strategies and an action plan to overcome challenges when working with people of different DISC styles.
Module 4: Building a More Cohesive Team Culture – Participants leverage their discoveries to create team strategies to overcome challenges when working together as a team. Team agreements are discussed on how to more effectively together going forward.
The ‘glue’ to bring this group together
Thank you for presenting an excellent DISC session 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 your breadth of experience and knowledge—as well as such a great facilitator. 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 “takeaways” as well as some thoughtful reflection. Thanks again for your wonderful training! Tammy Skrinski, Christie Neal, Veterans Service Representatives
DISC Facilitator, Certified Coach, Corporate Trainer, San Francisco, CA
Dr. Christopher Meade is a skilled and experienced DISC Personality facilitator, corporate trainer and certified coach. He specializes in training managers and leaders and developing healthy, high-performing teams. Christopher holds a Ph.D. from the University of Idaho in Organizational Learning with a concentration in Leadership. He is a recipient of the CEO Today Management Consulting Award.
He has coached over 10,000+ people and facilitated trainings for 500+ teams/organizations. Some of his clients include Apple, Nike, Microsoft, Google, Starbucks, NFL Detroit Lions, Facebook, Salesforce, Sony PlayStation, Abbott Laboratories, UC Berkeley, Johnson & Johnson, Citibank, Federal Reserve Bank, United Healthcare, Cisco, GameStop, IHG, U.S. Departments of Treasury, Veteran Affairs, Defense, and Commerce, eBay, Instagram, Emory University, US Olympic Committee, and Code.org.
Christopher’s expertise is in connecting with people, leading engaging team trainings, DISC workshops, keynotes, and retreats with corporate and government clients across all industries. Christopher is a former business dean, author, entrepreneur, award-winning MBA professor, executive leadership coach, and motivational keynote speaker. He speaks regularly at conferences, conventions, management retreats, and DISC team-building training events in San Francisco, California and throughout the United States.
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, finance 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 participate 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 are 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.