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 in Santa Barbara, 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, Santa Barbara, 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 Santa Barbara, 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, Santa Barbara, 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 Santa Barbara, CA and throughout the United States.
Santa Barbara, California: “The American Riviera”
I wouldn’t blame you if you mistook Santa Barbara, California for a Mediterranean getaway once you experience the delightfully warm winters and cool summers. Santa Barbara lies between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains with over 90,000 residents flooding the city.
Along with its optimal weather, Santa Barbara has a variety of activities and hot spots to enjoy while staying in the city. Art lovers will have a blast checking out New Noise Music Conference and Festival, Arlington Theatre, Lobero Theatre, Santa Barbara Arts & Crafts Show and the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. This Californian city is all about showcasing nature’s beauty as well. If you’re passing through during the summer, check out the Summer Solstice Parade, Channel Islands National Park, Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Santa Barbara’s Moreton Bay Fig Tree, Gould Park, Rattlesnake Canyon or the Chumash Painted Cave State Historic Park. You could even check out the Santa Barbara Zoo.
Santa Barbara Business Industry
Santa Barbara also has a flourishing economy and booming businesses. Aerospace and defense and tourism and hospitality are the top industries in Santa Barbara. The top employers in the city are the University of California, Santa Barbara; County of Santa Barbara; Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital; Santa Barbara City College; Santa Barbara School Districts; Raytheon; Sansum Clinic; City of Santa Barbara; United States Postal Service and Santa Barbara Bank and Trust.
The DiSC Personality Profile training workshops and seminars are used in many Santa Barbara 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.
Santa Barbara Education and Universities
This beautiful city is also home to some incredible universities and colleges to study at. A few great ones are the University of California, Santa Barbara; Westmont College; Antioch University; Santa Barbara City College; Brooks Institute of Photography; Pual Mitchell the School – Santa Barbara; Santa Barbara Business College and Music Academy of the West. The DiSC Profile assessment and training are taking place in many of our local universities and colleges in the Santa Barbara, CA area helping students discover their unique communication and work style preferences.
Santa Barbara Hotels, Hospitality, and Fun
If you’re traveling to Santa Barbara for an event or conference, the city has lots of event centers to hold your convention at. Next time you’re passing through try looking up a few of these: Butler Event Center; Cabrillo Pavillion Arts Center; Westmont College; St. Mary’s Retreat House and La Casa de Maria Retreat & Conference Center.
Santa Barbara also has comfortable and affordable accommodations whether you’re staying for the weekend or longer before or after your conference. Some great hotel options are Harbor View Inn; The Fess Parker, A DoubleTree by Hilton Resort; Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara; Hotel Milo Santa Barbara; West Beach Inn; Canary, A Kimpton Hotel; Ramada Limited Santa Barbara and Brisas Del Mar, Inn at the Beach.
Soak up the sun and enjoy the beauty of this beautiful city! Dr. Chris Meade is DiSC Profile facilitator and trainer. He leads and facilitates DiSC training seminars and workshops in Santa Barbara, California.