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 Clara, 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 Clara, 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 Clara, 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 Clara, 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 Clara, CA and throughout the United States.
Santa Clara, California: “The Mission City” or “All-America City”
Santa Clara, CA is nestled in the heart of Silicon Valley and is famous for its Mission Santa Clara, and the presence of several high tech corporations. The city of about 126,000 people is punctuated with 19 mi² of tree-lined neighborhoods, thriving businesses, and bustling shopping centers. According to The Centrum® Healthiest Cities report, Santa Clara, CA is one of the healthiest cities in the U.S. The median age is a tad above 34, with Asian (39%) and white people (35%) constituting the largest demographic cohort. Also, the median household income of $110,110 is substantially more than the State average of $67,739. Moreover, as of 2016, the per capita income is $47,046.
Interesting City Facts
The city is synonymous with Silicon Valley today. However, back in the day, it was known for its fruit production. The land hoisted with concrete structures and expressways was once ornamented with orchards. Moreover, Santa Clara, CA, is home to the NFC West Division football team San Francisco 49ers, and since 2014, Levi’s Stadium is the official base of team training and NFL matches. Additionally, the city is renowned for its state of the art Santa Clara swim club and International swim center.
Businesses Landscape in Santa Clara, CA
Due to the presence of innovative infrastructure, low utility rates (courtesy owning Silicon Valley Power), and rapid development more than 12,000 businesses are present in the city to find their mission. The city of Santa Clara is a melting pot of technology and technological innovation. It is because minimal business license fees, coupled with the one-stop Permit Center is enabling organizations to thrive in a progressive ambiance. Most all of today’s business is done in high-performing teams and the Everything DISC profile assessment helps teams get better and build more trust.
Top Santa Clara, CA Businesses
The city’s unemployment rate is 3.7% against a U.S. avg. of 5.2%. As per the City’s 2016 Financial Report, the top employers in Santa Clara, CA are Applied Materials, Intel, California’s Great America, Avaya Inc., Santa Clara City Hall, EMC Corporation, Macy’s, Santa Clara University, ON Semiconductor, and LSA Global. We have trained many leaders and managers in the Santa Clara area with DISC profile and assessment team training events and other team-building events.
Top Places To Work In Santa Clara
Some of the top places to work in Santa Clara, CA are NVIDIA, Marvell Semiconductor, Oracle, Sun Microsystems. Meanwhile, the following are the fastest growing companies in Santa Clara, Hitachi Vantara, Alto Networks, Droisys, iCracked, and ServiceNow.
Education and Universities
The public schools in Santa Clara commit $15,355 per student, compared to the national average of $12,383. The city is served by the Santa Clara Unified School District and is home to 19 K–8, elementary, and high schools such as Bowers elementary school, Wilcox High School, and Buchser Middle School. Moreover, Golden State Baptist College and Mission College offer higher education facilities. However, the most venerated educational facility of the city, Santa Clara University, is also the State’s oldest private institution. It was founded in 1851 and offers higher learning at individual and team training level in the modern and historic architecture. Many Santa Clara colleges and universities career centers and business classes use DISC profile assessment in their course material as well as the DISC profile personality assessment team training events for staff at team-building events. Most MBA programs today use the DISC profile and DISC assessments in their leadership and management courses.
According to TripAdvisor, HYATT House Santa Clara is the top spot to stay in Santa Clara, CA, as it is merely a couple of miles away from the Great America Theme Park, and the famed Levi’s Stadium. The former is a 100-acre theme park with water attractions, live entertainment & food courts, while the latter is a stadium that can seat 68,000 people (The 49ers outlayed $1.3 billion building it). Moreover, the Intel Museum offers exhibitions about technological milestones such as the making of the silicon chip, while the Triton Museum of Art promotes an expanded array of contemporary California art. Lastly, head to The Halford, Woodhams Sports Lounge, or Evolution Bar & Cafe to have a fun time dining, and drinking in Santa Clara, CA.
Dr. Christopher Meade facilitates the Everything DISC profile assessment team training workshops in the Santa Clara, CA area. He also facilitates DISC Management team training, DISC Customer Service training, DISC Sales training, DISC Work of Leaders Training, and DISC Work place Communication workshops and team training.