Friday, November 10, 2006

DiSC Personalities of Famous People/Characters

DiSC provides a nonjudgmental language for exploring behavioral issues across four primary dimensions. Below is a description of the 4 behavioral styles and famous people that fit into each one. 

Dominance: Direct and Decisive. D's are strong-willed, strong-minded people who like accepting challenges, taking action, and getting immediate results.
  • Hilary Clinton
  • Robert DeNiro
  • Michael Jordan
  • Scarlett O'Hara
  • Jerry Seinfeld
  • Barbara Walters
Influence: Optimistic and Outgoing. I's are "people people" who like participating on teams, sharing ideas, and energizing and entertaining others.
  • Andre Agassi
  • Tony Danza
  • Richard Prior
  • Will Smith
  • Robin Williams
  • Oprah Winfrey
Steadiness: Sympathetic and Cooperative. S's are helpful people who like working behind the scenes, performing in consistent and predictable ways, and being good listeners.
  • Charlie Brown
  • Barbara Bush
  • Jimmy Carter
  • Ted Danson
  • John Denver
  • Michael J Fox
Conscientiousness: Concerned and Correct. C's are sticklers for quality and like planning ahead, employing systematic approaches, and checking and re-checking for accuracy.
  • Tom Brokaw
  • Colombo
  • Kevin Costner
  • Bill Gates
  • Allen Greenspan
  • Diane Sawyer

Friday, November 03, 2006

DiSC Facilitator Materials

Organizations that use the DiSC profile often incorporate the reports into one of their training classes or present DiSC as a stand alone course. While discussing DiSC with your group is beneficial, companies get a lot more out of the profile if they apply the proper training. The Everything DiSC System is the most powerful tool ever built to help you succeed with DiSC. It contains ready-made modules and course outlines that help you create simple, effective DiSC Profile training right out of the box. The DVD includes over 68 segments that clearly illustrate DiSC Profile styles, effective and ineffective communication in team and individual settings. The Everything DiSC Kit comes with:
  • Leader's Guide including: DiSC Theory, Resource Guides, 11 Insight Modules, 8 Course Outlines and Fully Scripted Seminar
  • PowerPoint Presentations with Corresponding Handouts
  • DVD Video Segments (Integrates with PowerPoint but can also be played separately)
  • Tutorial for Building and Customizing the DiSC Training PowerPoint
  • Sample Reports of all Online DiSC Profiles and Group Reports
  • QuikDiSC® Card Game
  • 10 Everything DiSC People-Reading Guides