Everything DiSC Workplace: How Self-Knowledge Can Improve Team Work

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To succeed in the workplace, you have to know your own weaknesses and your own strengths. It is only by self-awareness that you can achieve self-improvement, and work to compensate for your own weaknesses. If you are looking for a way to improve the overall effectiveness of your team, this is a great way to start.

How the DiSC Model Works for Your Team

As anyone who has ever worked on a team knows, successful and effective communication between team members is vital for the team’s success. The way we communicate affects how we resolve conflict, develop creative ideas, and complete tasks. Creating successful communication among your team members is essential to boosting workplace productivity.

With DiSC for the workplace, your employees will learn how to communicate by understanding their own tendencies. On an individual level, your team members will achieve a more nuanced understanding of how they respond to conflict, what motivates them, and how they deal with problems and increased stress. This will in turn lead to better team engagement and less conflict.

How Will the DiSC Model Improve My Team’s Communication Ability?

The DiSC model will assist your team’s understanding of their individual personality traits and how these traits affect the way they react in times of conflict, collaboration, and so on. The DiSC assessment model is founded on the premise that there are four basic qualities that define each business team member:

  • Dominance
  • Influence
  • Steadiness
  • Conscientiousness

Each style has both weaknesses and strengths – there is no hierarchy among these qualities. As we have mentioned before, everyone is a leader at different times. By increasing your team’s self-knowledge, you are paving the way for understanding of when it is time for them to step into the leadership role, take initiative, or make space for other understandings of the situation.

As a manager, you will be better situated to assist your employees with their role when you have a nuanced understanding of their disposition and inherent motivations. With our online and classroom learning approach and facilitated approach to self-understanding, you and your employees will be poised to communicate and innovate more effectively than ever before.

 

Written By Rochelle Rae

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