Wise Insights - Accelerate Results

Are you ready to transform yourself and team today with Everything DiSC®?

About Us

Dave Bates - Everything DiSC Authorized Partner
Dave Bates - Everything DiSC Authorized Partner

Wise Insights is a management consulting firm dedicated to helping business leaders tune their teams for the results they want. We collaborate to clarify your vision, align your teams, and communicate effectively in order to accelerate achievement of your goals.

We believe business leaders who have a clear vision and align their team will be more successful in achieving their goals than those who don't.

We've found that leaders often feel they're being clear but are struggling to meet their goals because their teams aren't delivering results fast enough.

We work with leaders to uncover and resolve issues that stand in the way of team alignment leading to stable, sustainable growth.

We do this with a blend of coaching techniques, consulting services, and a focus on improving communication skills.

Our Solutions

  • Everything DiSC Workplace® Profile

    Wouldn't going to work be more pleasant and energizing if everyone understood you better? What if you could quickly learn to adjust to others? Now there's a way you can learn to do it!

    • Discover your own DiSC® style: recognize the priorities, motivators, and stress triggers that shape your workplace experience.

    • Explore other styles: understand the differences and similarities among the DiSC styles

    • Identify strategies to make more meaningful connections with colleagues of various styles and work more effectively to reduce tension, solve problems, and contribute positively to your organization

    Complete an easy, online assessment and receive a 20-page report about your preferences in the workplace! You can explore the priorities that drive you and identify 3 key strategy for increasing your effectiveness in working with people who have different styles.

    Combine the report with optional individual or team coaching for even more ways to improve!

  • Everything DiSC® Workplace Workshop

    Take your team experience to the next level with a half- or full-day Everything DiSC® Workplace Workshop!

    Each member of your team will complete the profile assessment in advance. Then, we'll gather together at a location you pick to walk through engaging videos, activities, and other lively discussion focused on valuing the diversity of our personalities and preferences.

    • Discover your DiSC style
    • Understanding other Styles
    • Build more effective relationships
    • People reading
    • Comparison reports

  • Everything DiSC® Work of Leaders Profile

    Leadership is a key factor in your team's success. Effective leaders know their preferences and tendencies. They understand how these preferences help, or sometimes hurt, their ability to create a vision, build alignment, and champion execution.

    Complete an easy, online assessment and receive a 23-page, leader-specific report. You'll see how your tendencies influence how aligned you are with key leadership practices in nine different dimensions ranging from exploration and dialog to clarity and feedback. With 18 different behavioral continua, you'll be ready to dig into specific steps you can take to strengthen your grasp on the essential best practices of leadership.

    Combine the report with optional individual or team coaching for even more ways to improve! We also offer workshops that help your entire team focus on developing the critical skills in the Work of Leaders!

  • Everything DiSC® Work of Leaders Workshop

    Wouldn't your leadership team meetings be more effective and efficient if everyone had a shared understanding of a unified leadership model? What could you accomplish with even a small improvement in your team's ability to cast vision, align the team, and execute well?

    Each member of your team will complete the Work of Leaders profile assessment in advance. Then, we'll gather for a full-day workshop at a location you pick. We'll walk through engaging videos, activities, and other lively discussion focused on helping leaders understand their own styles and how those influence their effectiveness in specific leadership situations.

    • Recognize your priorities and tendencies
    • Explore how to leverage strengths and overcome challenges
    • Improve leadership effectiveness

  • Additional Everything DiSC® Profiles

    In addition to Everything DiSC Workplace and Work of Leaders, we offer the full suite of Everything DiSC® profiles including:

    • Management Profile
    • Productive Conflict Profile
    • 363 For Leaders (a safe way to receive constructive feedback)
    • Sales Profile

    We're happy to offer additional services through the Wiley program that you can't get anywhere else. These include:

    • access to the Wiley MyEverythingDiSC portal where you can compare your DiSC style with anyone else who has taken a Wiley Everything DiSC® assessment!

    • The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team® powered by Everything DiSC or MBTI. You can quantify trust, conflict, commitment, accountability, and results on your team. The helpful tool sheds new light on your overall team's behavioral preferences and combines key feedback points for each of the Five Behaviors.

Everything DiSC® Certification

Choose your learning format:

Everything DiSC Workplace® Certification

Online

Everything DiSC Workplace Certification is your best resource to gain foundational knowledge and tools for facilitating Everything DiSC. Designed with your busy schedule in mind, this online course gives you the flexibility of self-paced learning, paired with live-collaborative sessions led by Wiley’s expert trainers.

Increase your confidence and competence in delivering Everything DiSC Workplace in your organization. This course offers rigorous new content on the principles of the DiSC® model and the supporting research. During the live sessions, you will practice facilitating small groups and explore challenging scenarios that could arise during workshops. You’ll also learn how to keep Everything DiSC alive within your organization by creating a culture of DiSC and explore MyEverythingDiSC, the mobile-friendly, interactive learning portal that is exclusive to Everything DiSC.

This program Includes:

  • Four modules of self-directed and live collaborative learning (each requiring three to five hours of time per week), conducted over a four week period
  • Active knowledge checks to help participants assess how well they understand the content and to improve learning and retention
  • Final Certification exam (self-directed/graded activity)

Start your journey toward building your confidence and competence in effectively delivering Everything DiSC Workplace!

Upcoming Classes

  • October 22 – November 22, 2018

    Live session each Monday from 10:00 – 11:30am CT
  • November 20 – December 18, 2018

    Live session each Tuesday from 10:00 – 11:30am CT
  • November 20 – December 18, 2018

    Live session each Tuesday from 2:00 – 3:30pm CT
Take the next step!
Workplace Certification

Everything DiSC® Certification

In Person

This intensive in-person course provides group learning and collaborative activities to guide you in exploring all the Everything DiSC Profiles including Workplace, Management, Sales, Work of Leaders, and the Everything DiSC 363 for Leaders.

  • Experience the Everything DiSC assessment process and receive personalized profiles.
  • Deepen your expertise about the theory and research behind Everything DiSC, including how to use the research to address common questions from your participants.
  • Get a high-level overview of the tools available in the Everything DiSC facilitation materials and apply them to real-world scenarios.

Upcoming Classes

  • November 13 – November 14, 2018

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • December 12 – December 13, 2018

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Copenhagen
  • January 08 – January 09, 2019

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • February 12 – February 13, 2019

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • March 05 – March 06, 2019

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • April 02 – April 03, 2019

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • May 21 – May 22, 2019

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
Take the next step!
Workplace Certification

Featured Skills

  • Leadership Development
  • Executive Coaching
  • Operations Consulting
  • Teambuilding
  • Strategic Planning
  • Communications
  • D style

    People with this style are direct. They're outspoken with their opinions and aren't afraid to be forceful.

    C style

    People with this style take a logical, systematic approach to their work and pride themselves on accuracy.

  • i style

    People with this style are bold and driven. They describe themselves as risk-takers and like to be at the center of the action.

    S style

    People with this style are gentle and accommodating. They are patient with mistakes and very considerate of feelings.

  • D style

    People with this style are direct. They're outspoken with their opinions and aren't afraid to be forceful.

    i style

    People with this style are bold and driven. They describe themselves as risk-takers and like to be at the center of the action.

  • S style

    People with this style are gentle and accommodating. They are patient with mistakes and very considerate of feelings.

    C style

    People with this style take a logical, systematic approach to their work and pride themselves on accuracy.

Credentials

  • Everything DiSC® Authorized Partner
  • Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team® Authorized Partner