Frederica Peterson

Build high performing teams with Everything DiSC®.

About Us

Frederica A. Peterson,  Principal and certified executive coach
Everything DiSC leadership expert Frederica Peterson

Feel like you have reached a plateau in your leadership effectiveness? Want your team to execute at a higher level of performance and engagement in highly volatile marketplace? Need a solution to help build a stronger, more cohesive team that is laser focused on results? Does this feel like just a notion? It is possible. I am a leadership consultant, coach, trainer and award-winning author with a passion for leadership effectiveness. One thing I know is leadership is at the heart of team performance.

After 20+ years of success developing leaders and building and leading high performing teams I understand how to drive performance. Leveraging all my years of leadership experience with Everything DiSC allows me to bring viable and sustainable solutions to my clients that result in building greater leadership capacity and more highly engaged, results focused teams.

Getting a fresh perspective on your business and team potential can make the difference from surviving to thriving. I collaborate with my clients to identify the Everything DiSC program that will help them achieve their goals. I build strong alliances with my clients by sitting down with the leaders to understand their business, team dynamics and performance goals. Using the comprehensive DiSC assessment reporting tools, I am able to deliver the right development solutions to meet the unique needs of my clients.

Two Minute Talk for Own the Room: "Get Over Yourself"
Leading through Disruption: Control vs. Trust

Testimonials For Frederica Peterson

  • "We wanted to extend a heartfelt thank you for the Successfully Managing People training you conducted for the HPD’s Director and Deputy Directors. The managers who participated came away from the training with a renewed sense of energy and purpose..."

    Kim Darga, Associate Commissioner, Preservation – NYC Dept. of Housing, Preservation and Development Brendan McBride, Associate Commissioner, New Construction - NYC Dept. of Housing, Preservation & Dev
  • Frederica is an incredibly professional instructor who knows how to reach students of all experience levels. She makes the material engaging and successfully communicates the subject matter in a passionate and effective manner. My course was made that much better by having Frederica as the instructor.

    Michael Foley – Sr. Manager, Marketing and Sales Strategy, USA Today Sports Media Group
  • Frederica speaks from the heart, and uses examples from her own life in her presentations. She knows how to interactively bring the group into the process. ...If one has the opportunity to see Frederica present, I would recommend they make the time to attend, or book her for their group.

    Tony Calabrese – Owner, Absolute Transitions, LLC
  • "Frederica is an extremely charismatic presenter and has a great command of the room...I was most impressed by her ability to change gears at the drop of a hat and manage many personalities...she was great at facilitating dialogue between team members, helping them work as a unit and stimulating collaboration. We would love to have her back again!

    Elissa Reitz – Training Manager at The Plastek Group
  • Frederica organized a day-long session on executive presence during the Leadership Development Program I participated last month. She was very knowledgeable on the topic, actively engaging with the class and was able to fine-tune the delivery on-the-go based on the experience levels and intellectual capability of the class.

    Santosh Sabramanian, Master Data Director – Enterprise Analytics Honeywell, Bengaluru Area, India

Solutions

  • Everything DiSC® Agile EQ™

    Sometimes our instinctive behaviors can sabotage the impact we have on our team, which is why it is important to understand what drives our behaviors. Everything DiSC® Agile EQ™ teaches you how to read the emotional and interpersonal needs of a situation and respond accordingly.

    Everything DiSC® Agile EQ™ focuses on three vital areas: Discovering your DiSC style. Understanding your EQ strengths and recognizing your EQ potential. How to customize strategies to build your agility.

    Everything DiSC® Agile EQ™ combines engaging facilitation (virtual or in person) with online pre-work and follow-up tools, to create a personalized learning experience. This DiSC-based agility training is easily customizable to meet your organization’s needs.

  • Everything DiSC® Management

    Everything DiSC® Management helps leaders learn how their management style influences how they manage time, make decisions, approach problems, and what they need to do to adapt to the styles of others to bring out the best in each and every employee in their charge.

    Everything DiSC® Management focuses on 5 areas of competency: Understanding DiSC® styles. Directing and delegating others. Creating a motivating environment. Developing others with different styles and identifying strategies for working more effectively with managers.

    Everything DiSC® Management is an instructor led program (virtual or in-person) that uses pre-work, engaging facilitation and follow up tools for a personalized learning experience. Everything DiSC® Management is easily customizable to meet your needs.

    Videos

    Everything DiSC® Management: Introduction
  • Everything DiSC Work of Leaders®

    Everything DiSC Work of Leaders® increases leadership impact and effectiveness by laying out a clear path to help leaders at all levels make the connection between their DiSC® style and leadership.

    Everything DiSC Work of Leaders® focuses on three vital areas: Recognizing the priorities and tendencies, based on your own DiSC style, that shape your approach to leadership. How to play to your strengths and overcome challenges to improve your leadership effectiveness; and identifying strategies to develop the behaviors that will get you results.

    Everything DiSC Work of Leaders® is an all-inclusive classroom (virtual or in-person) and online program that uses pre-work, engaging facilitation and follow up tools for a personalized learning experience. Everything DiSC Work of Leaders® is easily customizable to meet your needs.

    Videos

    Everything DiSC Work of Leaders®: Introduction
  • Leadership Consulting

    After many years of developing leaders and building and leading high performance teams I am leveraging all of my experience to help leaders of small to medium size corporations sharpen their leadership skills and build high performing teams.

    Getting a fresh perspective on your business and team potential can make the difference from surviving to thriving. I build a strong alliance with my clients to achieve the best outcomes by sitting down with the leaders to understand the business, team dynamics and performance goals. Using a diagnostic approach, I am able to deliver the right development solutions to meet the unique needs of the business.

  • Executive Coaching

    Leadership is at the heart of team performance. My passion and specialty is team performance coaching for leaders because a leader is only as strong as the team they lead. I have been coaching leaders at all levels for 20+ years. In 2015 I was honored with an Assembly Resolution from the State of NJ recognizing my contributions to the coaching field. My professional leadership coach certification status is recognized by the International Coaching Federation.

  • Executive Trainer / Professional Speaker

    I have been delivering workshops and keynotes in person and online for over 25 years. I lead large scale sales and customer service learning teams for close 15 years. As a freelance facilitator I have developed a reputation as a subject matter expert in the field of leadership development having the honor of presenting, training and coaching for some of the most prestigious organizations in the country such as CNN, NASA, Honeywell and Facebook. I am currently a faculty member of the American Management Association.

Showcases

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Featured Skills

  • Executive Coaching
  • Public Speaking
  • Leadership Consulting
  • Teamwork Optimization
  • Leadership Development
  • Training Facilitation
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Strategic Planning
  • Organizational Development
  • Executive Level Training

Credentials

  • 5 Behaviors of a Cohesive Team Authorized Partner
  • Everything Disc Authorized Partner
  • American Management Association Faculty
  • IPEC Certified Professional Coach
  • Certified NJ Minority Women Owned Business