Transform your organization today with Everything DiSC®.

About Us

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Traci Manalani, Director of Organizational Effectiveness

Got a question about how to build employee engagement? Unsure what a new law or rule means for your operations? Concerned about whether your compensation program is effective? Hawaii Employers Council is here to help your organization build and maintain collaborative and productive employee relations.

Our goal is to ensure that you have the tools you need to make informed decisions and build effective employee relations strategy, all while reducing the likelihood of legal complications. As a private, non-profit employer association, we do this by offering a wide range of human resource and labor relations services targeted at helping your organization thrive in a competitive market.

Traci Manalani joined the Council in 2017 as the Director of Organizational Effectiveness with over 25 years of organizational development experience. She is adept at designing and implementing comprehensive approaches that lead to sustainable outcomes focused on meeting each organization’s unique needs. Traci’s expertise includes providing individual and team coaching as well as facilitating transformational programs. Traci’s 1:1 coaching encourages leaders, executives and managers to recognize blind-spots and transform behaviors so they can achieve their full potential and catalyze their organizations to greatness. Traci’s organization and relationship system coaching (ORSC) approach creates more cohesive teams and strengthens understanding that leads to strategic and sustainable solutions at a leveraged scale. Traci is a seasoned facilitator and has led programs that combine practical skill-building with mindset growth, which has led to significant culture change within organizations. Traci boldly steps into challenging situations bolstered by her years of conflict-resolution experience and diplomatic relational skills.

Traci has her Masters in Psychology, Bachelors in Human Resources Management, is certified as a coach through the International Coach Federation, as an Evidence Based Coach through Fielding Graduate University and as an Organization and Relationship Systems Coach through CRR Global. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Organization Development and Change and is a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). She has worked globally with private sector companies, non-profit organizations and governmental agencies.


  • Direct Access to Generate your own DiSC Assessments

    For those of you who are experienced using DiSC within your organization, as a member with the Hawaii Employers Council we offer you seamless access to generating your own assessments through setting you up with a subaccount.

    Please contact us to learn more.

  • Everything DiSC Assessments and Facilitated Workshops

    We will share assessment results with your group by designing a customized workshop that will meet your needs.

    We offer the full suite of Everything DiSC assessments, each with customizable learning options.


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  • Skill Development for Productive Conflict

    We offer Everything DiSC Productive Conflict assessments and workshops.

    Additionally, we offer a practical workshop on Building Constructive Relationships and Win-Win Conflict Resolution that enables participants to take a step-by-step approach for resolving concerns.

    We also offer team coaching that includes the Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team assessment.


    Productive Conflict with Everything DiSC
    Automatic Thoughts During Conflicts

Everything DiSC® Certification

Choose your learning format:

Everything DiSC Workplace® Certification


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

  • March 04 – April 01, 2019

    Live session each Monday from 1:00 – 2:30pm CT
  • March 04 – April 01, 2019

    Live session each Monday from 9:00 – 10:30am CT
  • May 02 – May 30, 2019

    Live session each Thursday from 9:00 – 10:30am CT
  • May 31 – June 28, 2019

    Live session each Friday from 1:00 – 2:30pm CT
  • June 27 – July 25, 2019

    Live session each Thursday from 10:00 – 11:30am CT
Take the next step!
Workplace Certification

Everything DiSC® Certification

In Person

The in-person, Everything DiSC Workplace® Certification begins with online, self-directed learning and culminates in two days of practical application facilitated by Wiley's expert trainers. With Everything DiSC Workplace® Certification, participants will:

  • Gain expertise in the Everything DiSC® model and supporting research
  • Discover how to apply the Everything DiSC Workplace reports to daily interactions
  • Customize the Everything DiSC Workplace program to meet specific participant needs
  • Navigate challenging scenarios that could arise during a workshop or coaching session
  • Create strategies to promote a DiSC®-based culture
  • Explore MyEverythingDiSC® and discover how to utilize it as an ongoing development tool
This course is held at the Education Center in Minneapolis, MN or in London, England.

Upcoming Classes

  • 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
  • June 25 – June 26, 2019

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • July 30 – July 31, 2019

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


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Featured Skills

  • Organizational Effectiveness
  • Transformation
  • Facilitated Learning
  • Individual Coaching
  • Team Coaching
  • Leadership Development


  • Everything DiSC
  • 5 Behaviors of a Cohesive Team
  • Professional Certified Coach
  • ORSC Certified