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Make a difference at any level of your organization with Everything DiSC®.

About Us

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Karen Geiger is an experienced teacher, facilitator, coach and consultant.

Karen Geiger is President of Karen Geiger & Associates, Inc., a consulting firm founded in 1993 specializing in leadership and organizational development. From 1994 to 2013 she was a member of the Leadership Faculty of the McColl School of Business at Queens University of Charlotte. She holds a PhD in Leadership and Change from Antioch University, an M.S. in Education from Indiana University, and a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Rochester.

Before starting her own business, Karen was a Senior Vice President at Bank of America (formerly NationsBank) Corporation, where she held positions as Director of Corporate Training and Development, Director of Career Planning and Director of Work/Family Programs. She has served as Stream Co-Chair for the international Equality Diversity and Inclusion Conference and co-authored an article with Dr. Cheryl Jordan for the Equality Diversity and Inclusion Journal (2014) entitled "The Role of Societal Privilege in the Definitions and Practices of Inclusion".

She can certify your trainers, help you choose which profiles best suit your needs, be your official vendor for all Wiley products, or just be on hand for questions you may have.

Testimonials For Karen Geiger & Associates, Inc.

  • It’s an honor to say that I've known and worked with Karen for more than 14 years. Karen has used our 20/20 Insight feedback system during that time to provide customized assessments for her clients. She excels in working with organizations to ensure successful implementation of this technology, whether it’s for individual or team feedback.

    Meredith Bell Performance Support Systems
  • Dr. Karen Geiger creates an environment in which all talented people can reach their full potential. She persuades individuals to challenge their cultural beliefs and teaches individuals to give and receive feedback. This is instrumental for personal growth and sustaining business excellence.

    Helen Pattichides
  • The last two years I have had the pleasure to learn from Dr. Geiger. She has been instrumental in listening and challenging my train of thoughts as a leader. Her masterful techniques and style has given me a new perspective and roadmap.

    Steve Sawyer Vice President-Healthcare & Public Institutions, Supply Chain Mgmt. & Procurement, JLL Americas

Solutions

  • Leadership Coaching

    Karen Geiger provides a place to plan and improve your performance, satisfaction, work relationships, and/or life balance. I become your supporter which includes helping you face how you are perceived, finding ways that you can authentically maximize your influence, and holding you accountable for change. This is all done in a context that allows for imperfection, humanity, and reflection.

  • Leadership and Organizational Consulting

    Karen has over 35 years' experience in training, consulting, facilitating and coaching leaders. All you need to do is bring her your problem or issue and she will work with you to create a customized and effective solution.

    Videos

    Karen Geiger Food for Thought Talk
  • Productive Conflict

    Workplace conflict is inevitable. Everything DiSC® Productive Conflict helps learners improve self-awareness around conflict behaviors. Rather than focus on a step-by-step process for conflict resolution, Everything DiSC Productive Conflict helps learners curb destructive behaviors so that conflict can become more productive, ultimately improving workplace results and relationships.
    By increasing self-awareness around conflict behaviors, Everything DiSC Productive Conflict helps learners effectively respond to the uncomfortable and unavoidable challenges of workplace conflict.
    With Productive Conflict, learners will:
    • Explore the destructive and productive conflict behaviors of each DiSC® style
    • Understand how to manage their response to conflict situations
    • Discover communication strategies when engaging in productive conflict with colleagues

    Videos

    Productive Conflict with Everything DiSC

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

  • January 05 – February 02, 2018

    Live session each Friday from 10:00 – 11:30am CT
  • February 01 – March 01, 2018

    Live session each Thursday from 9:00 – 10:30am CT
  • March 09 – March 30, 2018

    Live session each Friday from 2:00 – 3:30pm CT
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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

  • December 05 – December 06, 2017

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • January 23 – January 24, 2018

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • February 27 – February 28, 2018

    Two days of live facilitated learning in Minneapolis
  • March 27 – March 28, 2018

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

Showcases

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Featured Skills

  • Leadership and Organizational Consulting
  • Executive Coaching
  • Design and Facilitation of Training

Credentials

  • Everything DiSC Authorized Partner
  • PXT Select Authorized Partner
  • Five Behaviors Authorized Partner
  • Paper Planes Inc. Certified Facilitator
  • License to Deliver Everything DiSC Certification