GROW Professional Services

Everything DiSC helps our families and businesses be happy & healthy...

About Us

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Our mission statement is enriching lives by growing relationships, talent and capital.

We strive to create strong relationships as we partner with clients and colleagues. Our philosophy is to be an advocate for our professional opinions without family or business bias. We are dedicated to enhancing the well-being of your family and the financial health of your business as we work with your family business to help you achieve success.

GROW, created when consultants Barb Dartt, Stephanie Edsall, Mike Fassler and John Williams, who had been working together for over a decade in prior consulting firms, decided to become entrepreneurs themselves.

We have a passion for advising family businesses and are committed to collaboration and the growth of our own skills and of our clients’. Our alignment on core professional values made the decision to start our own firm a very easy choice.

We focus on helping clients GROW their businesses while maintaining family relationships. Whether your a small farm or a large manufacturer, we can support your team in it's unique needs. DiSC can be a part of the solution, or other approaches may be best. Our experienced consultants will help you find the right resource for your needs. We are all in a place to keep growing.

Testimonials For GROW Professional Services

  • “The work you do is difficult but very important. I sense that your true focus is not just business, it’s helping people who happen to be in business together.”

    – Exiting Brother/Partner of Multigenerational Family Business, Michigan.
  • “They bring services that are outside the box. They’re new and fresh, and really can help create a spark in your operation,”

    – Father/Owner in Multigenerational Hog Farm, Michigan


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

  • 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
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

  • 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

Featured Skills

  • Family Meetings
  • Organizational Development
  • Coaching and Individual Development
  • Team Development and Cohesion
  • Continuity and Governance Planning
  • Succession and Transition Planning
  • Communication and Information Flow Planning
  • Implementing DiSC into your Firm, Business or Association
  • Speaking and Teaching Engagements/Workshops/Sessions
  • Teaching the Consultant for Client Support


  • Certified Everything DiSC Solutions Provider
  • Family Firm Institute Certification