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SJ, the Education Sherpa , Future of Work Ambassador,  Super Connector, & Education Sherpa
SJ was born, raised, & still lives in the state of Ohio. He has traveled to over 30 other states.

SJ is best known as the Education Sherpa.

He describes himself using these #Top10 words:

Creative disrupter
Thought and servant leader
Soft Skills Specialist


He has been an authorized partner with EverythingDISC for 4 1/2+ years & believes that any of the solutions ( Catalyst Workplace, Agile EQ, Productive Conflict, Sales, Work of Leaders, Management ) can aid in creating a better workplace, household, or classroom from the ground (start)up, or transform an existing one.

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  • Everything DiSC Agile EQ

    Everything DiSC® Agile EQ™ is a group training and personalized learning experience that teaches participants to read the emotional and interpersonal needs of a situation and respond accordingly. By combining the personalized insights of DiSC® with active emotional intelligence development, participants discover an agile approach to workplace interactions. This approach helps them navigate outside their comfort zone, empowering them to meet the demands of any situation. The result is an emotionally intelligent workforce that can support your thriving agile culture.

    Participant Takeaways:
    1. Discover the instinctive mindsets that shape their responses and interactions
    2. Recognize opportunities to stretch beyond what comes naturally to them
    3. Take action to become more agile in their approach to social and emotional situations

  • Addressing Deep Root Issue #1 : Customer Service

    Organizations quite often deal with the vexing issue of serving their customers/clients. In fact, it's becoming so crucial that larger entities are creating new C-Suite positions with "X" in them = as in Chief eXperience Officer !

    Understanding Everything DISC truly helps in this undeniably important area.

  • Addressing Deep Root Issue #2 : Whom to Promote, Let Go, &/or Hire

    If you run/manage an organization of more than a couple people, whether they are classic W-2 or '1099' (Gig based freelancers, independents, contractors ), you will need to determine how best to hire, promote existing staff, and/or if business isn't what it needs/should be, whom to let go ( layoff )

    Everything DISC solutions can go a long way to assist you in this decision making.

  • Deep Root Issue #3 : Mitigating Staff Turnover

    Turnover often confuzzles an organization, especially if things "appear" to be going very well, yet people leave on their own, and sometimes more than one in a short time window.

    Leaning into the Everything DISC suite of products will offer a fresh perspective on why this could be happening - and it might NOT be what you think on the surface.

  • Deep Root Issue #4 : Staff Engagement / Satisfaction

    In any organization, keeping the staffers ( whether classic W-2, or more modern 1099/Gig ) on an even keel is key; without them, your company/business will clearly stagnate, if not take step(s) backward.

    Investing in Everything DISC is one broad based answer to improve engagement & satisfaction at your workplace. Check out all the options!

Everything DiSC® Certification

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New Everything DiSC Certification


Help People Work Better Together as an Everything DiSC® Certified Practitioner

At the heart of your organization are thousands of human interactions. These interactions make up what we know as organizational culture. However, as the world of work becomes more reliant on technology, your organization has been challenged to recreate the authentic human connection that drives engagement and performance.

As an Everything DiSC® Certified Practitioner, you’ll help your organization engage and connect people on a more human level by delivering impactful DiSC experiences that help people work better together. During this two-week course that combines virtual, instructor-led sessions with self-directed online learning, you will:

  • Deepen your understanding of the DiSC model, theory, research, and key principles
  • Explore how to build custom solutions using the all-new Everything DiSC on Catalyst experience
  • Familiarize yourself with the full Everything DiSC application suite
  • Practice facilitation techniques while receiving feedback in a safe environment
  • Gain ongoing access to Wiley’s online training center, connecting you to course content, fellow Practitioners, and Wiley’s education specialists
Upon successful completion of the exam, you will earn the credential of Everything DiSC Certified Practitioner, signaling proven competence in shaping an engaged, collaborative, and high-performing culture—knowledgeable in the language of DiSC.

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Featured Skills

  • Servant Leadership
  • Mental Fitness & Mindset
  • Social Capital
  • Group Facilitation
  • Mentoring / Mentorship
  • Business networking / Relationship Building / Connecting / Super Connector
  • Future of Work / Education Consulting


  • Everything DISC, a Wiley Brand : Authorized Partner
  • Member