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Monthly Archives: May 2012

DISC Styles and Parenting: DISC Insight for May/ PeopleKey’s Newsletter

Written on May 20, 2012 at 11:05 pm, by

Since Mother’s Day has recently passed, we want to talk about parenting for this month’s DISC Insight. Naturally, a parent wants their children to be happy, healthy, and safe, but since parenting comes with no clear set of rules, how do we set about accomplishing this? It has much to do with what we choose to incorporate from our own parents, our values systems, our support systems, and our situations in life. But also, our personality style and natural tendencies in communication. To go one step further, our children are people too, so they also have personality styles, specific needs and fears, and natural tendencies in communication. By understanding our own styles and those of our children, we can increase communication, anticipate insecurities, and avoid some very predictable conflicts. Below is a very brief breakdown based on primary DISC styles.

PeopleKeys: What is a DISC Behavioral Assessment?

Written on May 7, 2012 at 11:57 pm, by

People often wonder, what exactly is a DISC assessment?  Let’s start off with a little background on DISC and the man who created it, Dr. William Marston(pictured above).  He was a Harvard scholar and published a book in 1928 called Emotions of Normal People which explains his theory of how one’s normal emotions leads to behavioral differences, andContinue Reading