DISCovering Self and Others (GSA) Assessment Understanding human behavior and personal chemistry can be a powerful tool to enhance work relationships. When individual behavioral style characteristics are known, people can understand what drives others and interact more successfully. Understanding your own behavior patterns and others patterns can help you learn to work better with people government-wide who are wired differently than you. Repeated behavior, while not always functional, can be observed and predicted. This one-day program is structured to help public servants determine their preferred pattern and the inherent strength of their preference as well as the behavioral patterns of others so they can communicate more effectively. Participants learn how their preference differs from others’ preferences, which may or may not be compatible with their own. Understand Self. Understand Others. Work Better. Motivate individuals to take responsibility for their own growth Foster individuals who are flexible and adaptable Improve communication and relationships Support overall team effectiveness and productivity Who can benefit Ideal for project teams and individuals alike, this session is designed to help people work together more effectively by improving their communication skills. The Ken Blanchard Companies has been awarded a contract under Schedule 874-1, 874-4 and 874-5—Mission Oriented Business Integrated Services (MOBIS) by the General Services Administration (GSA), Contract Number: GS-02-F-0154U, MOBIS Training Services.