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Assessment Tools | Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team

The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team


The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™ has a simple goal: To facilitate a learning experience that helps professionals and their organizations discover what it takes to build a truly cohesive and effective team. The Five Behaviors profile, which provides both individual and team feedback, is grounded in the model described in The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, the internationally best-selling leadership fable by Patrick Lencioni. With this program, participants will learn how, as a team, they score on the key components of the model: trust, conflict, commitment, accountability, and results. Additionally, the program is powered by Everything DiSC®, a model that helps individuals to understand themselves and others better. Using these results, participants will be able to create a better, stronger team.

Building the Foundation of a Cohesive Team

The Five Behaviors Pyramid

Patrick Lencioni on Teamwork

Unleash the Power of Teamwork Showcase

The Five Behaviors Personal Development is based on best-selling author Patrick Lencioni’s ground-breaking model for developing high-performing teams through five key behaviors: Trust, Conflict, Commitment, Accountability, and Results. This powerful solution teaches participants the critical behaviors and interpersonal skills needed to be effective team players on any team by combining this powerful team model with personalized insights. The result is a unique and impactful team development solution that empowers team members to shape their behaviors, increase productivity, and create a common language that completely redefines what it means to work together to drive results.

Each attendee will receive a complimentary Personal Development assessment to experience this new product!

In this virtual showcase, you will:

  • Learn about the powerful and unique Five Behaviors model, its groundbreaking approach to team development, and how it can be leveraged to unlock the power of teamwork in your organization at all levels
  • Preview The Five Behaviors Personal Development solution
  • Receive a complimentary Personal Development assessment and personalized profile

Email or call 866.475.7687 for Showcase Dates & Registration Options

The Online Assessment

To begin, each team member completes a computer-adaptive assessment, from which a group result and comprehensive profile report are produced. The profile itself is a personalized journey that helps teams see where they stand on The Five Behaviors, so they can begin the process of working together more effectively.

With JER HR Group’s QuickStart package, you’ll be set you up with an Electronic Profile Information Center (EPIC) an administration account from which you will email participants an access code to the assessment. You’ll be able to track who has completed it, who needs another reminder, and decide if the respondents get their report upon completion of the survey or if you want to provide printouts later in a training session.

The Report

The 36-page report explains the model, provides an overview of the respondent’s DiSC style, and poses a number of items for team discussion based upon the scores of the team as a whole.

The model of a cohesive team behaviors – Trust, Conflict, Commitment, Accountability, and Results are explained in the introductory pages. Each of these sections feature a definition, the team’s results, discussion items, and an action plan. The report ends with a summary of your team’s strengths and its challenges, with additional discussion questions.

EPIC Account

Wiley has introduced the concept of EPIC (Electronic Profile Information Center) as a simple, cost-effective way to deliver and view online profiles. An EPIC account can be established by JER HR Group, and acts as a dashboard for DiSC and other assessment tools. The EPIC account gives you 24/7 internet access.

EPIC allows you to securely and easily create and manage custom online profiles, offers report options to aid in program facilitation, and options which offer an expanded user experience. EPIC’s growing list of functions offer advantages paper instruments can’t match.

EPIC Features

Your EPIC account provides:

  • Access with options

The web-based platform allows you to issue access codes, monitor report completion, and print reports from anywhere.

  • Customized communication

Customize emails with instructions to complete the assessment and automatically send reminder emails. Schedule when the emails will be sent to learners.

  • Customizable Features

Brand reports with your company name, training program, and logo. Your company information appears on the online assessment site and in emailed information from EPIC, providing a consistent association with your brand.

  • EPIC credits

EPIC credits are the “currency” or a ‘meter’ within your EPIC Account to issue access codes for individual reports and generate group/facilitator reports. Once your credits run out, JER HR Group can replenish your account.

The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™ are registered trademarks of John Wiley and Sons, Inc. or its affiliated companies.


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