Seven Transformative DISC Principles

In matters of style, swim with the current.In matters of principle, stand like a rock.

—Thomas Jefferson

This section features seven DISC principles that will deepen your understanding of how to best internalize and apply the styles. Taken collectively, these principles provide a complete framework for understanding how the DISC can positively impact your life.

Principle 1—Understand Your Own Style

According to Aristotle, “Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.” Why is this so important? Numerous studies indicate that individuals who score high in self-awareness are happier and achieve greater success than those who lack it. Self-awareness enables people to build their lives around their strengths ...

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