June PM Tools Workshop

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Event Date
Start At : Tuesday, June 17, 2008 - 1:30pm
End At : Tuesday, June 17, 2008 - 2:30pm

June PM Tools

"Using DISC Personality Diagnostic
To More Effectively Communicate"


Alan Malinchak


Location and Cost


Every third Tuesday of each month, at 5:30,
Immediately before the monthly chapter dinner.


Sheraton Premiere at
Tysons Corner
8661 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, VA


PM Tools is always free of charge, and registration is not required.

About the Presentation:

Using DISC Personality Diagnostics to Communicate


In a one-hour overview of a four hour course, participants will be exposed to the DISC personality diagnostic instrument in an effort to understand their communication and behavior patterns.  Further, each personality type will be examined to assist each participant in understanding how to interact and communicate with individuals of different personalities.   

At the conclusion, each participant should have a basic understanding of how and why interactions with others are affected by personality. During this presentation, the use of video clips and PowerPoint slides are used to reinforce the conceptual framework of the course. 

About the Speaker:

Alan A. Malinchak

Over thirty years of leadership, management, administrative and investigative experience with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Gray Hawk Systems, ManTech International and several academic institutions.  

Areas of expertise include establishment of a corporate university, professional leadership development, strategic change initiatives, project and organizational management, needs assessment, program audits, alternative dispute resolution, and executive education, coaching and mentoring.  

Academic positions included a tenured Associate Professor, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, New York, 1978–1984, as well as former Adjunct Professor at the University of Virginia 1992-1995, and both a graduate and undergraduate Adjunct Professor at George Mason University, 2002 to 2005. Publications include, Crime and Gerontology, Prentice-Hall, 1980, and several unclassified publications for the FBI in the 1990’s.   Honorable Discharge, and Disabled American Veteran, U.S. Navy, 1969- 1973


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