A.O. Consultants, LLC

Do you wish your team worked better together?

About Us

Thomas C. Johnson - Owner, A.O. Consultants, LLC
Tom Johnson, Owner - A.O. Consultants , SPHR, MHR

There are many reasons teams fail. There’s one proven way to help them succeed. - Patrick Lencioni

Your teams can do better - A.O. Consultants can help. The single most untapped competitive advantage is teamwork. The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™ is an assessment-based learning experience that helps people discover what it takes to build a high-performing team. Bringing together everyone’s personalities and preferences to develop a cohesive, productive team takes work, but the payoff can be huge—for your people, the team, and the organization.
A.O. Consultants specializes in team development blending years of real world experience and the application of state of the art tools in helping teams get past themselves by setting aside the destructive dysfunctions that doom so many teams to failure. When you’re ready to get serious about your teams, give us a call.

Testimonials for A.O. Consultants, LLC

  • I could count on [Tom] to support my recommendations and encouraged empowerment of the team. Tom was very adept at making tough, prompt decisions and in handling difficult conversations. His sense of humor helped us through even the most challenging situations.

    Tarah C.Cincinnati, OH

Solutions

  • Building Trust

    The richness of data that is created when using the Everything DiSC assessment coupled with The Five Behaviors of the Cohesive Team is truly a one-two punch for working past unproductive conflict to getting to the root issues that impede the team.

  • Building an effective team from scratch

    A number of factors create the need to build teams quickly - organizational or governmental elections, response to market threats / opportunities, crisis situations. No matter the reason, you've got to make progress from day one. Understanding who is on the team and how they will participate is critical to success.

Facilitator Accreditation

Choose a workplace personality assessment:

The Five Behaviors Of A Cohesive Team™

Powered by Everything DiSC®

The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team is a unique learning experience. Participants can become emotional. The team leader can be defensive. Timelines and scripts can get thrown out the window. As a facilitator, you can influence whether a team sees an uncomfortable moment through or misses out on the opportunity to grow.

The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team Facilitator Accreditation is a blended-learning course that will help you gain confidence, credential, and expertise as a consultant and facilitator of this very powerful team-improvement program.

Learn how to navigate unexpected and challenging conversations. Develop instincts for when to stick to the agenda and when to improvise, when to let a debate play out and when to cut it short. This course will prepare you for any situation!

This program Includes:

  • 5-week course plus pre-work
  • Weekly 90-minute instructor-led sessions
  • Access to learning resources online
  • Access to The Five Dysfunctions of a Team eBook

Accreditation will be granted upon completion of the Wiley course and passing of the accompanying exam. Accreditation is valid for two years at which point you have the option to renew.

Start your journey toward building your confidence and competence in effectively delivering The Five Behaviors program!

Upcoming Classes

  • July 11 – August 18, 2017

    Tuesday live sessions from 1:00-2:30 pm CT
  • October 12 – November 20, 2017

    Thursday live sessions from 1:00-2:30pm CT.
Take the next step!
Accreditation

The Five Behaviors Of A Cohesive Team™

Powered by All Types™

The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team is a unique learning experience. Participants can become emotional. The team leader can be defensive. Timelines and scripts can get thrown out the window. As a facilitator, you can influence whether a team sees an uncomfortable moment through or misses out on the opportunity to grow.

The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team Facilitator Accreditation is a blended-learning course that will help you gain confidence, credential, and expertise as a consultant and facilitator of this very powerful team-improvement program.

Learn how to navigate unexpected and challenging conversations. Develop instincts for when to stick to the agenda and when to improvise, when to let a debate play out and when to cut it short. This course will prepare you for any situation!

This program Includes:

  • 5-week course plus pre-work
  • Weekly 90-minute instructor-led sessions
  • Access to learning resources online
  • Access to The Five Dysfunctions of a Team eBook

Accreditation will be granted upon completion of the Wiley course and passing of the accompanying exam. Accreditation is valid for two years at which point you have the option to renew.

Start your journey toward building your confidence and competence in effectively delivering The Five Behaviors program!

Upcoming Classes

Take the next step!
Accreditation

Featured Skills

  • Strategic Planning
  • Team Building
  • Change Management
  • Organizational Devlopment
  • Employee Engagement
  • Onboarding
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Leadership Development
  • Process Improvement
  • Facilitation
  • The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™

    has a simple goal: To help people discover how to build a truly cohesive and effective team. Based on Patrick Lencioni’s internationally best-selling leadership fable The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, this assessment-based program focuses on putting The Five Behaviors™ model into practice.

    Five Behaviors
  • A productive, high functioning team
    • Establishes Trust between team members
    • Engages in Conflict around ideas
    • Commits to decisions
    • Holds team members Accountable
    • Focuses on achieving collective Results
    • Is more fun to be on!
    Five Behaviors
  • The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™

    has a simple goal: To help people discover how to build a truly cohesive and effective team. Based on Patrick Lencioni’s internationally best-selling leadership fable The Five Dysfunctions of a Team, this assessment-based program focuses on putting The Five Behaviors™ model into practice.

  • A productive, high functioning team

    Establishes Trust between team members Engages in Conflict around ideas Commits to decisions Holds team members Accountable Focuses on achieving collective Results Is more fun to be on!

Credentials

  • The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team - Authorized Partner
  • Everything DiSC - Authorized Partner
  • PXT Select - Authorized Partner