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Five Behaviors Believer, Lori Gorrell

With the Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™ model, we can help you facilitate a learning experience that enables individuals in your organization to discover what it takes to build a truly cohesive and effective team.

Upward Solutions Coaching and Consulting offers the full suite of Everything DiSC® products to provide exceptional tools to move you and your company Upward! Lori believes that given the proper tools and guidance you can have achieve excellence with more ease. The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team is one of the exceptional tools!

Lori is a PCC certified professional coach with the International Coach Federation and a soft-skills trainer using the Everything DiSC® suite of products. Lori founded her professional development company in 2009 to offer solutions that support measurable improvements in performance for individuals and organizations that want to make lasting and meaningful changes.

Contact Lori to discuss what Solutions would fit the best for you and your organization!

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Five Behaviors Facilitator Accreditation
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Testimonials For Upward Solutions Coaching and Consulting

  • I am very fortunate to have been able to use Lori’s expertise in team building. She was able to utilize the necessary tools, The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team, to engage my team in professional growth activities. Her ability to provide relevant learning through videos, role-play, and reflection has helped to transform my Leadership Team.

    Dr. Scott Hunt Superintendent, Cardinal Local Schools
  • Lori is a tremendous asset. From leadership coaching to team building, Lori’s approach is professional, cutting-edge and innovative. She brings skills and insight, practical and visionary guidance and approaches. Her support is very positive and yet she is able to help you tackle thorny problems and difficult challenges with candor and respect.

    Hope Brustein Executive Director, Geauga Humane Society's Rescue Village


  • The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team

    Equip your team with the tools they need to become superstars at producing extraordinary results with a lot more ease!
    Customized solutions to bring your team together in a way that makes sense for your organization, culture and bottom line.

  • Teamwork in Healthcare

    Teamwork in the Healtchare industry saves lives! The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team provide the tools for having critical conversations that lead to improvements in the system and in patient care.

  • Teamwork on Boards of Directors

    Being a Board member can have it's challenges. A mixed group of people with varying backgrounds and ideas can bring chaos to a team not to mention that this group doesn't work together day in and day out to build a team mentality. The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team can quickly bring a group together to make progress in an environment where everyone is heard, they are committed and taking quicker action.

  • The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team Makes Sense

    It's hard to argue with the logic built into the Five Behaviors. Even the most discerning, or even synical, team member will come away with a new understanding of working as part of an effective team.

    Big or small, your business can benefit from the support provided by the Five Behaviors program!