The University of Washington Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership Program share their experience of working with Athlete Assessments for over three years:

“We are extremely confident that using the Athlete Assessments’ Sports ManagerDISC Profiles with our master’s degree students is enhancing their experience in our intensive academic program and better preparing them for future roles as leaders in athletics.

While the Profile Assessments are a valuable tool, the service and expertise provided by Athlete Assessments makes our annual investment for each cohort of students an easy decision. They have also provided me with a strong theoretical framework, shared practical applications, and guided my ability to expand my understanding of DISC as I have engaged in the Consultant’s training.  Bo Hanson and their staff have been creative, flexible, and consistently responsive in exploring how to best integrate consultations and activities into our curriculum.” 

Sara Lopez
Program Director & Lecturer,
Intercollegiate Athletic Leadership M.Ed. Program

University of Washington Use of the Sports ManagerDISC Profile within the IAL Master’s Program:

As part of their preparation for the program, each student completes the online survey and receives their personalized 40-page Sports ManagerDISC Profile Report. A 2-hour lecture is dedicated to teaching the background, theory and application of DISC, together with debriefing their Report results. Numerous times during the following sessions, the topic is referred to and some quick experiential exercises are used.

As part of their small-group projects, the groups review their Team Dynamics Report for their group to support project role allocation, how they can use their individual strengths to contribute to the group, identify any potential conflicts and how they will work best together in delivering the project outcomes. Also, the 360 Review capability is used to support the students providing feedback to their peers. Find out more about the Sports ManagerDISC Profile.

Now it’s your turn.

If you want to get an edge in your Sport Management Program, or simply want to find out more about Athlete Assessments’ sports profiling products, visit the information for educators and academics, or please contact us directly to discuss how we can help with your particular requirements or questions. We are passionate about performance and are here to help YOU.

At Athlete Assessments, we’re here to provide you with excellence in service and to help you be your best. If there is anything we can assist you with, please Contact Us.

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Bo Hanson

Senior Consultant & Director

Bo Hanson’s career within the sport and the business sector spans over 25 years, delivering leadership, management, and coach development. In addition to his own athletic career comprising of four Olympic appearances and including three Olympic medals, Bo has worked for many years with coaches and athletes from over 40 different sports across the globe. Bo was also the winner of the Australian Institute of Training and Development (AITD) 2023 Award for L&D Professional of the Year, for his dedication to L&D and transformational work across various industries.

After a successful career in sport including four Olympics and three Olympic Medals, Bo co-founded and developed Athlete Assessments in 2007. Bo now focuses on working with clients to achieve their own success on and off ‘the field’, and has attained an unmatched track-record in doing exactly this.

BoRowing-Atlanta Olympics

Now, watch us interrupt him for a round of quick fire questions.