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07/10/2015 to 07/12/2015
Facilitating Behavior Change & Deep Transformation

David Gershon and Gail Straub are renowned for their pioneering work in the field of empowerment and their mastery of personal growth facilitation.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/17/2015 to 07/19/2015
Seana Lowe Steffen
Catalyze Your Capacity to Grow

Are you ready to take a leadership leap forward in your vision for yourself, your community, and the world?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/31/2015 to 08/02/2015
Miki Agrawal
Doing Good While Doing Well

Are you driven by a passion to make life better for others? Do you have a vision for a product or service that could contribute meaningfully to society but lack the skills to be a social entrepreneur?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/07/2015 to 08/09/2015

Addictive behaviors disconnect and separate you—from yourself, your loved ones, and your environment. Yoga, a Sanskrit word that means union, reintegrates and restores balance and wholeness.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/07/2015 to 08/09/2015
Creating the Lives We Want

Leadership requires thoughtful choices in a variety of areas—including money. Yet “financial acumen” is a leadership skill-set for which most women have received little, if any, formal education.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/16/2015 to 08/21/2015
Shauna Ries
Connect, Create Breakthroughs & Heal

There is nothing like that “aha” moment when we suddenly understand someone else’s perspective. In fact, it is the crucial first step in cultivating empathy, an essential leadership tool that is more important than ever in today’s world.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
A Lab for Teachers, Writers, and Workshop Producers

The Omega Institute opened in 1977 in rented facilities, with only a 2-week season and two dozen programs.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Yoga, Purpose & Action Intensive

Intensive Price Tiers: One of the ways Off the Mat stands for equality and access for all is by creating a pricing tier structure that invites participants to pay based on their income level. This way, people who can pay more “pay it forward” by supporting those who can’t. Please consider what is truly sustainable for you, and choose a price that feels in integrity: $1,200 Supporter (support other leaders as well as yourself); $950 Sustainer (pays for you); $650 Community (discounted fee).

To register, please call 877.944.2002.

Embark on a transformational journey of provocative self-inquiry and creative exploration to uncover your deepest passion and motivation for service that leads to embodied, effective, and conscious action.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/28/2015 to 08/30/2015
Gail Larsen
If You Want to Change the World, Tell a Better Story

This workshop is sold out. Please call Omega registration to be placed on a waiting list 877.944.2002.

Our transformational times call not for polished professionals and students of technique, but rather for authentic communicators committed to fostering healthy people, healthy communities, and a healthy planet.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/30/2015 to 09/04/2015
Janine Driver
Master Class Certification

Creating relationships, establishing trust, and building rapport are essential elements of the human experience.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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07/10/2015 to 07/12/2015
Facilitating Behavior Change & Deep Transformation

David Gershon and Gail Straub are renowned for their pioneering work in the field of empowerment and their mastery of personal growth facilitation.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/17/2015 to 07/19/2015
Seana Lowe Steffen
Catalyze Your Capacity to Grow

Are you ready to take a leadership leap forward in your vision for yourself, your community, and the world?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
07/31/2015 to 08/02/2015
Miki Agrawal
Doing Good While Doing Well

Are you driven by a passion to make life better for others? Do you have a vision for a product or service that could contribute meaningfully to society but lack the skills to be a social entrepreneur?

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/07/2015 to 08/09/2015

Addictive behaviors disconnect and separate you—from yourself, your loved ones, and your environment. Yoga, a Sanskrit word that means union, reintegrates and restores balance and wholeness.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/07/2015 to 08/09/2015
Creating the Lives We Want

Leadership requires thoughtful choices in a variety of areas—including money. Yet “financial acumen” is a leadership skill-set for which most women have received little, if any, formal education.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/16/2015 to 08/21/2015
Shauna Ries
Connect, Create Breakthroughs & Heal

There is nothing like that “aha” moment when we suddenly understand someone else’s perspective. In fact, it is the crucial first step in cultivating empathy, an essential leadership tool that is more important than ever in today’s world.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/21/2015 to 08/23/2015
A Lab for Teachers, Writers, and Workshop Producers

The Omega Institute opened in 1977 in rented facilities, with only a 2-week season and two dozen programs.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/23/2015 to 08/28/2015
Yoga, Purpose & Action Intensive

Intensive Price Tiers: One of the ways Off the Mat stands for equality and access for all is by creating a pricing tier structure that invites participants to pay based on their income level. This way, people who can pay more “pay it forward” by supporting those who can’t. Please consider what is truly sustainable for you, and choose a price that feels in integrity: $1,200 Supporter (support other leaders as well as yourself); $950 Sustainer (pays for you); $650 Community (discounted fee).

To register, please call 877.944.2002.

Embark on a transformational journey of provocative self-inquiry and creative exploration to uncover your deepest passion and motivation for service that leads to embodied, effective, and conscious action.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/28/2015 to 08/30/2015
Gail Larsen
If You Want to Change the World, Tell a Better Story

This workshop is sold out. Please call Omega registration to be placed on a waiting list 877.944.2002.

Our transformational times call not for polished professionals and students of technique, but rather for authentic communicators committed to fostering healthy people, healthy communities, and a healthy planet.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY
08/30/2015 to 09/04/2015
Janine Driver
Master Class Certification

Creating relationships, establishing trust, and building rapport are essential elements of the human experience.

Location:
Rhinebeck, NY

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05/05/2015 to 12/31/2015

Mindfulness has entered the mainstream. Hear from three leading mindfulness teachers and researchers who are helping to bring this revolution to schools and other unexpected places, like the military and prisons.

05/05/2015 to 12/31/2015

Mindfulness has entered the mainstream. Hear from three leading mindfulness teachers and researchers who are helping to bring this revolution to schools and other unexpected places, like the military and prisons.

05/05/2015 to 12/31/2015

Mindfulness has entered the mainstream. Hear from three leading mindfulness teachers and researchers who are helping to bring this revolution to schools and other unexpected places, like the military and prisons.

05/05/2015 to 12/31/2015

Mindfulness has entered the mainstream. Hear from three leading mindfulness teachers and researchers who are helping to bring this revolution to schools and other unexpected places, like the military and prisons.

Elizabeth Lesser, author and cofounder of the Omega Institute and the Omega Women’s Leadership Center, talks about her inspiration and hopes for the 2014 Women & Power Conference Women/Men: The Next Conversation.This pivotal conference promises to offer groundbreaking contemplation and dialogue from experts on a wide-range of topics, including politics, sports, spirituality, economics, art, media, and psychology. Elizabeth is a keynote speaker at the event.    Explore more about Women/Men: The Next ConversationLearn more about the OWLC  More
Elizabeth Lesser Introduces Women & Power 2014
Elizabeth Lesser, author and cofounder of the Omega Institute and the Omega Women’s Leadership Center, talks about her inspiration and hopes for the 2014 Women & Power Conference Women/Men: The Next Conversation.This pivotal conference promises to offer groundbreaking contemplation and dialogue from experts on a wide-range of topics, including politics, sports, spirituality, economics, art, media, and psychology. Elizabeth is a keynote speaker at the event.    More
When it comes to conflict, it’s not a matter of if, but when? Shauna Ries, LCSW, MFT, MDR, the cofounder of Mediators Without Borders, describes the process of mediating or addressing conflict.   Explore more about Shauna Ries   More
Carla Goldstein, Sharon Salzberg, Mallika Dutt, and Leslie Salmon Jones explore tools for resilience of body, mind, and spirit to help support a sustained, transformational activism.   More
Internationally known vinyasa flow yoga teacher and spiritual activist, Seane Corn shares her perspective at the Yoga Service Council conference on why a daily practice will help you to stay open-minded, inclusive and honest rather than avoiding your shadow personality traits while in service to others. Explore more about Seane Corn and her upcoming workshops at Omega More
John Perkins, one of the world’s foremost authorities on shamanism and shapeshifting, reveals why corporations aren't democracies, but the marketplace is. Explore more from John Perkins: http://eomega.org/workshops/teachers/john-perkins More
One of the world’s foremost authorities on shamanism and shapeshifting, John Perkins, is a founder and board member of Dream Change and The Pachamama Alliance, nonprofit organizations devoted to establishing a world our children will want to inherit. In this video, he discusses the importance of sending clear messages to our global leaders encouraging them to find long-term solutions that will create a better economic system for generations to come. Explore more from John Perkins: http://eomega.org/workshops/teachers/john-perkins More
Author of the New York Times bestsellers, Confessions of an Economic Hit Man and The Secret History of the American Empire, John Perkins says that all of our actions and choices have an impact and why we must have the courage to stand up to the global economic system that needs to be greatly improved in order to have positive impact on the future of the world. Explore more from John Perkins: eomega.org/workshops/teachers/john-perkins More
One of the world’s leading authorities on shamanism, John Perkins describes the powerfully, transformational experience that happened to him in the wake of 9/11 and the reason why he decided to expose what was really happening inside America's economic empire by writing his best-selling book, Confessions of an Economic Hit Man. Explore more from John Perkins: http://eomega.org/workshops/teachers/john-perkins More
One of the world’s foremost authorities on shamanism and shapeshifting, John Perkins explains the importance of shifting our consciousness towards a more sustainable lifestyle. Explore more from John Perkins More

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Omega Institute 5 Steps to Reduce Your Money Stress by Manisha Thakor
When you think about your personal finances, do you feel overwhelmed, confused, and baffled about where to start? Increasingly, this is the norm, not the exception, when it comes to how Americans relate to their financial well-being. More
Omega Institute Anger, Race & Creating Change: An Interview With Tara Brach
An Interview With Tara Brach
Omega: Many activists are fueled by anger at injustice, but approaching this important work with anger often leads to burnout. How can we do activist work in a more conscious, sustainable way?  More
Omega Institute 4 Surprising Benefits of Rest
When the battery runs low on your phone or tablet, you plug it in to recharge. Sadly, many of us don’t realize we can do the same for ourselves with a little rest.  Research reveals some surprising health benefits to taking a little R&R, and it points out why we need it. In a fast-paced world that boasts a 24-hour news cycle and offers "connection" through social media at any time, most people feel like they are just trying to keep up.   More
Stubborn Gladness: An Interview With Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 1
An Interview With Elizabeth Gilbert, Part 1
Omega: Your forthcoming book, Big Magic, is about creative process. “Stubborn” is a word you evoke to describe your writing practice. But you also “ascend toward stubborn gladness” as a way of being joyful and loving.  What is the relationship between discipline and playfulness? More
Omega Institute Be a Source of Joy: An Interview With Bonnie St. John, Part 1
An Interview With Bonnie St. John, Part 1
Omega: You once said, “What you do when everything goes right doesn’t tell me who you are. It’s what you do after disaster that shows your character most.” How do you define this boldness in your own life? More
Omega Institute Women: See Yourself as Leaders: An Interview With Bonnie St. John, Part 2
An Interview With Bonnie St. John, Part 2
Omega: When you think about the women you interviewed for your book How Great Women Lead, written with your daughter Darcy Deane, do you see any one trait, characteristic, or belief they all have in common? More
Everyday Zen for Transformation
There is no doubt in my mind that Buddhism is a religion. It has rituals, traditions, schools, and hierarchical structures. However, Buddhist philosophy, in its purest form, is just a set of principles to help you become awake to the life that you have so that you can live it more completely. If we go back to the original ideas and strip away the extras, if we take the “ism” out of what a brother named Buddha taught, then it's no more and no less than a way of planning your life. More
Omega Institute What Are Liberating Structures? Creating a Culture of Innovation
Creating a Culture of Innovation
Earlier this year a poll showed 17 percent of employees would prefer watching paint dry to attending another meeting. Eight percent would prefer to get a root canal. Nearly half of respondents said they’d like to do anything other than sitting in your standard business check-in. More
Omega Institute The Do Cool Sh*t Guide to Volunteering
Giving back and volunteering is one of those things that most of us rarely think about unless there is a disaster in our backyard—like 9/11 or Hurricane Sandy. In those instances, the entire city of New York came together and became a community of people helping people. They didn’t ask for anything back; they simply gave to others and the city was closer than ever. More

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