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The Enneagram Epidemic: Making the Enneagram Go Viral

By |2019-08-27T03:31:51+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

We all know the Enneagram could radically change the world. But how do we spread the word? How do we create an epidemic making the Enneagram 'contagious'? How do we make our message so powerful it can spur people to change? Small, particular changes, carefully [...]

Personality as a Path to Better Relationships: Applying the Enneagram to Create Conscious Connections

By |2019-08-05T05:09:05+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  The best foundation for the future is the ability to create conscious relationships; whether they are intimate partnerships, work colleagues, or friendships. Today we face a crisis of connection. In political gridlock, high rates of suicide and addiction, and wars around the world, we [...]

Queering the Enneagram: LGBTQIA Inclusion in the Enneagram Community

By |2019-08-05T05:06:39+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

This workshop is designed to equip the members of Enneagram community to affect positive societal change by promoting and expanding LGBTQIA inclusiveness throughout the community. Austin-based Yoga Therapist and Enneagram teacher Abi Robins will provide an introduction to the world of LGBTQIA studies that invites [...]

Contact with the Animal Body as Foundation for Awakening

By |2019-08-05T05:13:26+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  Transformation begins with knowing ourselves as consciousness occupying an animal body. Historically, spiritual traditions have often portrayed our spiritual nature and our material nature as at odds with one another, with the body objectified as a distraction from spiritual pursuits. This disconnection between the [...]

Microaggressions: An Enneagram Path to Healing

By |2019-08-27T03:32:09+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

When Millenials express outrage about "microaggressions," one might wonder whether our culture is becoming stiflingly politically correct. However, we learn how our lack of awareness may be like back when no one questioned cigarette smoking inside offices, restaurants and airplanes. Microaggressions take their toll over [...]

Type and its Inner Witness: Our Intuitive Faculty of Perception

By |2019-08-05T05:12:09+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  It seems only natural to recognize the patterns of our mind and to hear the self-reports of people who see the world differently. Yet that simple turn of attention that self-reflection requires marks a giant step in our evolving consciousness. The first turn reveals [...]

Dynamics of Flourishing Relationships: The Role of Instinctual Energies

By |2019-08-27T03:30:51+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

This presentation will explore the impact of instinctual energy, separate from type, on relationships. Each of us has three instincts (self-preservation, one-to-one and social), but one of these tends to be more central in our daily lives and relationships. The three major instincts have a [...]

Enneagram Prison Project: A Compassionate Approach to Healing Using the Enneagram

By |2019-08-27T03:31:13+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

With a clear vision for how the Enneagram could be taught in every jail and prison in the United States and in the world, Susan Olesek founded Enneagram Prison Project (EPP) in California in 2012. Since then, EPP has established programming in four Californian correctional [...]

Enneagraming as a Hero’s Journey: a Compass to Navigate Your Personal Development Map

By |2019-08-05T05:06:41+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

The Enneagram is like an adventurer's treasure map. We can become the mindful hero of our own story, by being aware of the journey that lies ahead of us. The facilitator will present an analogy between Joseph Campbell's Hero's journey and the Enneagram invitation, that [...]

Beyond Duality: An Invitation to Experiencing the Intersection of our Infinite and Finite Nature

By |2019-08-05T05:06:36+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

You are invited to learn about and engage with the EnneaCross(TM), an evolving framework, now in development for over six years, which supports the spiritual journey. The EnneaCross(TM) is an integration of two powerful, ancient symbols, the Enneagram and the cross-cultural cross. Individually these symbols [...]

Using the Twelve Steps and Three Instincts in Recovery

By |2019-08-05T05:06:41+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

We are all Recovering from something ; a broken relationship, overspending, or even dysfunctional family dynamics ; we are all hooked on our patterns of thinking, feeling and behaving. Most of us think of Recovery within the context of alcohol or drug abuse, and while [...]

Irony of Ironies: Relational Repetitive Dynamics

By |2019-08-05T05:06:36+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

One of the reasons we concoct our defensive strategies is to protect us from the hurts, embarrassments, diminishments, sensitivities, et.al. that we experienced sometime in our life. The irony of this approach is that it brings about the very thing we are trying to avoid. [...]

Grit to Great(er): An Enneagram Framework for Empowering Marginalized Populations and Reducing Poverty

By |2019-08-05T05:12:40+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  The Enneagram is a powerful tool that unlocks, for each of us, who we are as well as how we get in our own way. For people in deep poverty this unlocking can be literally life giving. This tool of self-awareness provides the critical [...]

Foundations for Creating a Great Team Culture to Advance Individual, Team and Organizational Growth

By |2019-08-05T05:06:37+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

What does it take to build a cohesive and effective team that is agile, innovative and equipped to grow quickly in today's ever changing business climate? In this session you will learn about how one of Inc. Magazine's, "Inc. 5000" list of America's fastestgrowing private [...]

The Enneagram, a Sufi Perspective: Understanding the Enneagram Through the 99 Sufi Divine Names and the Sufi Stages of Self

By |2019-08-05T05:13:39+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  The presentation provides a portrayal of the Sufi 99 divine attributes, or names of Allah, and the how they correlate to the 9 Enneagram types at the different stages of the development of the self as presented by the Sufis. Through reflections, interviews, and [...]

Love and Relationship in Three Centers – Body, Heart & Mind

By |2019-08-05T05:06:37+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

Through lecture, inner practice, type groups and conversation we'll explore how we express our love through each of our three centers and how our type structure can get in the way. Love is easy to say but hard to define. It means different things to [...]

Culture Change Using the Instinctual Biases

By |2019-08-05T05:12:19+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  Organizational culture is a collection of attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors that serve as an implicitly agreed-upon way of solving problems within the organization. It is rooted in systems of values; biases toward achieving a sense of stability or satisfaction that are often so deeply [...]

Moving the Race Conversation Forward with the Enneagram

By |2019-08-05T05:13:05+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  In contrast to the belief that racism is a personal choice, we will explore racism as a collective, often subconscious, reality that affects literally every person who grew up in Western cultures. Like our Enneagram types, racism tells a story of who we are [...]

The Trouble With Typing: Ways to Misuse, Misunderstand and Distort the Enneagram

By |2019-08-05T05:06:42+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

As you use the Enneagram now and in the future - whether you are a beginner or an experienced user of the system - there is a limiting mentality that you may fall into without realizing it, leading you to "go wrong with confidence." Symptoms [...]

The Enneagram of the Nine Gifts of the Spirit

By |2019-08-05T05:06:38+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

In various letters to the early churches, the Apostle Paul wrote about the nine gifts of the Holy Spirit. These extraordinary spiritual gifts, often termed "charismatic gifts," map onto the Enneagram. Specifically, the nine gifts of the Spirit are the word of wisdom, the word [...]

Flex Your Enneagram Muscles: EQ with Body Wisdom and Neuroscience

By |2019-08-05T05:06:42+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

How much and how little you have the gifts, and challenges of ALL the types can be as enlightening as discovering your core type. Your "Enneagram Blueprint" is like an MRI of your personality that impacts you to either empower you and lift you up, [...]

Using Invisible Triangles in Business Applications of the Enneagram

By |2019-08-27T03:30:03+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

The 3 triangles of the Enneagram -- 9-3-6, 1-4-7 and 2-5-8 -- are potent and profound. The 9-3-6 triangle is visible on the Enneagram symbol, while the other two triangles are not. However, an invisible line connects point 4 and 7 and another invisible line [...]

Enneagram, IEA and a Vision: A Founder’s Journey

By |2019-08-05T05:06:38+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

The Enneagram, as we know it today, is all about personhood. We use it to dissect personality, explain our psychodynamics and try to celebrate diversity. One of the IEA Founders will tell his Enneagram "story". As one of the early individuals to learn the "psychological [...]

High Functioning Families; The Foundation for the Future. Using the Enneagram to Enhance Parenting Skills and Build Leaders for Tomorrow

By |2019-08-05T05:14:01+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  In an increasingly changing and agile world, with growing multiculturalism, it is important that parents raise children with high emotional, social and cultural intelligence. It is crucial to future-proof our children against getting stuck in habits of thinking, feeling and behaving when a more [...]

The Map Of Consciousness as a Lens to Clear the Enneagram Mistyping Phenomena

By |2019-08-27T03:31:23+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  Over 250,000 muscle testing calibrations, spanning 30 years of multiple research studies, conducted by The Institute for Spiritual Research, Inc., Dr. David Hawkins defined a range of values that correspond to levels of consciousness which include well-recognized attitudes and emotions. With a logarithmic scale [...]

When 360 Degrees of Feedback are not Enough; or Just Too Much! 360s, Org Culture, and Executive Presence

By |2019-08-27T03:31:33+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

  360 degree feedback is a widely-used process designed to help people identify the development areas of which they may be unaware. Furthermore, different vendors have identified their own proprietary formula for what they tout comprises an effective leader. In this highly-interactive session, we will [...]

Positive Psychology and Enneagram Strengths-Based Framework

By |2019-08-05T05:06:39+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

Exploring cutting edge research in the field of Positive Psychology and Neuroscience, it is imperative to balance the Enneagram of Personality with a strengths based approach. The Enneagram stands proudly in the spiritual tradition, brought into the professional world through psychology and developed into the [...]

Re-write Your Own Story! Understanding Personality through Storytelling, Poetry, and Myth

By |2019-08-27T02:55:02+00:00July 25th, 2019|Categories: 2019 IEA Global Conference, General Enneagram|

In this experiential session we will use the framework of the Enneagram to explore with stories our gifts, challenges, and doorways to growth. Students will be guided to create and play with storytelling as we mine themes present in stories, myths and poetry. We'll have [...]

Go Digital: Make Your Enneagram Brand Shine

By |2019-05-07T11:11:20+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Over the last several years, the digital world has become an increasingly important method of attracting business and building connections in the Enneagram field. Yet, Enneagram businesses have been late adopters of online marketing tools. This presentation focuses on building bridges from your Enneagram work [...]

The Platinum Connection: Healing a Fractured Society

By |2019-05-07T11:11:18+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The Platinum Connection is a people centered project that incorporates the Enneagram and the connection of all humanity to bring people together across differences and to change the way people approach conflict, controversy, and disconnects. At the center of the Platinum Model is the Enneagram- [...]

Organizing an Enneagram Discussion Group in your Community

By |2019-05-07T11:11:20+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

A variety of "grassroots" community Enneagram discussion groups are active today. In this workshop, the presenter will draw on 10 years' experience organizing one such group. There will be a brief presentation about lessons learned, and a brief recap about relatively successful and less-successful group [...]

Why Personality Cannot Work on Personality: Teaching from Beyond our Fixation

By |2019-05-07T11:11:22+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Social media and other internet platforms have been rapidly spreading the Enneagram teachings in an unprecedented way. As a result, more people than ever are getting access to information about the nine types and different Enneagram theories. What is often lacking, and perhaps difficult to [...]

Ennea-focus, From Personal to Collective Success

By |2019-05-07T11:29:54+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] In this session we will explore how through neuroscience we can help you achieve success. Discover if you are a potentializer or an incidental minimizer of people. You will learn how to rewire your brain, through neuroscience, in order to transform your life [...]

Personal Voice and Enneagram – Listen to the Wisdom of Your Voice for Personal and Spiritual Growth

By |2019-05-07T11:29:55+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] "The knower of the mystery of sound knows the mystery of the whole universe." Hazrat Inayat Khan. Our voice is not just a tool to convey information. It reflects everything about you, your past, present and potential. Listen to your voice and you'll [...]

A Bridge to Vitality: The Enneagram of Self-Care

By |2019-05-07T11:29:54+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, No Media|

[NO RECORDING] Have you ever considered how the preoccupations of your EnneaType may be playing themselves out in your health? Our beliefs, attitudes, and preferences shape which areas of self-care we are willing to attend to, which we over-indulge, and which we choose to ignore. [...]

Being with Discord, Reactivity and Resistance in Enneagram Community

By |2019-05-07T11:11:20+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Following the creative group euphoria that occurs in a new Enneagram Community, disenchantment is experienced. Community "cracks" develop when our personality dynamics arise with their assumptions, `shoulds,' and "have to's," and as our interactions with our instinctual drives lead us to perceive ourselves as "not [...]

Using the Enneagram’s Life Lessons and Framework to Guide Better Business Decisions and Processes

By |2019-05-07T11:11:18+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The Enneagram, used as a system, is a very powerful and insightful tool. It's easy to see how it helps us guide and sustain our own self-development. In addition, this knowledge can also be leveraged to help us make better decisions and implement better processes [...]

Awareness to Action Leadership: The Enneagram as a Framework for Leadership Development

By |2019-05-07T11:11:18+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

This interactive session introduces a model of 12 leadership competencies correlated to the nine Enneagram points and three instinctual biases. The competencies are grouped into four clusters of interrelated: the first cluster addresses self-mastery and behavioral change; the second addresses how a leader relates to [...]

Innovating How You Lead: Don’t Be the Flip Phone of Leadership

By |2019-05-07T11:11:20+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

This presentation explores becoming a more innovative leader by walking through the five elements of the innovative leadership model and how each element contributes to the leader's ability to become more effective at dealing with complexity and uncertainty. It is interactive for each of the [...]

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