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Building Bridges: Collaborating in Community
Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
July 20 – 22, 2018
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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 [...]

Both Sides of the Bars: Teaching the Enneagram to Correctional Staff and Detainees

By |2019-07-05T23:59:26+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

In this session we will expound upon our collective experience teaching the Enneagram within the field of corrections ranging from six years of in-custody programming with the incarcerated in both the United States and Finland, and three years of using the Enneagram to train the [...]

The Top 9 Signs You are Really Using the Enneagram for Psychological Growth

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

The Enneagram system is a powerful tool that can aid us in achieving real psychological transformation. However, a big problem connected to the Enneagram is that some people believe they are using the system for psychological growth when they are really only using it in [...]

Enneagram Next Level: Bridging the Enneagram with Other Tools for Development

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

[NO RECORDING] The Enneagram contains many profound distinctions about what it is to be uniquely human both under pressure and inside of grace. However, for many the path to sustainable transformation proves difficult. Knowing you need to be more empathetic or collaborative or objective or [...]

The Enneagram: A Bridge to Improving an Important Relationship

By |2019-05-07T11:11:19+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

This interactive session will bridge from where you are in an important relationship to the next step in improving it, whether the relationship is familial, personal or professional. You will come away with a deeper understanding of each EnneaType's basic fear, basic desire, and inner [...]

Building Enneagram Bridges in Learning Communities in Thailand and in International Development Programs

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

[NO RECORDING] Presentation Objectives: To examine the inner and outer, growth and learning, personal and community based, from the presenter's co-creating of an independent, self-sustaining, collaborative Enneagram learning community in Thailand over 18 years. To explore collaborative, Enneagram based, teaching, team development, leadership, and coaching [...]

Psychology and the Enneagram: A Two-Way Bridge

By |2019-05-07T11:11:21+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The great psychological traditions of psychoanalysis, behaviorism, and humanism have much to offer to clarify and elaborate Enneagram styles and dynamics. And vice versa the Enneagram shows how these psychological theories show up in nine manifestations. This workshop will sample the contributions of major psychological [...]

Breaking Down Barriers to Collaboration – Our Inner Critic as One of Those Barriers

By |2019-07-06T00:03:58+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Judging ourselves and judging others is a powerful and destructive barrier to real and genuine collaboration. We all have an inner critic operating in clandestine ways to keep us locked in patterns of personality that prevent us from truly opening beyond our limited perspectives. In [...]

The Heart Reoriented: The Enneagram of Virtues

By |2019-05-07T11:11:19+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

The presentation is an introduction to the Virtues and their experience in our daily life. Participants can expect to experience a heart-centered approach to the material and a supportive atmosphere for sharing, contemplation and noticing what is arising within. The presentation features a talk introducing [...]

Leadership by Music – Enneagram for Leadership Development

By |2019-05-07T11:11:21+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Leaders who want to be effective and efficient need to develop an awareness of their body language and be as natural as possible. This happens when they play their leadership role in alignment with their personal values. Every attempt to bluff or to make a [...]

The Art of Typing: Powerful Tools for Enneagram Typing

By |2019-07-06T00:03:48+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Do you want to get better at helping people identify their Enneagram types more accurately? Then you know that "getting your type right" matters, and here's why: Discovering type supports accurate self-observation Mistyped people pay attention to the wrong things Deep psychological and spiritual development [...]

The Enneagram as a Life Story: Introducing the Life Map as an Expressive Arts Method for Gaining Insight into Type Structure

By |2019-05-07T11:11:19+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

This session bridges the Enneagram with the expressive arts subfield of psychology by introducing you to the Life Map, a tool that can be utilized for personal growth as well as professional work with clients. The Life Map is essentially an experiential method using basic [...]

Bridging the Many Divides in Health Care – How One Health System Has Leveraged the Enneagram to Impact Organizational Culture

By |2019-05-07T11:11:17+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Health care institutions have a long history of hierarchical and siloed organizational structures. People are often distinguished, and sorted, by their credentials, areas of specialization, and the role they play. From physicians, to nurses, to administrators, to support service roles, each group has a particular [...]

Enneagram Basics: Bridging The Esoteric To Teach The Theory To More People In Less Time

By |2019-05-07T11:11:19+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Most Enneagramers learned this insightful theory of personality by active participation in lengthy seminars. This has historically limited our audience to those willing to invest several days and considerable expense. This model of master-to-student total immersion favors searchers of esoteric wisdom ... but often alienates [...]

Authentic Conversations: Recovery, Stigma and Social Change

By |2019-05-07T11:11:21+00:00July 20th, 2018|Categories: 2018 IEA Global Conference, Audio|

Join Anne as she engages in Authentic Conversations with a cross-section of individuals personally impacted by the disparate attitudes and controversial policies around addiction and recovery. Our Panelists represent a wide range of age, gender, race, religion, and culture. In this session you will experience [...]

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 [...]