WORKSHOP TIMING. Lunch is not provided and can be purchased at the hotel restaurant or you can bring your own lunch.
Saturday 29th 9.30am - 5.00 pm
Sunday 30th 10.00am - 5.00 pm
Awakening Mindfulness and Meditation: Leadership Lessons for the 21st Century
A weekend retreat & transformational workshop with Dawa Tarchin Phillips
If you have been looking for an effective, meaningful retreat experience and an opportunity to go deeper in your exploration of authentic mindfulness, meditation and awakening, this weekend retreat & workshop is for you. During this weekend you will explore personal access points to awakening more mindfulness and meditation in your life. Through periods of silent meditation, personal inquiry, liberating wisdom teachings, interactive exercises and live Q&A, you will be skillfully guided by one of America’s leading voices in modern day awakening to take your mindfulness, meditation and leadership practice to the next level.
"Dawa Tarchin Phillips ranks among the most competent, authentic and trustworthy people I know. He has world-class expertise in the applications of meditative methods like mindfulness to the problems of people and organizations, and an intuitive well grounded wisdom that benefits executives and their companies alike.” - Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence, Altered Traits and Focus
"Dawa Tarchin Phillips is the real deal. He is an authentic and experienced master teacher and highly accomplished in the skills of personal and organizational transformation and the principles of success. An unusually innovative and visionary thinker... Dawa sees the big picture and has the expertise and skills to help you get there." - Jack Canfield, CEO, The Canfield Training Group
“Dawa Tarchin Phillips holds within himself an extraordinary combination of qualities: deep spiritual presence that reaches directly to the core, combined with a wise and sophisticated sense of guidance and organizational structure required to fulfill the remarkable ventures now in the works. This double genius he manifests makes of him a uniquely valuable teacher and guide. I highly recommend him, knowing how fortunate you and you will be if you work together with him.” - Barbara Marx Hubbard, President, Foundation for Conscious Evolution.
“Dawa Tarchin Phillips and his team have changed my life... by opening my mind to new possibilities. The program has made me aware of my habits and patterns of limited thoughts and actions, and it has empowered me to reach a place that most only dream of. Prior to working with Dawa I considered myself successful in my life and career, I had no idea how much more potential existed. It is impossible to describe how grateful I am for the wisdom and guidance we have received in recognizing our potential. I hope our success will awaken other leaders to the importance of this training.” - Nancy Hamilton, Principal at Calcagno&Hamilton
"Dawa is a very special person in my life, a dear friend and a teacher. He has the talent, and expertise, to help folks gain self-knowledge, to appreciate their basic goodness, and radiate that goodness out into the world for the peace, and sanity of others. Important work for all of us during these times.” - Jeff Bridges, Actor and Academy Award Winner
“Looking back across my career as an organizational psychologist in business and higher education, I have worked with many brilliant, successful leaders, scholars, and professionals. Dawa Tarchin Phillips stands tall in this elite group and possesses the ability to connect with people instantly, evoking the kind of trust and confidence that allows openness and deep exploration of individual or organizational challenges. - Douglas McKenna, original architect and General Manager of executive and leadership development at Microsoft.
Dawa Tarchin Phillips is an authentic teacher and global spiritual leader.
He possesses a wealth of wisdom, compassion, and experience, having completed two consecutive three-year meditation retreats. Appreciated by students for his joy, insight, and clarity of presentation, Dawa has taught on five continents and travelled to over 30 countries, including leading the first public pilgrimage around the globe. He embodies the unique perspectives of Western scholarship and neuroscientific research and the traditional training of an authentic Buddhist Lama.
He is the Founder/CEO of Empowerment Holdings and the co-founder of the Mindful Leadership Online Training Conference, the world’s largest online training conference for mindful leaders. He is a mindfulness and meditation expert, author, serial entrepreneur, experienced spiritual teacher, researcher and educator. He co-founded the Center for Mindfulness and Human Potential at the University of California Santa Barbara and is the President of the International Mindfulness Teachers Association, the first global independent professional organization for Mindfulness teaching professionals, and founder of The Mindful Leadership Tribe, an online community of mindful leaders.
He teaches mindfulness, meditation and awakening, awakened business and mindful leadership around the world. Dawa is a member of the prestigious Transformational Leadership Council and the Association of Transformational Leaders, and a leading voice in the global mindfulness movement. Dawa serves on the boards of several non-profit organizations that provide secular mindfulness and meditation training to children and youth. He is a contributing author for Mindful magazine, Tricycle magazine, and the Association for Talent Development and his work has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, Men’s Fitness, Forbes and Fast Company. He speaks English, German and French and lives with his family in Santa Barbara, CA.