Workshops and Training

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Authentic Leadership Center’s flagship training is a two-session, 8-day supportive and transformative journey to nudge you back to the center of yourself – where true leadership begins. A leader is often charismatic or inspiring because they’ve mined the wealth of their own potential, and have learned to lead their life from the greatness within. ALC’s team of facilitators and coaches can help you do that.

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This advanced experiential workshop is for graduates of Leading from the Center or similar training. While similar to the Leading from the Center 5-Day session, this training provides an intensive opportunity for experienced participants to actively define the work they wish to do and how they will do it. The workshop takes place in a relaxed, community-style atmosphere.

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The Authentic Leadership Center is dedicated to helping individuals, teams, and organizations realize all of their potentials. The ALC Team has many years of experience in producing outstanding results for leaders and their teams.

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Men’s Retreat

December 10 – 12, 2021

Chris Mathe and Lou Zweier will host ALC’s ninth Men’s Retreat in a very comfortable cabin in the Lake Tahoe area. There will be some organized activities and plenty of personal time to consider what it means to be a man in today’s society. Any man, 13 years or older is welcome to join us. There is limited space available – a total of 12 beds are available and some room for sleeping bags.

Friday will begin with a community dinner and then a group discussion on what the specifics of the weekend will look like. The retreat will end after breakfast and closing discussions Sunday morning.

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women’s retreat

September 24 – 26, 2021

Join Maril Cardwell, Ayleen O’Connell, and Gayle Mathe on the Third Annual ALC Women’s Retreat. The weekend will begin Friday early evening and end mid day Sunday at a beautiful location to be determined. Meals will be made and eaten together and there will be ample group processing and personal time. Mark your calendar now if you are interested. Details about the location, and registration will be forthcoming as the date approaches. Space is limited.

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coach trainings

Saturday from 9 a.m. to Noon

Interested in being a volunteer coach for the Authentic Leadership Training? The ALC Team is committed to providing ongoing coach training and skill-building as an important way to help people continue their growth and expand their emotional and technical abilities.

A half-day of coach skill-building takes place from 9 a.m. to about noon at the ALC Center about 5 times per year. Offered free of charge, these training days are led by the ALC Team and mix lectures, group interaction, and role-playing to increase skills in listening, coaching, facilitation, conflict management, and more.

Start your new path today

There is a leader in every one of us, sometimes quietly waiting able to lead others, but more importantly able to lead ourselves.

Maril Cardwell
December 2021
January 2022

Coach Training

Authentic Leadership Center | 11344 Coloma Road, Suite 625, Gold River, CA 95670
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