"The Soul of Leadership ‘Mini’: Leading from Within." Margaret Benefiel and Susie Allen. 18–month program beginning in October 2014. Four residencies at a retreat center in the greater Boston area (Opening Residency: October 6-9, 2014; Second Residency: April 13–16, 2015; Third Residency: October 5–8, 2015; Closing Residency: April 4–7, 2016). Application Link.
Description: In twenty-first century Western culture, leaders are rewarded for their drive, decisiveness, productivity, and long work hours. What would it look like for a leader to cultivate the inner life, to step off the treadmill, to take time apart for personal reflection? What would leadership arising from a core of spiritual groundedness and compassion look like?