Dave Ellis: Falling Awake at 1440 Multiversity

Discover your leadership purpose at True North Leadership, Oct 13–18.


Falling Awake

July 19 - 21, 2019

Friday - Sunday, 2 nights

All-inclusive program package to include:

<ul> <li>Tuition</li> <li>Three Meals in Kitchen Table (daily)</li> <li>Shared or Private Accommodations</li> <li>Signature classes and wellness offerings</li> </ul> <p>Please Note: All packages are priced per person. Should you elect a shared accommodation and community hall bath, 1440 will randomly pair you with a gender-specific roommate. Only private rooms have the option of a private bath.  1440 Multiversity is a smoke-free campus.</p>

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Program Description

What do you really want?

Underneath fear, limitation, and constraints: what do you REALLY want?

Answer this and other life-altering questions with the help of Dave Ellis, master coach, author, and facilitator who has helped millions reach their full potential. In this weekend of short, inspiring lectures, interactive activities, observed coaching, reflection time, and community conversation, you will:

  • Dig into clarifying questions to discover what is next for you in your professional and personal life
  • Determine your own authentic purpose, values, and goals and sharpen your ability to influence others
  • Face a challenge that is getting in the way of a better life and develop strategies to overcome it
  • Improve communication skills including effective listening, productive feedback, and making requests
  • Identify actions that will advance your well-being, leadership, finances, relationships, and impact.

This weekend is for individuals and leaders who desire transition in any aspect of their life—money, career, health, or relationships. Uncover your deepest wisdom in a fun and safe, growth-oriented setting. Walk away feeling clearer, lighter, and armed with inspiring tools to reach your full potential.

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  • Faculty Bio
    Dave Ellis

    Author, coach, master of helping others reach their full potential

    Dave Ellis is a world-class workshop facilitator and has written seven books, including Falling Awake, Life Coaching, Creating Your Future, and Becoming a Master Student, which was the best-selling college textbook in the United States for over two decades. A masterful coach, he has worked with national and international nonprofit leaders, social entrepreneurs, philanthropists, an NBA coach, and a Nobel Peace Prize winner.

    Through the workshops, books, coaching, videos, and interactive online classes of Dave Ellis Leadership, Dave has helped over six million people realize a more wonderful life. He and the thousands of teachers and coaches he has trained, challenge people to think what they have never thought and empower them to take actions they have never taken.

    Former president of National American University, Dave started The Brande Foundation and has contributed millions of dollars to the work of his foundation and other organizations. He has four daughters and six grandchildren. His hobbies are running, singing, photography, and travel.

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  • Why Attend
    • Enjoy sacred time away from your normal activities to increase self-awareness and gain clarity about your future.<br />

    • Invest in yourself, invest in your goals. From money management to communication to better habits, Dave’s masterful coaching will help you live life by your own definition and design.

    • Capitalize on your strengths and kick your limiting beliefs to the curb: learn to celebrate more often as you begin living the rest of your life in a more expansive way.

  • Things to Know/Schedule

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    Experience Level

    None required.

  • About 1440 Multiversity

    Beautifully nestled in the California redwoods near Santa Cruz, our 75-acre campus is within easy reach of San Francisco and Silicon Valley.

    1440 Multiversity is a place to spend time engaging some of life's most meaningful personal questions and to enjoy, restore, and reenergize yourself as you do it.

    You'll find new energy through immersion learning—setting aside daily urgencies and dedicating uninterrupted time to focus on important, but often elusive, priorities. Our unique collaboration with world-class faculty coupled with an original, inspirational curriculum and magnificent grounds make this a place like no other. Add in fresh, redwood-scented air, delicious and healthy food, deep reflection, fun exercise, and good sleep and you've pretty much captured what you'll experience here.

  • Accommodations

    At 1440 Multiversity, you’ll find a wide range of accommodations to meet your preferences and budget. All of our rooms have been thoughtfully designed to provide comfort, promote reflection, and foster connection with others.

    Accommodation rates include more than just the bed you sleep in.

    Per-person per-night rates include:

    • nourishing locally sourced, seasonal meals
    • daily meditation and yoga classes
    • non-ticketed evening events
    • use of all facilities, including the Fitness Center, steam rooms, and infinity-edge hot tub.

    Guests also enjoy access to woodland trails, cafés, and shops.


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