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Watermark Weekend for Women: Create the Career (and Life) You Deserve

September 14 - 16, 2018

Friday - Sunday, 2 nights

$425 Tuition

Plus 2 nights all-inclusive accommodations priced separately

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Program Description

Are you where you want to be in your career? Or are you yearning to achieve the success and life you deserve?

If you’re ready to reach new professional and personal heights, join us for a weekend workshop with leadership expert and senior executive coach Charmaine McClarie, who can teach you how to position yourself for greater success in 2019.

During this inspiring and introspective weekend, you will:

  • Redefine your value and brand
  • Learn best practices for your résumé and LinkedIn profile
  • Experiment with transforming interviews into meaningful and memorable conversations
  • Create a go-forward plan that you can start using immediately.

Prior to the workshop, you’ll be invited to a call with Charmaine to spark your vision. Set yourself on the path to success and abundance through reflective and interactive work that includes creating a vision collage, lectures, discussions, and more.

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  • Faculty Bio
    Charmaine McClarie

    Senior executive coach and leadership expert

    Charmaine McClarie is a leadership expert and senior executive coach who helps leaders have their best year ever. She has worked with leaders in 27 industries across five continents. Her clients include top executives from Coca-Cola, DuPont, Gilead, Humana, Intuit, Johnson & Johnson, Starbucks, and T-Mobile.

    During her 20-plus years as an executive coach, 98 percent of Charmaine’s clients are promoted within 18 months of working with her—whether that means going from senior vice president to executive vice president, growing from regional to global leadership, or becoming a corporate director. Charmaine has been a presenter at the Watermark Conference for Women and other events and workshops by Watermark—Bay Area’s largest membership organization dedicated to increasing the number of women in leadership positions and supporting the success of senior executives, emerging executives, and entrepreneurs through their three pillars: Connect, Develop, and Advocate.

    Charmaine serves on the EMBA program faculty at the University of Missouri–Kansas City Bloch School of Management and is a visiting lecturer at the Smith College Executive Education Program. McClarie Group has been profiled in Financial Times, Forbes, Harvard Business Review, the New York Times, and People.

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  • Why Attend
    • Life is short. If you want the career and life you deserve, now is the time to act.

    • You deserve a weekend to focus just on you: your brand, résumé, LinkedIn profile, interviewing skills, and tapping into your true value.

    • 98 percent of Charmaine's clients are promoted within 18 months of working with her—why not you?

    • Join a sought-after coach who has presented at Watermark conferences and workshops—the Bay Area's largest membership organization dedicated to increasing the number of women in leadership positions.

  • Things to Know/Schedule

    Program Schedule

    Friday, September 14

    6:45 – 7:15 pm: Newcomer Orientation

    7:15 – 8:00 pm: Watermark Wine Reception

    8:00 – 9:30 pm: Introductory Session
    Create the Career (and Life) You Deserve: What’s Holding You Back?

    Saturday, September 15

    6:45 – 7:45 am: Yoga/Meditation/Fitness

    7:00 – 8:30 am: Breakfast

    9:00 am – 12:00 pm: Morning Session
    Your Vision: Redefining the Value You Deliver

    12:00 – 1:30 pm: Lunch

    2:00 – 4:00 pm: Afternoon Session
    Your Personal Brand, Résumé, and LinkedIn Refresh; Ace Your Interview

    4:45 – 6:45 pm: Movement and Meditation Classes

    5:30 – 7:30 pm: Dinner

    7:30 – 8:30 pm: Optional Career/Life Discussion and Q&A

    Sunday, September 16

    7:00 – 8:30 am: Breakfast

    9:00 – 11:00 am: Morning Session
    Putting the Pieces Together for Your Best Year Ever



    Experience Level

    All levels

  • 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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