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The Science and Practice of Purpose, July 2020

Jul 02, 2020 – Jul 23, 2020
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Pacific Time


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10 seats available

We are committed to doing all we can to support you during this time of crisis. We deeply recognize the difficulties and hardship being experienced by so many, and wish to make our online courses more accessible, so we are extending the 20% discount coupon below to all courses beginning in June and July. Use coupon bewell2020 upon checkout.

Purpose is essential to building healthier and more meaningful lives. Dr. Leah Weiss leads this four-session, six-hour interactive live online course that will guide participants through understanding the latest research in the field of purpose. With a focus on application, participants will learn how to use evidence-based tools in work and relationships.

Topics include:
How purpose amplifies compassion
How purpose supports resilience
How to foster teams and cultures that are purpose-driven.


10 seats available


Leah Weiss

Leah Weiss, Ph.D. is a researcher, lecturer, consultant, entrepreneur, and author. She teaches Compassionate Leadership at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where she created the perennially-waitlisted course “Leading with Mindfulness and Compassion.” She is Founding Faculty at Compassion Institute. She is also the co-founder of Skylyte – a company that specializes in using the latest neuroscience and behavior change to empower high-performing leaders and managers prevent burnout for themselves and their teams.


Her first book, “How We Work: Live Your Purpose, Reclaim Your Sanity, and Embrace the Daily Grind” (HarperWave) focuses on developing compassionate and soft skill-based leadership while also offering research-backed actionable steps towards finding purpose at work. It has currently been translated into 7 different languages. Her latest book, “Bhavana: The Thai secrets of everyday resilience,” came out in the U.K. in May 2019.

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No refunds will be issued unless the course does not fill a minimum number of registrants by 1 week prior to the course start date.


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Course Name: The Science and Practice of Purpose, July 2020