Starting a Business Together Without Breaking Up
Jul
25
9:30 AM09:30

Starting a Business Together Without Breaking Up

Starting a business together can put an incredible strain on your partnership. Even the strongest relationships can be put to the test. 

Join entrepreneurial couples coach, Gina Senarighi to discuss the most common concerns facing entrepreneurs in love- and what to do about them. 

Learn the skills you need to stay meaningfully connected no matter where your creativity takes you.

View Event →
Communication Skills for Entrepreneur Couples
Aug
29
12:00 PM12:00

Communication Skills for Entrepreneur Couples

Becoming a business owner can bring out the best - and the worst - in us. Even the most successful communicators often struggle under the pressure of entrepreneurship. 

Join entrepreneurial couples coach, Gina Senarighi to discuss the most common concerns facing entrepreneurs in love- and what to do about them.

View Event →
COUPLES RETREAT FOR CREATIVE PROFESSIONALS
Sep
22
to Sep 23

COUPLES RETREAT FOR CREATIVE PROFESSIONALS

This retreat aims to help coupled creative professionals break down the barriers between them so they can have a successful partnership in the midst of their professional passion, without losing each other in the process.

Let's be honest  -  having your own business whether you and your spouse work in it together, or just one of you, it can definitely take its toll on one's marriage and family.

We are the few, and the privileged, who have the pleasure to work for ourselves enjoy unique challenges amid our autonomous work life.  It is NOT easy all the time and it's hard to find other couples who can relate to the joys and challenges we all face.

This is not an industry event. This is not about certain types of businesses, brand, your online marketing presence, or how to get more clients and sell better. 

This is a time for you to get away and refocus, reconnect with each other, make new friends, share your own story, and learn and grow from other married teams, and walk away encouraged, inspired and renewed.

We can't wait for you to join us.

View Event →
Secrets of Successful Power Couples
Sep
26
7:00 PM19:00

Secrets of Successful Power Couples

Power couples (the ones who stay in love even while surfing a sea of successes and challenges) have a few secrets up their sleeve, but most of us have never learned how to navigate success while staying connected.

Join entrepreneurial couples coach, Gina Senarighi to discuss the most common concerns facing entrepreneurs in love- and what to do about them.

View Event →
THE SCIENCE OF TRUST FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL COUPLES
Oct
22
8:00 PM20:00

THE SCIENCE OF TRUST FOR ENTREPRENEURIAL COUPLES

Trust is a vital part of entrepreneurial success- yet most of us know very few of the specific ways to build and rebuild trust in personal or professional relationships. 

In this call, we'll cover the science of trust in bite-sized pieces complete with the skills you need to nourish trust in all your most meaningful relationships.

Join entrepreneurial couples coach, Gina Senarighi to discuss the most common concerns facing entrepreneurs in love- and what to do about them.  

View Event →
Vulnerability, Resilience & Entrepreneurial Success
Nov
28
3:00 PM15:00

Vulnerability, Resilience & Entrepreneurial Success

You simply can’t start a business or a job search without making yourself vulnerable. And while most of us can find business skill training, learning the skills of vulnerability and trust building can be a real challenge.

Gathering the courage to show up, be seen, and live boldly putting your passions out into the world is sometimes an incredible feat.

We’ll discuss the newest research on vulnerability, authenticity, and trust learn the science-based approach to authentic relationships in your career (and at home).

How can vulnerability help your career flourish? Join us to find out. You’ll walk away with the following knowledge:

  • Improved self-compassion practices to slay self-doubt

  • Learn to grow a meaningfully supportive community

  • Cultivate skills of resilience and courage

Join entrepreneurial couples coach, Gina Senarighi to discuss the most common concerns facing entrepreneurs in love- and what to do about them.

View Event →
Impostor Syndrome & Entrepreneurial Success
Dec
27
3:30 PM15:30

Impostor Syndrome & Entrepreneurial Success

It's impossible to be a fully passionate entrepreneur and avoid facing impostor syndrome- especially if you're a woman or an underrepresented minority in business.

Let's talk about the strategies to overcome impostor syndrome and connect with your most confident business self.

Join entrepreneurial couples coach, Gina Senarighi to discuss the most common concerns facing entrepreneurs in love- and what to do about them.

View Event →

Writing Through the Cracks: self-forgiveness and compassion in memoir writing
Jun
13
10:00 AM10:00

Writing Through the Cracks: self-forgiveness and compassion in memoir writing

“Ring the bells that still can ring

Forget your perfect offering

There is a crack in everything

That’s how the light gets in.”

– Leonard Cohen

To write about pivotal events from our own lives requires a reckoning with our pasts. How do we interrogate ourselves to get at the truth of our stories when the details do not always shine a glamorous light upon us? Writing Through the Cracks will give you tools to get vulnerable in your writing, scrutinize the past from a place of compassion, and help you to discover the story beneath your stories.

Join educator, coach, consultant, and professional shame slayer Gina Senarighi and nonfiction writer and educator Cooper Lee Bombardier for an engaging, accessible, and intensive writing workshop at the beautiful and historic Sou’wester Lodge. Writers of all levels are welcome!

REGISTER HERE

View Event →
OPENING UP COUPLES RETREAT
May
19
to May 20

OPENING UP COUPLES RETREAT

Sometimes re-imagining relationships can be a little lonely.  You might have great friends, but they're not always the most open-minded when we talk about changing the way we love.

And sometimes rethinking relationships can be overwhelming.  Most of us aren't taught great relationship skills in the first place- let alone given the tools to tailor relationships to our unique needs and personal growth.

Rather than stay in overwhelm and isolation we gather once a year to build friendship, share tools, gather resources, reflect, grow, and laugh.

May 19-20, 2018 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Private Residence in SW Portland, Oregon

READ MORE

 

REGISTER HERE

View Event →
Working Together & Staying Together: How to Start a Business with Your Spouse and Stay Married
May
11
11:00 AM11:00

Working Together & Staying Together: How to Start a Business with Your Spouse and Stay Married

It's a well-known fact that entrepreneurial couples face significant challenges.  All too often couples who start businesses together find themselves overwhelmed with strained communication, misunderstandings, and distance in their very first year of business. 

Join Gina Senarighi, a couples counselor and communication coach to cultivate the necessary skills to nourish your connection while you grow your projects. 

We'll cover communication strategies, professional boundaries, conflict management, maintaining self-care and keeping passion alive even when you're swamped with newfound success.

Our learning goals:

- develop a meaningful and feasible shared vision

- negotiate lasting agreements and learn to renegotiate with care

- develop the skills to cultivate trust, resolve disagreements and stay committed (to both the business and each other)

- learn the secret to maintaining connection and passion (even when busy) 

About your facilitator:

Gina Senarighi is a couples counselor, communication consultant, and author who has been helping loving couples transform their relationships for nearly 20 years.

Her non-judgmental straight-talk approach, generous expertise, and warmth puts clients at ease to get real when facing infidelity, jealousy, and non-monogamy. She supports people online and on retreat as they reconnect with passio nd authenticity.

View Event →
Healthy Boundaries for Lasting Relationships
May
4
4:30 PM16:30

Healthy Boundaries for Lasting Relationships

Join us for April's Relationship Master Class: Healthy Boundaries for Lasting Love

Do you put your own needs last?

Do you have trouble managing difficult relationships and drama?

Do you secretly wish people showed you more respect?

Do you have trouble knowing how much to share?

Then this class is just for you.

Our learning goals:

  • Saying no in a compassionate and respectful way

  • Setting up boundaries to build trust in partnerships

  • Ask for what you need

  • Pump the breaks when you need time to think

In this 60-minute class, I'll break down the basics on boundaries for successful compassionate relationships.

We'll cover the research on boundaries- but more importantly, we'll talk about how you apply it in your daily life.

REGISTER HERE

 

A little about my relationship expertise...

I've been supporting couples and teams in creating connected meaningful relationships for nearly twenty years. In that time I've learned to apply the science of trust in my own life as well as within the thousands of relationships and clients I've supported.

Few of us are lucky enough to meet relationship role models along the way who can teach us how to foster trust, communicate openly, and repair from relationship traumas. I've become that mentor to people all around the globe, and I'm excited to share what I've learned with you.

View Event →
Relationship Masterclass: Science of Trust
Mar
21
3:00 PM15:00

Relationship Masterclass: Science of Trust

Join us for March's Relationship Master Class: The Science of Trust in Relationships

Do you describe yourself as having "trust issues"?

Are you afraid to really open up and let people in?

Are you unsure how to move forward building trust in new relationships?

Then this class is just for you.

Have you had any of the following experiences?

  • Your partner says they care, but you' struggle to really believe them.
  • Once someone breaks a promise it's hard for you to trust again.
  • You have trouble letting go of past relationship trauma.
  • Do you ever say to yourself, "I just want to do the work and not mess around with this sales stuff!"?
  • I could keep going...

In this 90-minute class, I'll break down the scientific foundations of trust to help you uplevel the trust in your relationships.

We'll cover the science- but more importantly, we'll talk about how you apply it in your daily life.

Together we'll learn:

  • How to assess someone's trustworthiness.
  • What to do with unreliable relationships and situations.
  • How to build trust in new relationships.
  • How to repair trust when something has gone wrong.

A little about my relationship expertise...

I've been supporting couples and teams in creating connected meaningful relationships for nearly twenty years. In that time I've learned to apply the science of trust in my own life as well as within the thousands of relationships and clients I've supported.

Few of us are lucky enough to meet relationship role models along the way who can teach us how to foster trust, communicate openly, and repair from relationship traumas. I've become that mentor to people all around the globe, and I'm excited to share what I've learned with you.

View Event →
Women in Business: Vulnerability & Trust for Entrepreneurial Success
Feb
10
10:00 AM10:00

Women in Business: Vulnerability & Trust for Entrepreneurial Success

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP:

You simply can’t start a business or a job search without making yourself vulnerable.  And while most of us can find business skill training, learning the skills of vulnerability and trust building can be a real challenge. 

Gathering the courage to show up, be seen, and live boldly putting your passions out into the world is sometimes an incredible feat.  We’ll discuss the newest research on vulnerability, authenticity, and trust learn the science-based approach to authentic relationships in your career (and at home).   

How can vulnerability help your career flourish?  Join us to find out.

 

You’ll walk away with:

  • Improved self-compassion practices to slay self-doubt

  • Learn to grow a meaningfully supportive community

  • Cultivate skills of resilience and courage

  • Understand the seven pillars of trustworthiness

View Event →