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Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Embark on a profound journey into the art and science of color — shifting how you wear colors and use them in your environment to transform your mood, express your essence and magnify
How do you feel when someone says, “Wow, that’s really a beautiful color on you?”
If you’re like most of us, you feel seen, appreciated and honored. You feel welcomed into a conversation or a space. The compliment affects your mood, your self-confidence and even your ability to succeed.
If there’s a romantic spark between you and that person, you may feel more “lit up” and flirtatious.
So, what’s really going on? Why does color have such a profound impact on our emotions, energy and perceptions?
Color is a powerful tool for evoking transformation, especially when it’s used to create harmony between your inner essence (your soul self) and the outer world. When you use color in this way, people feel a kind of “rightness” about how you look and who you are — and so do you!
Why is that? Certain shades and tones are more aligned with your "inner colors," or true essence. And when we choose these colors, people take notice. They truly SEE us — in a deeper and more authentic way.
Selecting the colors that are most authentically YOU goes beyond merely deciding what to wear. It extends to the color of your hair and accessories you use (like belts, jewelry, ties and makeup). It even includes the colors you choose for your living room, bedroom and office.
You have the power to choose the colors you surround yourself with, which can either evoke your true essence or leave you feeling inauthentic or invisible.
The colors we select signal to our subconscious and others how we are feeling, what our intentions are — and even how healthy we are physically and emotionally.
Colors that accurately reflect your essence can make you feel more at peace and more comfortable in your own skin. You feel “at home” wherever you are and you don’t feel the need to TELL others who you are — you simply radiate your inner essence naturally.
However, when we navigate life with the wrong colors — for our hair, clothing, home or work environment — we may feel a bit “off,” because our natural expression is being suppressed. People don’t see us for who we truly are, and we may even feel depressed without knowing why.
Without special color training and the ability to align your color choices with your unique inner shades (your true colors), it’s easy to be led astray by fads and fashion trends. You’re more likely to adopt colors that are out of sync with your authentic self and that inhibit your unique way of showing up in the world.
But what if you knew precisely, and even scientifically, which colors align your appearance with your true essence?
And what if this harmonious alignment made you appear more beautiful, magnetic and radiant to others and more at home in your body and in your life?
When you know the secrets for working with color, you have the capability to relax into a more natural expression of who you truly are. You gain more energy and confidence. And you literally a living “work of art” because you’re applying the deeper principles of beauty when designing your appearance and your life.
In The True Colors Course, renowned color pioneer Arden Reece will guide you through an in-depth journey into the power of your personal color palette to express your essence in work, play and love.
She’ll take you behind the scenes with designers, artists, scientists and other top color experts to show you the powerful ways color affects your perceptions, moods and emotions. She’ll help you understand WHY certain colors affect you in certain ways and what particular color choices signal to others.You’ll discover how to match color schemes with your body’s natural tones to create a more integrated look that feels natural.
In short, you’ll discover how to exude confidence and vibrancy — not by being flashy but by choosing colors that are fully aligned with your true essence.
This training is a fascinating adventure into the artistic, psychological and even spiritual dimensions of a subject that profoundly affects our lives and is too often glossed over by superficial magazines and fashion trends.
You’ll emerge with a deeper understanding of beauty, which is all about expressing the radiance of your soul.
As you become more skilled in working with color, you’ll naturally evolve into a walking, talking “masterpiece” because you’ll be applying the same knowledge and sensitivity a trained artist does to a canvas!
You’ll experience a new vibrancy that comes from aligning your outer appearance and inner essence, greatly increasing your happiness and making it easier to create the life of your dreams — as well as attract people who honor the authentic you.
Knowing the art and science of color can help you make soul-satisfying color choices for every facet of your life, from fashion and accessories to home and office design. It will give you a new inner foundation rooted in confidence and radiant self-expression — independent of fleeting trends — that draws from the most natural expression of YOU.
Learn from a Masterful Expert
Arden is the ideal guide for your empowering expedition into the wonderful world of color. She’ll masterfully show you how to use colors to enhance every area of your life.
She is a renowned color expert whose studies have led her to develop and launch custom color palettes — backed by the latest research in color theory — designed to help you discover and radiate your own unique colors (from the inside out).
Arden’s teachings are all about unveiling and enhancing your natural beauty versus adopting inauthentic color choices that can result in you looking — and feeling — flat and uninspired.
This 7-week training is designed to leave you shining — in all YOUR colors — so that you embody and express your authenticity in ways that bring you greater joy, ease and creativity.
During this comprehensive program, you’ll:
- Discover how to connect your inner and outer expression through color
- Recognize which colors will help you express
- Come away with color techniques to improve your energy, mood
- Explore your own personal relationship as well as our collective history with color
- Understand the basics of color theory and how to work with colors
- Realize how to have more fun and be playful with color
- Align your color personality with your Magnetic Colors by utilizing the Human Color Wheel
- Identify your “Vulnerable Color” and why you should wear it
- Identify your supporting metal (silver, gold, bronze, copper, brass) and where to incorporate it in your life
- Infuse your daily meditations with “color breathing”
- Use color visualization to heal your heart and love yourself and your body
- Experience feeling authentically seen by others
What You’ll Discover in These 7 Weeks
Course sessions are on Wednesdays at 5:00pm Pacific.
In this 7-week transformational program, Arden will guide you through the fundamental skills and competencies you’ll need to fully empower your authentic self through color.
Each weekly, LIVE training session will build harmoniously upon the next so that you’ll develop a complete, holistic understanding of the practices, tools and principles you’ll need to discover, appreciate and radiate your true colors from the inside out.
Module 1) What is Color:
Exploring the World of Color (May 4)
In this exploration of color, we start with the simple question: “What is color?” We’ll look at the scientific meanings — from how we “see” and experience color from the perspective fueled by our most basic biological needs, to conscious color symbolism and associations, to our personal relationships with color.
In this module, you will:
- Understand how color plays a big role in your mind, body and soul
- Discover how color can trick your perceptions and senses and the secrets for seeing and using color
- Explore your own personal relationship and collective history with color
- Identify the hue, value and chroma of a color and understand how it is created
- Understand how to create harmony and balance with color utilizing the color wheel
Module 2) The Meaning of Color:
How Color & Personality Align (May 11)
In this module, we’ll delve into color psychology and a discussion about our personal relationships and subjective histories with color. We’ll explore how chroma and personality collide, take an extrovert/ambivert/introvert quiz and learn about the five color personality types.
We’ll study images of individuals and their artwork to illustrate each color personality and their combinations. You’ll learn how your coloring affects your personality, career choices and how others see you, drawing on Kandinsky, Marcel Breuer, Chagall, Itten and other artists as examples.
In this module, you will:
- Identify the positive and negative meanings of your favorite colors and learn what they say about you
- Study the history of personal color pioneer Johannes Itten of the Bauhaus and his unique contribution to the world of color
- Understand how extroversion and introversion play a large role in your color personality
- Discover your color personality (sharp, deep, subdued, dynamic, animated) and how to integrate your core and sub personalities
Module 3) Identifying Your True Colors:
Creating Your Color Blueprint (May 18)
Our hair, skin and eyes contain pigments that produce uniquely coded colors. We’ll take a look at human coloring and discover some of the latest research on human skin tones by the Pantone Color Institute. You’ll identify all the colors seen in your hair, skin and eyes and notate them on your Color Blueprint.
Your Color Blueprint is unique to you and will guide your Essence Colors, your Magnetic Colors and your personal color harmonies. We’ll discuss visual perception, successive contrast and Itten’s seven color contrasts and how they relate to your personal colors, especially the concept of warm and cool. You’ll also see how human coloring fits on the color wheel and learn why the Munsell color system is the preferred method in color notation.
In this module, you will:
- Discover how your subjective color preferences and personal colors align
- Identify all the colors that create your unique coloring
- Utilize the Munsell and Human Color Wheel
- Begin developing your Color Blueprint by adding colors that match your hair, skin and eyes
- See how value (light to dark) plays a role in your coloring
- Determine your dominant color temperature
- Understand how to “see” others and how to effectively collaborate with them creatively (in both relationship and home design)
Module 4) Your Essence Colors:
Allowing Your True Self To Be Seen (May 25)
The 12 core colors that enhance and complement your own coloring are known as your Essence Colors and Magnetic Colors. Itten wrote that “women/men look best when they wear their subjective and complementary colors.”
Your six Essence Colors are your subjective colors; your six Magnetic Colors are your complementary colors. Essence Colors match and enhance your coloring; they open the door for conversation, evoke trust, form bonds and show the “real” you. This module will give an overview of all 12 colors and delve into further study of the six Essence Colors with various images and examples for each.
In this module, you will:
- Use your Color Blueprint to identify your Essence Colors
- Discover your Soul and Spirit Colors and when you should surround yourself with them
- Identify your Approachable and Trusting Colors and learn how they influence others
- Determine what your Vulnerable Color is and why you should wear it
- Explore the various personal color harmonies and what they mean
- Discover your lightest and darkest color and why black might not be part of the equation
- Create your Restful Color through harmony exploration
- Experience wearing one of your Essence Colors
Module 5) Your Magnetics & Neutrals:
Elevate Your Presence & Add Space For Authenticity (June 1)
Your six Magnetic Colors are complements to your personal colors in your Color Blueprint and elevate your presence in the world. As the yang to your Essence Colors, your Magnetic Colors are powerful and create strong, positive impressions and associations. They can be balanced either through harmonizing with your Essence Colors or softening with your neutrals.
In this module, you will:
- Align your color personality with your Magnetic Colors by utilizing the Human Color Wheel
- Discover your Heart and Intellect Colors and how to best use them
- Uncover your Inspiring and Vibrant Colors
- Explore your Fearless and Vitality Colors
- Determine your best neutrals: warm-cool, warm, cool, silver-warm, silver-cool
- Create space for expressing your authentic self with neutrals
- Experience wearing one of your Magnetic Colors
Module 6) Uncovering the Secret Messages of Your Color Blueprint:
Mapping Your Characteristics to Support Your
Natural Beauty (June 8)
In this session, we’ll delve deeper into the characteristics of our coloring: texture, pattern, sheen and luminescence. We’ll review pattern/ground, textures and shapes seen in our face (eyes, nose, skin and hair) and how we can utilize their secret messages for selecting the right elements and metals that support us in our life and work.
By the end of the week, you’ll have put together a customized Color Blueprint which identifies your personal coloring, your Essence and Magnetic Colors, neutrals, harmonies and the right patterns/textures and elements/metals for you.
You will discover how to:
- Map the characteristics of your facial features and uncover their hidden meanings
- Identify your supporting metal (silver, gold, bronze, copper, brass) and how and where to incorporate it in your life
- Integrate your learning of texture and pattern and how to use it to feel supported
- Determine the right elements (earth, water, fire, air, ether) that align with your Color Blueprint and personality
Module 7) Being Authentically Seen:
Using Color to Heal & Support (June 15)
Color is incredibly powerful. Our Magnetic Colors elevate our personality and our Essence Colors support our authenticity. Surrounding ourselves with our unique colors can heal our environments and create harmony. We can wear our colors, we can decorate with them and we can meditate with them.
In this last course session, we’ll discover color healing through visualization and breathing. We’ll learn that the colors in our Color Blueprints are as important as the colors in our auras, and we’ll delve into why some of our Essence Colors are part of our aura and how we can integrate all our colors for living a full and joyous life.
In this module you will:
- Discover how proper use of your colors can help elevate your self-esteem and confidence in how you show up in the world
- Come to love and appreciate your body and your life as beautiful works of art
- Receive visualization and breathing practices for tapping into the healing powers of your Color Blueprint
The True Colors Course Bonus Collection
In addition to Arden’s transformative 7-week virtual course, you’ll receive these powerful bonuses. These bonus materials are being offered to complement what you’ll learn in the course — and take your understanding and practice to an even deeper level.
Healing Properties of Gemstones —
Color Ray Healing: Expressing Your Truest Self
Audio Dialogue with Gemisphere’s Dr. Ada González
Like other forms of energy medicine, gemstone energy medicine uses the body’s inherent healing force to nourish and heal us in multiple ways. Each type of gemstone embodies a unique energy that can focus and amplify this healing force and produce specific therapeutic effects. In this inspiring and informative interview, Arden talks with holistic physician and worldwide expert on gemstone sphere healing, Dr. Ada González, about how we manifest disharmony and the specific gemstones that can help us correct color-ray imbalances so that we can heal and grow in the deepest way possible. Listen in as Dr. González guides us through a special color ray exercise that promotes healing and removes color ray blockages.
Dr. Ada González is a holistic physician, international speaker, and leading worldwide expert in a new field of medicine that uses the energy emanated by gemstone spheres to heal, nourish and illuminate all aspects of our lives. She has been teaching workshops and intensive training programs around the world for over fifteen years.
Gemstones, with their powerful energies and profound resonance with the human body, are the perfect energy medicine tools. Dr. González collaborates closely with Gemisphere, the premier source of the finest-quality therapeutic gemstones.
For her expertise in energy medicine, Dr. González has been interviewed by ABC News on 20/20, as well as by USA Today, Redbook, Organic Style, and Portland Tribune. She received her medical degree from the National College of Naturopathic Medicine, her Master’s degree from Yale University and her undergraduate degree from Cornell University. With over 20 years in practice, Dr. González specializes in nutrition and gemstone energy medicine and practices primarily in Portland, Oregon.
Guide to Color Secrets & Meanings
Learn the meanings, secrets and personalities behind the 10 hues and 3 monochromatics. Each hue is covered in detail providing you the biological and psychological meanings of all the colors including their energies and color personalities. This special guide covers the following hues and monochromatics: Red, Orange, Yellow, Yellow-Green, Green, Blue-Green, Blue, Blue-Violet, Violet, Red-Violet (Pink), Black, White and Gray.
Color Speaks: How to Make it
Say What You Want
Audio Dialogue with Color Strategist, Lori Sawaya
Everyone wants their home to reflect their style and personality, but creating a sense of place that is uniquely yours can be overwhelming. In this hour, color experts Arden Reece and Lori Sawaya will discuss how to use color to craft an atmosphere within your home that’s not only visually beautiful but also speaks to who you are.
Lori Sawaya is a color strategist and IACC-NA certified color expert specializing in architectural color consultation and color order systems. Lori’s expertise stands out because of her creative command of color coupled with an ability to grasp technical aspects of how color works. More than 20 years working with print, architectural paint and color has forged a unique perspective and robust knowledge base.
What Graduates of The True Colors Course
Yes. As an artist, color is so important in my life, both in what I wear and colors for my clay and paintings. It has expanded my palette for what I can wear. Previously I was sure the only colors that looked good on me were fuschia and purple. It is such a pleasure to know I can wear other colors and look great in them. Also, I used cerulean blue in a painting and it was such a different effect, so there has been a lot of freedom and newness with this course.
– Elaine, Niwot, CO
Arden Reece is the most amazing color expert! The Expressing Your True Colors course was phenomenal. Arden provided a huge wealth of information that positively altered my physical view of the world. She was incredibly generous, patience and kind in guiding us through the fascinating and complex content that she offered. I hope the Shift Network will offer this course again because I’ve been raving about it to everyone I know!
– Nora, The San Francisco Bay Area
In the Expressing Your True Colors class, Arden Reece taught me the power of color. She has changed the way I see color. She has shown me how to identify my personal colors and use them to look great. I would recommend this course to anyone who wants to learn how color can support your life in so many ways. Thank You Shift Network for offering this class.
– Kathleen, Syracuse, New York
This course really opened my eyes and soul to color. Arden is an EXCELLENT teacher and gave us so much more than just a "color analysis". This was a college level course on color and theory and application. This course and in particular, Arden presented the concept of how color is integral in all aspects of our lives, what a revelation! Thank you.
– Eileen Sakai, Salem, OR USA
This enjoyable course has substantial information, while offering results that can be used in inspiring ways in our daily lives. For me, the enjoyment of color has been the breeding ground in which I was conceived and raised (my mother is an accomplished artist) and has always been a natural self path expression, since very early on. With this considered, I can affirm that this course had added to what I already knew, and has provided in full the inspiration, fun and enjoyment that I expected when I signed up!
– Ruth Toledo Altschuler, Santa Rosa, CA
The course was fun, informative, and perspective shifting. The way Arden moved from the colors we like, to the colors in us, to color personality set the path for a journey into color from the inside out. Through the process I really came to more experientially feel what Arden said to be true: We are all works of art. The materials were fantastic, and all of Arden’s specific feedback through the FB page was awesome. Great course!
– Megan, Philadelphia, PA
The Expressing Your True Colorswith Arden Reece course was a completely different way to look at colour and how to use it in our clothing and interior choices. As an image consultant, I have had extensive training in colour, however no one has approached colour in this way. It is a must for colour consultants to add to their tool kit and give their clients a holistic experience.
– Anna Chandler, Auckland, New Zealand
I believe this program was integral to my more fully understanding color. I work as a paint color consultant and frequently have clients tell me that they have "no idea" what colors they like, or may want to use in their home. By understanding the personal coloring of my clients and knowing that we tend to like colors we look good in, I now have a new way of conducting my consultations. Regardless of what my client may or may not say, I have research backed knowledge I can use to determine what colors they may ultimately love.
– Laura Brzegowy Bloomington, IN
Join the Global Community
The True Colors Course not only offers some of the most advanced online teachings currently available, it also offers a thriving global community of support.
Join your fellow students and practitioners from across the world in the live interactive conference calls or in our online community to support and learn from each other while you have fun learning to more fully see and experience beauty and color harmonies.
This international community is also at the leading edge of a global movement of people who are committed to manifesting a better world for all beings. This emerging planetary movement is rooted in an open heart and stands for the principles of mutual support, cooperation, harmony and reverence for all of life.
Here’s What You’ll Receive
Seven 90-Minute Class Sessions with Arden Reece
Experience a rare opportunity to be mentored and learn with pioneering color expert Arden Reece — from the comfort of your own home. Each class session helps you create the specific skills and abilities to transform your relationship with color and how your can apply it to your life.
Seven Audio Recordings of
After each class, the audio will be available for you to download in high quality MP3 format. This way, you’ll never have to worry about missing a session, and you can listen anytime and anywhere — on your iPod, in your car and at your convenience.
Seven PDF Transcripts of
In addition to the high quality MP3 audios, you’ll also receive the entire class transcription in PDF format after each session is completed. This way you can review, print and highlight the most important insights and practices that you’ll learn.
Seven 30-Minute Interactive Group
Following each class session there will be a live 30-minute interactive practice session where you will be placed in an intimate group with several other participants on the conference call to interact, share and do additional practices to help further integrate the weekly lessons.
Interactive Exercises and Questions for
After each lesson, you will then have the option to do related exercises, practice new tools and answer questions in order to accelerate your learning and integrate each week’s lesson. Each lesson will include visual handouts and videos that will help you see and experience the colors we’re learning about.
Our exclusive Facebook online community is the perfect place to continue your learning after each class. Here, you can ask additional questions, interact with your fellow students and get access to additional resources to take your learning experience to an even deeper level.
The True Colors Course Bonus Collection
- Healing Properties of Gemstones: Color Ray Healing: Expressing Your Truest Self
Audio Dialogue with Gemisphere’s Dr. Ada González
- Guide to Color Secrets & Meanings
- Color Speaks: How to Make it Say What
Audio Dialogue with Color Strategist, Lori Sawaya
An Unprecedented Opportunity to Join
The True Colors Course Virtual Training
We feel honored that Arden Reece has chosen to partner with The Shift Network on this exclusive, LIVE online training. As you may know, this is a rare opportunity to learn directly from a renowned personal style and color expert whose powerful insights will help to draw your personal essence (your soul self) out into the world — to live more authentically, easefully and joyfully, while also inspiring these characteristics in those around you.
Through this powerful online format, you’ll not only save time and money on workshop costs (plus travel, accommodations and meals — which would cost thousands of dollars), you’ll be able to benefit from Arden’s incredible teachings and exercises from the comfort of your home — at your own pace!
If you are serious about learning how to use color to enliven and deepen your understanding of yourself and your surroundings (and your life), then you owe it to yourself, your loved ones and our world to take this one-of-a-kind training.
If you’re ready to take the next step in evolving yourself, click the register button below to reserve your space now.
More Praise for Arden Reece…
Before I met Arden, my wardrobe was cluttered with things that did not work well together. Becoming aware of my unique colors through her was a tremendous transformation for me. Now I need fewer items as they tend to mix and match easily.
I now am more confident and expressive in my daily life because I am wearing and surrounding myself with colors that support and empower me. The colors align with my energy and that makes me look and feel great. People often respond with warmth and the connections and compliments come frequently.
I feel tremendous gratitude for the impact that Arden has made in my wardrobe and life.
– Renee Lynn, Santa Fe, NM
Arden has a flawless eye for shape and color that takes in not just my body type but my personality as well. I love that she considers the entire picture of what looks BEST on me coupled with how I want to present myself in the world. I feel really safe in her hands and trust her judgment completely. I have never looked better!
– Amanda Lee, Actress
Since working with Arden, my style has truly transformed. I now have a solid foundation for creating my new sophisticated look and her color expertise is genius. Now I can tell immediately when I walk into a clothing store what will look good on me and what to steer clear of. I especially love the neutral color swatches and refer to them often when I’m shopping and getting dressed in the morning. Thank you, Arden, for providing the tools, knowledge and expert coaching for me becoming the best, most stylish “me!” I’m on my way.
– Rebecca Massoud, Business & Marketing Coach
For many years I was searching for a style. I always thought if I found my style I would have it all, whatever that means. I was always searching for the right outfit without knowing what I was looking for. I learned that I had a style that was unique to me. I didn’t need to find it — I needed to embrace what was already present; this was accomplished by Arden’s encouragement and feedback. I now shop with a purpose, I have embraced my authentic self and I receive a lot of compliments for my style.
– Michelene Verlautz, Minneapolis, MN
I honestly can not even express to you what a big impact you have had on my life. What I learned from you in just one consultation and one shopping session has seriously transformed my whole image. I love getting dressed now and have so many beautiful items to choose from. I’m so much more confident in myself and my appearance, and I feel like I get compliments all the time. Even shopping is a much more enjoyable experience because I know what types of clothes to look for and what to avoid. You are an absolute genius and a miracle worker!
– Dr. Juliet S., Associate Professor
Working with Arden’s color system has not only helped me become a MUCH better stylist by understanding the power and impact of color, it has helped so many of my clients take control of their own beauty and style, which is the greatest satisfaction I could ask for! I could not do what I do without you Arden!
– Lori Lutton, Dressed Inc
Arden’s color system opened a whole new world of color to me. One of my biggest learnings was that no one should be put into a category of colors such as a “season” and that colors are an individual reflection based on personal coloring, personality and style. My clients feel refreshed and fulfilled to be wearing colors that enhance their personal coloring and style. They take their paddles when they shop and use them as a guide so that they only wear colors that make them look and feel their best. I feel fortunate to have been trained by Arden and to have the tools that I need as a professional fashion consultant to provide excellent personalized consults to my clients.
– Maria Nelson, Fashion Consultant
About Arden Reece...
Arden Reece is a nationally recognized expert color practitioner, writer and speaker who helps individuals around the world create meaningful transformations for themselves. Arden guides you to enhance yourself and your relationships by aligning your inner essence with your own unique blueprint using science and art-based color principles. Her 12 years of studies and research on personal coloring led her to develop her work around the Essence and Magnetic colors which bring out an individual’s personal coloring and presence in a unique and powerful way.
Arden started transforming lives back in 2004 when she launched her own clothing boutique and then went on to found Wardrobe911.com and the Wardrobe 911 Style Institute (the first online interactive learning environment for professional stylists). She has over 15 successful years in brand marketing with companies such as Visa, Wells Fargo, Intuit and Levi Strauss. She holds a B.S. in International Marketing with a minor in Art History and has undergone 64 hours of intensive interdisciplinary color training with the highly regarded International Association of Color Consultants/Designers (IACC-NA).
Arden’s color credentials have been shared on stage with organizations such as Genentech, Jhirmack, Going Gray Looking Great, San Jose State University and many more. She’s also been featured on national morning shows, the San Diego Times, DisneyFamily.com and worked with hundreds of individuals worldwide.
Arden lives in northern San Diego with her partner and two dogs.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is a virtual course?
A: It’s a great way to engage live teachings and each other from the comfort of your home! All you need is a phone line (or an equivalent voice service). If there is more than one person in your household taking the course, you will each need your own line. We use MaestroConference to make it just like an in-person event, where you can ask questions, participate in groups and deepen your exploration of the course themes.
Please note that dialing MaestroConference from your phone is a regular toll call to California; your telephone service provider will charge you according to your existing long-distance calling plan. You can also use Skype credit/subscription or Google Voice to dial in to MaestroConference; and you’ll need to use your virtual keypad to enter your PIN and to indicate that you want to ask a question. Other options include calling cards and discount long-distance carriers; and we also have a webcast which is free to use from anywhere in the world.
I have never participated before in an online course. The packaging, presentation, inclusion and Facebook postings created a wonderful, safe cocoon to participate. I haven’t seen a course so well put together ever — not in all the years of taking college classes — and I had my doubts about doing an online course. The wealth of organization and ease of learning materials and support made this fun as well.
– Claudia F., Medford, MA
Q: Can I get benefit from the course if I miss the live classes?
A: Absolutely! You can download the recordings and transcripts of all course sessions from our online media archive, so you never need to worry about missing live calls. You can also engage the full community and leaders on our private community website.
Q: Can you tell me about the Private Course Group?
A: We will have a private community group for all course participants on Facebook that will support you in making connections with others, sharing insights, engaging in discussions, completing homework assignments and exchanging information about events and other activities that can supplement your transformational journey. You’ll have the ability to share your experiences, projects and growth throughout the Course.
Q: Are there scholarships available for this Training?
A: Yes, we always make a certain percentage of spaces available for partial scholarships, giving preference to those in developing countries or doing important but underpaid work to which they can apply the training material immediately. If you would like to apply for a scholarship, please review our guidelines, which include a link to our online application form.
Q: What is your refund policy?
A: Your satisfaction with The Shift Network and this course is our highest priority! We offer a satisfaction guarantee so that you can sample the course risk-free. The deadline to receive a full refund is May 18, 2016. To request a refund, please click on this refund request form and submit your request. Your refund will be processed within five business days and we'll send you an email confirming your refund. However, we'd love to have a chance to address and resolve your concerns first. If there is something we can assist you with, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll be happy to help! (No refund requests accepted after the above date or with scholarship awards.)
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