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Recommended Courses & Programs

  • Art of Living – Happiness Program –
    A four-day course on happiness, yoga, and mindfulness that teaches a meditation technique called the Sudarshan Kriya. Available in hundreds of cities globally. We especially recommend visiting the Art of Living Ashrams in Boone, North Carolina and Bangalore, India.
  • Camp Grounded –
    An extremely fun three day summer camp for adults held in Northern California.
  • Esalen –
    A beautiful retreat center in Big Sur, California founded in 1962 designed to guide individuals through the exploration of their full potential. Offers reflection retreats and teacher-led courses.
  • ISHA Foundation – Inner Engineering –
    A three day course on meditation, yoga, and mindfulness. Available in the USA and India or online at We recommend if possible visiting the ISHA ashram in Coimbatore, India.
  • Landmark – The Landmark Forum –
    A three-day course on living an extraordinary life. Available in many cities globally. Also recommended is the Landmark Advanced Course, Self-Expression & Leadership Program (SELP), and Landmark Communication Courses.
  • SOCAP –
    An annual conference in San Francisco for social changemakers
  • Singularity University – Executive Program –
    A week long course for executives on the future of science and technology at the NASA Ames Campus in Mountain View, CA.
  • Starting Bloc –
    A five-day program for people 21-30 who want to make a positive impact on the world. Hosted in four major U.S. cities annually.
  • Tony Robbins Unleash the Power Within –
    A four-day program designed to bring out your energy and passion for living.
  • Vipassana –
    A 10-day silent meditation retreat available by donation only at one of of 150 retreat centers worldwide.
  • Wisdom 2.0 –
    A three day conference in San Francisco on wisdom for living life and creating better companies, better lives, and a better world

Hive Recommended Books

  1. The Untethered Soul by Michael Singer
  2. The Surrender Experiment by Michael Singer
  3. Source by Joe Jaworski
  4. A Guide to the Good Life by William Irvine
  5. Syncronicity by Joe Jaworski
  6. The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari by Robin Sharma
  7. Daring Greatly by Brene Brown
  8. Man’s Search for Meaning by Victor Frankl
  9. How to Stop Worrying and Start Living by Dale Carnegie
  10. Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
  11. Abundance by Peter Diamandis
  12. Smaller, Faster, Lighter, Denser, Cheaper by Robert Bryce
  13. The Rational Optimist by Matt Ridley
  14. The Four Agreements by Don Ruiz and Janet Mills
  15. The Quarter-Life Breakthrough by Smiley Poswolsky
  16. Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki
  17. Zero to One Million by Ryan Allis
  18. Discovering Your True North by Bill George
  19. Peak by Chip Conley
  20. The Future of Management by Gary Hamel

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