Personal Effectiveness Seminar (PES)

– First step in our Core Seminars series –


It’s time. Join the thousands of PES grads who have successfully gained:

  • effective and practical communication skills, tools and techniques,
  • conscious awareness and commitment to personal accountability and integrity,
  • new and collaborative responses to conflict and challenging situations,
  • increased self-confidence to take appropriate risks that enhance performance and results,
  • renewed commitment and enthusiasm to fulfill professional and personal goals,
  • skills to thrive during change and transition.

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Continuing Education Units

The Personal Effectiveness Seminar Guarantee

97 percent of our grads rate their PES experience excellent or superb. Our PES guarantee to you is: If, after participating in and attending all sessions through to the completion of the seminar, you think you did not receive substantial value, your tuition will be refunded in full.

Call us today and get ready for the ride of your life!

Upcoming Seminar Dates:

Dates Location Tuition Register
Sep 6-9, 2018Portland, OR$595Register Now
Location: CareOregon, 315 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR
Oct 18-21, 2018Eugene, OR$595Register Now
Location: Valley River Inn, Eugene, OR
Nov 1-4, 2018Portland, OR$595Register Now
Location: CareOregon, 315 SW 5th Ave, Portland, OR
Dec 6-9, 2018Ashland, OR$595Register Now
Location: Stevenson Union, room 313 on the SOU campus
Jan 31-Feb 3, 2019Carlsbad, CA$795Register Now
Location: Hilton Garden Inn, Carlsbad, CA

PES Hours:

Registration begins:
9 a.m.

Seminar Hours:
Day 1–3: 9 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Day 4: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Ending times are approximate.

Seminar Details:

4 Day Program

We offer payment plans. Learn more.

College Students Discount
Students currently enrolled in college can now attend the PES for 20% off.
Use Promo Code CSPES to receive discount and bring current Student ID to registration.

Prerequisite: None