Resistance is not enough. Become a leader in the caring revolution: workshop starts October 6

Resistance is not enough. Become a leader in the caring revolution: workshop starts October 6

Yes, we must speak out against corruption and the concentration of wealth in the hands of the few, AND, we must be clear on what we are FOR. We must be able to assert a positive, integrated vision for the humane, sustainable society we know in our bones is not only possible, but necessary. Join Riane Eisler and Sara Saltee for the Fall 2017 Caring Economy Advocates Program, October 6 - November 3 The Caring Economy Advocates Program is designed to give you the evidence, the tools, and the language you need to…Read more
Practicing Partnership with the Earth: join Ann Amberg September 27

Practicing Partnership with the Earth: join Ann Amberg September 27

The Center for Partnership Studies is delighted to be teaming with applied transformational ecology consultant Ann Amberg, M.C.S. for this special in-depth webinar series. Practicing Partnership with the Earth Everyday practices to align with what life does in the context of earth as family, economy, culture and home. Each of us in our uniqueness has a vital role to play in the evolution of a new human-earth partnership based on care, reciprocity and respect. In this time of radical change, loss and uncertainty, an informed and committed relationship with the earth grounds our…Read more
The Chalice and the Blade by Riane Eisler: 30th Anniversary Edition

The Chalice and the Blade by Riane Eisler: 30th Anniversary Edition

“The most important book since Darwin’s Origin of Species .” — Ashley Montagu This month, The Center for Partnership Studies celebrates the 30th anniversary edition of The Chalice and the Blade - Our History, Our Future with a new Epilogue by Riane Eisler. Tell us how this groundbreaking book has changed your life! Share your comments here or email Ann: annamberg.cps@gmail.com. HarperCollins is making the ebook available for $1.99 for a limited time from September 25 – October 9. Stay tuned for updates and purchasing information. The international bestseller The Chalice and the Blade, now…Read more
Strong Kindness: How can we respond skillfully to dominating behavior?

Strong Kindness: How can we respond skillfully to dominating behavior?

Is your kindness taken for weakness? How can you get others to stop behaviors that are controlling, manipulative, or dominating – without adopting those behaviors yourself? This summer, pro-social behavior practitioner Zuzana Žilková teamed with The Center for Partnership Studies to present the 4-part workshop: Strong Kindness: Practicing Skillful Responses to Dominating Behavior. This integrative workshop offered a wealth of skills and concepts to help participants confidently engage in interpersonal encounters with dominating approaches, while remaining firmly in an ethos of partnership. Listen to the recording/video of the July 18, 2017 introductory webinar: Strong Kindness: Skillful…Read more
Our gratitude to Partnership leaders worldwide

Our gratitude to Partnership leaders worldwide

Leaders are working together around the world to advance the Caring Economy and Partnership movements. The Center for Partnership Studies and the Caring Economy Campaign honor our program graduates who are making the world a better place. We are continually inspired to learn about the many creative ways that alumni are actualizing Partnership and Caring Economy principles in the world; their success stories re-energize us for the next leg of our journey. Are you an Alumni of CPS’ Leadership & Learning programs? Want to stay involved, learn how leaders worldwide are creatively applying Partnership and engaging the Caring Economy conversation in their communities?…Read more
Building a Caring Democracy

Building a Caring Democracy

We are excited to share with you articles in the Interdisciplinary Journal of Partnership Studies issue on Caring Democracy. Riane Eisler, president of the Center for Partnership Studies and founder of the Caring Economy Campaign, is the Guest Editor for the Winter 2017 issue. Articles include "Building a Caring Democracy: Four Cornerstones" and "Roadmap to a Caring Economics: Beyond Capitalism and Socialism" by Riane Eisler,"Getting Back on Track to Being Human", by Darcia Narvaez, "Core Support for the New Economy", by Neva Goodman, "Women's Rights, Human Rights, and Duties: From Domination to Partnership" by…Read more

The Next System Project: Whole Systems Change

  On March 16, The Next Systems Project Associate Cecilia Gingerich interviewed CPS founder Riane Eisler about her path to discovering the need and ideal methods for establishing what Eisler calls Whole Systems Change. In the interview, Eisler discusses specific economic elements necessary for a partnership system and how nations can move to bringing those elements to the forefront of policy.  The interview also includes Eisler's report "Whole Systems Change: A Framework & First Steps for Social/Economic Transformation," which was part of the New System Project's "New Systems: Possibilities and Proposals" series.Read more

May 4: The key to a strong economy is caring for people and planet

Join Riane Eisler on May 4 for the Caring Economy Starter Course. Learn about the Economics of Care and how you can help create a more just, prosperous, and sustainable way of life. Learn why GDP = Grossly Distorted Picture and Care = Prosperity. Caring Economy Starter Course Wednesday, May 4, 2016 11am-noon Pacific Free More Information Register “Your Starter Course presentation was one of the best I have seen in a long time! You all are Top Flight!” —Carolyn Cook | Washington, DC  Founder of United for Equality, LLC and representative for the ERA Campaign Network…Read more
Honor Someone who has Cared for You

Honor Someone who has Cared for You

Make a gift to the Center for Partnership Studies' extraordinary work. We invite you to make a gift to honor someone you care about, or someone who has cared for you. Who in your life has given you the gift of real wealth? Who has lived for you the values of care and nurturing, and generosity of heart? Pass it on...