Patterns of Personality

Patterns of Personality
– leading self and other using the Enneagram

An online self-study program for those wanting to learn about the Enneagram. A roadmap for the self-aware leader.

Program overview

If you want to understand human behaviour at a deeper level, if you’re genuinely interested in people, if you’re trying to make sense of why you do what you do, if you have a desire to make relating with self and others more enjoyable and easier, this program is for you.

Patterns of Personality will help you resolve:

  • Getting easily triggered by certain personalities
  • The challenge of effectively leading a team with diverse personalities
  • The struggle to work cohesively with others who approach tasks differently
  • The mystery of understanding others
  • Differences and angst that can arise between parents and teenagers
  • Conflict arising from different communication styles within relationships
  • Being reactive with close relatives by becoming more objective to the family dynamics
  • A need to always be on the defensive
  • A longing to be able to relate more easily and intimately with all people

Through this program
you’ll be able to

  • Lead others more effectively
  • Be comfortable communicating with all types of people
  • Have more influence
  • Understand your family dynamics
  • See your blind spots
  • Understand and empathise more easily with your teenager
  • Deal with conflict
  • Have a system to help you understand yourself and others

What you’ll receive

Included in this self-paced online learning module:

  • 15 lessons, approximately 4-hours of study
  • PDF insight template journal
  • Self-assessment questionnaire
  • Downloadable practices
  • Additional reading resources

Additional 3 x one-on-one coaching available on request at a discounted rate.

Be clear on the terms and conditions before you apply.

How to know if this
program is a good fit

  • If you like to study at your own pace
  • If you want a model that is pragmatic and can be used immediately in real life situations
  • If you want a model that has been researched, validated and is being used globally by people in personal and professional development
  • If you’re wanting to communicate with all personality types more effectively
  • If you want a model that is simple and yet is applicable to the complexity that exists in your role, your organisation and your life
  • If the enneagram is new to you, this course gives enough information to get you started
  • If you like structure, this is a well organised resource that is accessible and easy to revisit and find the specific information you’re looking for

Program format

Overview of lessons:

1. What is a personality? (6 mins)
2. The Enneagram overview and the Centres (8 mins)
3. The Heart Centre – Enneatypes two, three and four (45 mins)
4. The Head Centre – Enneatypes five, six and seven (39 mins)
5. The Gut Centre – Enneatypes eight, nine and one (40 mins)
6. The Enneagram as a leadership tool (7 mins)
7. Self assess and apply (9 mins)

If you give yourself time to watch, pause for reflection, and journal in the resource templates, the study time comes to approximately 4-hours. To make this digestible you may want to schedule one hour study slots. This is an online learning module where you work through lessons and activities at your own pace. It does not have any personalised interaction.



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This program is available as part of the She Leads Mentoring Program (SLAM). If you’d like some one-on-one feedback then consider applying for SLAM, or book in for 3 x Leadership Coaching Sessions at a discounted rate when you purchase this program.

Your facilitators

Soo Balbi & Eimer Boyle

Soo and Eimer have a combined 35 years of experience facilitating and coaching in the area of human development.

Over our years of facilitating workshops, we have seen the benefit of women being together in regular dialogue in a group format in addition to their one-on-one development conversations.

Find out more about our facilitators below.