Join a fraternity of Good Quality Men
Find your Purpose
Live Your Fully Empowered Life
With Zero Bullshit

THe WOrkshop:

Hosted and led by Dale Thomas Vaughn. This immersive weekend workshop will leave you with the following:

  • A weekend surrounded by community at the Sportsmen's Lodge in Los Angeles, CA.
  • A 50-day blueprint for your "impossible" project.
  • A life plan you believe in and how to grow it.
  • A defined life purpose in a single word.
  • How to live life on the edge...your edge.
  • Using emotions to propel you instead of distracting you.
  • How to recruit a mentor who is already living your dream.
  • A network of men practicing these principles and tools... and seeing results.
  • The EMPOWERED feeling of walking YOUR life path and no one else's.
If you wanted to create a business,
you would create a business plan.

If you want to create a life you love,
you need to create a life plan you love.
“I totally came away from the event changed. Truly one of the best events I’ve ever been to... If you are a conscious man that wants to hang out with other conscious men then definitely get on his list for future dates.” - Chris S.

”I am at an all time high in my life as of last night. Your program works... Being me feels great! Thank you for helping me find myself.” - Sean K.

”Dale’s ability to motivate is second to none.” - Kai H.
— What Other Guys Say About Empowerment Live!
Eventbrite - Empowerment Live! A Zero BS Blueprint for Clarity, Purpose and Brotherhood

About Dale

Dale is a leading expert on masculinities and empowerment in today's society.

DALE THOMAS VAUGHN is a social entrepreneur, high performance personal coach, author and keynote speaker. 

Dale began his career in organizational communication at Southwest Airlines and Ticketmaster/Live Nation - after which he co-founded an inclusionary leadership consulting company called The Gender Leadership Group. 

As an activist at the forefront of the conversation around gender equality and healthy masculinity, Dale was acknowledged as a "leader of men of quality" by feminist attorney Gloria Allred, and presented at the International Conference on Masculinities alongside other leaders like Gloria Steinem, Sheryl Sandberg and Michael Kimmel. 

Dale has hosted more than 300 workshops, has spoken on huge stages, and has been twice recognized as a Best of LA event leader by The Los Angeles Weekly. 

He is a Sr. Editor at The Good Men Project and has been featured in Entrepreneur, on CNN Live, Huff Post Live, and other major media outlets. Dale’s story often includes excerpts from his long distance trekking adventures over 1,000 miles on 3 continents. Learn more at

Learn more about him here.


About Guest Speaker Rick Clemons

Coming Out Expert, engaging writer, provocative podcaster, entrepreneur, and life strategist, Rick Clemons is a soulful, inspiring, down-to-earth presenter who captivates a room with his unique ability to tell stories that capture the essence of humanity, leaving participants with tangible, empowering ideas, and practical steps proven to help them come out to be confident, be unique, and be themselves.

Rick’s book, Frankly My Dear I’m Gay is the muse that inspired him to create a broader message that appeals to anyone, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity. “We’re all hiding, coming out of something, and deserve to be exactly who we are…ourselves!” Clemons has been featured in The Huffington Post, Yahoo Shine, The Good Men Project, Fit Pregnancy, Huffington Post Live, The Ricki Lake Show, TEDxWasedaU, and hundreds of online media outlets and podcasts.


About the Location

The venue is the Sportsmen's Lodge, in Studio City, California.

The rich history of the Sportsmen's Lodge reads like a classic-Hollywood movie script. Rural attraction frequented by local farmers and their families soon finds itself at the center of a burgeoning film industry and the hang-out of choice for newly minted celebrities such as Clark Gable, Bette Davis, John Wayne, Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn. Learn More.

We have a special room rate, you can stay nearby in many other hotels, and there is a free shuttle to/from Universal City, if you'd like to stay in the hotels there (2-3 miles away).

For our special room rate ($175/night) call 800-821-8511 or 818-255-9808 and ask for the "Next Gent" block.