PONO University

Guided Journey's Towards Personal And Professional Mastery

Personal Development

Learn Effective communication, Build Healthy Relationships, Live and Love Life

Business Development

Learn Effective Tactics and Strategies for marketing and managing your business for greater profit and customer satisfaction

Life Enrichment Learning

Learn hobbies, skills, and activities that enrich your life.

Our Signature Journeys

To be "Pono" is to be "right with yourself, others, and the environment." Whether you are a business leader or entrepreneur, amateur or elite athlete, a teacher or stay-at-home parent, the experience of being PONO relies upon your own personal development. Our signature journeys: POWER, VISION, and FULFILLMENT, were created by Dusty Staub to help you become aware of your innate abilities, direct your life down a path of your choosing, and experience the amazing contentment, beauty, and  joy that can be created by your thoughtful and persistent efforts.

Journey To

Creator: Dusty Staub

Journey To

Creator: Dusty Staub

Journey To

Creator: Dusty Staub

Dusty Staub

CEO & Founder, EQIQ Leadership

Robert “Dusty” Staub has worked for over 30 years with executives, families, and communities as well as with private and public companies. He has trained and coached executives and teams in creating high performance outcomes.

He is the author of The Heart of Leadership: Twelve Practices of Courageous Leaders, The 7 Acts of Courage: Bold Leadership for a Wholehearted Life, and Courage in the Valley of Death: Daily Practices for Whole-Hearted Living. He has also co-authored Dynamic Focus: Creating Significance and Breaking the Spells of Limitation with Wayne Gerber and has written over two hundred articles on topics such as leadership, team-based creativity, personal mastery, team effectiveness, personal effectiveness and business strategy.

Dusty is the proud father of three young adults. He loves playing his Native American flutes, walking in the woods, and sharing stories and laughter with family and friends. 

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What Dusty's Students Have to Say

"Dusty Staub is a caring professional with complete integrity and dedication to his craft."
Michael J. Rowny
Chairman, Rowny Capital
"Our team-building sessions have helped us understand our purpose, vision and needs, to act courageously and be more effective leaders."
Frank Macia
CEO, United Healthcare
"The best training experience I have ever had...Absolutely great!"
Michael Bloomfield
Executive VP, Quebecor World
"...yours is the only one [program] that I know of that is a deeply human experience; one that is continuously concerned with developing its participants in ways that are both personally and professionally relevant."
Brand Manager
Diet Coke, Coca-Cola, USA

Clifford Starks – Performance Coach

Dr. Maitreya Philips – Holistic Coach

Thomas Fujii – Entreprenuer