According to the Scientific American article, Loneliness Is Harmful to Our Nation's Health, "a staggering 47 percent of Americans often feel alone, left out and lacking meaningful connection with others. This is true for all ages, from teenagers to older adults." As a Big Visionary, it can be easy to feel isolated. With such a … Continue reading Connection is a key to your Big Vision
Given the state of the world today, do we need another "look at me" Instagram post, or divisive call to action? In his book, Community: The Structure of Belonging, Peter Block writes: "The media is a reflection of who we, as citizens, have become." As social media users, we are all creating that reflection. Just … Continue reading 7 Ways to Create Connection on Instagram
Creating opportunities for true connection is not just a nice idea. It's imperative for our personal and societal well-being. If part of your work requires an active online presence, why not use it to build a community whose success is measured by meaningful interactions, not just size and sales?
The world needs personal and business blogs that are honest, helpful, and real. Blogs that connect people and build community not for the numbers, but for the people who read them.
January was a rough month. I had surgery to remove one large kidney stone and two small ones. It didn't go well. What was supposed to be one night in the hospital turned into five, and I had to have a second surgery when part of my lung collapsed. It was the hardest week of … Continue reading Big Vision Love Month: Pay What You Can