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An interesting experiment has been taking place in Melbourne, Australia around the creation of generative spaces for strengthening neighbourhoods and tackling challenging issues.
The experiment was started, perhaps rather unexpectedly, by a church but most decidedly it was not an attempt to try draw people “into the institution.” Instead it asked how might we create more neighbourhood spaces for authentic engagement, person to person? It worked on the assumption that we can…Continue
Added by Ted Newcomb on February 22, 2011 at 6:23pm — No Comments
One of the greatest benefits of being an entrepreneur is having the freedom to do what you want when you want… and that can be a bit daunting when you’re actually living it. With focus and proper support through the pillars of success for energy-aware entrepreneuring, you can find your way to freedom.
Following are the six pillars of successful, soul-full entrepreneuring:…Continue
Added by Lynn Scheurell on February 16, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments
Aristotle coined a phrase – practical wisdom – to stand for the will to do the right thing and the skill to figure out what that is on a daily basis. He considered it the key to happiness, because practical wisdom is the path to fulfilling the two things that matter most – love and work.
To have meaningful relationships and to make a difference through your contribution are the essential measurements of a satisfying life. This goes far beyond mere incentives (like…Continue
Added by Lynn Scheurell on February 15, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments
I think is possible change our minds to learning faster. How? Simple, training.... for example read about different kinds of things and choose some to study with more attention. After choosen the theme, search more deeply the cause, histories and authors, study sufficient until you obtain a knowledge to present this information for other people. When you finish, choose others things to make the same. You just earn the habit...
When I tried do this first time, sometimes I…Continue
Added by Wellington Meneses Lobo on February 15, 2011 at 9:22am — No Comments
Everything is energy; quantum physicists are proving that daily, and that includes your business. If your business feels stuck or you know it could be better, this is vital information you can use right away. Knowing these triggers as keys to unlocking your business potential can save you time, resources and money by identifying what you might not even recognize as an issue.
Added by Lynn Scheurell on February 13, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments
Resistance is what we experience when we’re getting ready to do something that goes beyond what we know, expect or find familiar. It’s the thing that makes us have bad hair days, get paper cuts, drop the coffee, run late or lose the phone when we’re about to make big change. The ironic thing about it is that resistance shows up even when we actually want the change to happen.
The word ‘right’ for me means right-brain, which translates to intuitively honoring the optimal choice or investment of time and energy. The right priorities are not always the obvious priorities.
In fact, you may think you need to focus on something but find yourself drawn to something else – afterward, you realize that you weren’t in the mood to do the first one which would have meant you…Continue
Added by Lynn Scheurell on February 11, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments
Added by Beatriz Vera Pozzi Redko on February 4, 2011 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Here are some wonderful images of the World Cafe's new logo designer, Gabriel Kurauchi, being honored at the Sao Paulo gathering (where he was gratefully presented with a set of coffee cups with the new logo printed on them). The photos were taken by event co-organizer Marcela (Marxe) Urteaga.
Added by Amy Lenzo on February 3, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments