Mindfulness

Photo: Kiosko Morisco Pay attention. Mindfulness is energy begetting! Mindfulness is the intentional, accepting and non-judgemental focus of one’s attention on the emotions, thoughts and sensations occurring in the present moment. – Wikipedia Join us during Responsible Travel Week as we find ways to integrate the concept of mindfulness into our conversations. This page is …

Solutions

Photo Solution = a means of solving a problem or dealing with a difficult situation Recommended Listening How to problem solve – the ultimate problem – Neuroscientist Robert Burton reckons our brains simply aren’t up to tackling the problems of the complexity of modern life. Could collective intelligence help? Planeta.com https://planeta.com/solutions-notebook Responsible Travel Week

Human Rights Day

Photo: USFWS, Sunrise, Big Stone December 10 is Human Rights Day Hashtag: #HumanRightsDay, #StandUp4HumanRights, #UDHR70 Human rights = a right that is believed to belong justifiably to every person Key Links http://www.un.org/en/events/humanrightsday http://www.un.org/depts/dhl/spanish/humanrights https://twitter.com/UNHumanRights Questions How is the Universal Declaration of Human Rights relevant today? How is Human Rights Day translated in other languages? How …

Human Rights

Photo Human rights = a right that is believed to belong justifiably to every person Celebrations December 10 is Human Rights Day. Human Rights Day Questions How is the Universal Declaration of Human Rights relevant today? How is Human Rights Day translated in other languages? How is Human Rights Day celebrated? What is the overlap …

Immediate Now

Buzzwords One of the buzzwords that should signify the expectation that things happen right now, whether or not that’s a good thing. Customer service? We want it now. Attention, please. Now. Presenting, the immediate now. The immediate now is often expected in real-time messaging. How do we respond to messages that ask for an immediate …

Senses

Poster Senses = The traditional five senses are sight, hearing, touch, smell and taste. This system is attributed to philosopher Aristotle. Five is just the beginning. There are other senses, such as pain (nociception), balance (equilibrioception), time and the ability to discern temperature differences (thermoception). Calendar July 18 is World Listening Day. Contests and walks …

Play

Photo Play = Engage in activity for enjoyment and recreation rather than a serious or practical purpose Quotes Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood. – Fred Rogers Embedded Tweets School playground equipment in …