Future

Buzzwords Future = time still to come Headlines Why you should think about being a good ancestor — and 3 ways to start doing it – TED Recommended Listening Future Tense The future of libraries Future Fit Features Talking Future Tourism, Byron Bay’s 2020-2030 Sustainable Visitation Strategy Planeta.com Time = Tiempo = Zeit = Responsible …

Conscious Travel

Photo: Labyrinth Conscious Travel = Being mindful of the impact and opportunities within travel as hosts and visitors and taking action to advance the best possible outcomes for all Conscious travel and tourism are terms favored by Planeta.com. Simply put, it is traveling with one’s conscience and connecting with others in a particular place. Empathy …

Editors

Poster Want to change this world? Planeta.com thanks friends for contributing directly on this website. We are testing how to add editors for those who wish to add stories, preview and recap events, and engage in a dynamic conversation of sorts via the social web. Recruiting readers and writers in our 25+ year slow adventure …

Don’t

Photo: Don’t climb Uluru Don’t = Do not Quotes Don’t be that guy. – Popular expression Don’t expect to find solutions to out-of-the-box problems without looking out-of-the-box. – Conversation Don’t send everything to everyone. – Conversation Don’t wait to be asked. – Conversation Don’t dream it’s over. – Crowded House Don’t try to fix things …

Access

Photo: Zion Parking Ron Mader: One of the cornerstones of Planeta.com is a commitment toward greater access to information and the physical world. Too often the online paywalls and barriers impair our curiosity. We champion open access, particularly when it comes to reading and interacting with conservation and cultural resources on the Web. This parallels …

Conscious

Adjectives Conscious = Being aware of one’s surroundings and actions Being Conscious Conscious Links Conscious Travel Conscious Business Adjectives Embodied Woke Adjectives Planeta.com Attention Engagement Cornerstone

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 …

How to be generous

Photo: 2005 Pochote Anniversary Generosity is the freedom from meanness or smallness of mind or character. How to be generous … some ideas Generosity enriches us all but how to be generous? Here is a mix of practical and wild ideas. Let us know what works for you! 1. Be kind. Say thank you to …

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 …