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

Future

Buzzwords Future = time still to come The future of libraries Future Fit Planeta.com Time = Tiempo = Zeit = Talking Future Tourism, Byron Bay’s 2020-2030 Sustainable Visitation Strategy Future Tense Responsible Travel Week

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 …

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