Conscious Links

Photo Links related to conscious and consciousness Conscious = Being aware of one’s surroundings and actions Also see: consciousness Also see: stream of consciousness Twitter Sentiment conscious Also see: conscious business, conscious travel Opposites See: Willful ignorance Headlines http://bigislandnow.com/2016/09/07/learn-conscious-communication-at-hilo-public-library Elsewhere Conscious Music Movement – Celebrating musicians, singer-songwriters, music industry professionals and music fans alike who …

Willful Ignorance

Buzzwords Willful Ignorance = Intentional and blatant avoidance, disregard or disagreement with facts Quotes Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity. – Martin Luther King Jr. It’s not denial. I’m just selective about the reality I accept. – Calvin and Hobbes What we don’t know won’t hurt us. – …

Death and Dying

Photo Flickr Albums and Groups death and dying Grateful Dead Day of the Dead around the World Artwork / Cue Yourself YouTube Planeta.com Death Notebook Celebrating Day of the Dead in Mexico Conscious Döstädning Extinction Hospice

Diplomacy

Buzzwords Diplomacy = the art of dealing with people in a sensitive and effective way Recommended Listening Who would want to be a diplomat? – The future of diplomacy: Backroom maneuverings are giving way to public forums. And carefully laid plans can come unstuck with a single tweet. A not so diplomatic future – Diplomacy …

Creativity

Buzzwords Creativity = The ability to transcend tradition and to create meaningful new works Also see: imagination Wikipedia Creativity Quotes You can’t use up creativity; the more you use, the more you have – Maya Angelou (quote investigator) Here’s the problem: A majority of the artists who are easiest for us to find aren’t exceptionally …

Carbon Footprint

Photo Carbon Footprint = the amount of carbon dioxide and other carbon compounds emitted due to the consumption of fossil fuels by a particular person, group, etc. Translating: What is the carbon footprint of global tourism? (double check translations!) Spanish: ¿Cuál es la huella de carbono del turismo global? French: Quelle est l’empreinte carbone du …

Welcome

Photo: Earl’s Family Restaurant Welcome = To greet and receive someone arriving in a polite and friendly manner Planeta.com Sharing Verbs Welcome to the Modern Classroom: Native Innovation Conference #nii2016 Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign