Change overload is affecting everyone, but it is most evident in how millenials live their daily lives. Here's how you can find some stability in this change-seeking culture with wisdom from Japanese business professionals.
Have you ever seen My Big Fat Greek Wedding? Well, I grew up in the Russian equivalent. Read along to find out what it taught me about making resilient communities.
Do you wonder what difference you can make outside of your own sphere? Read this to understand impact that you can make at various levels.
A few months ago, I was incessantly googling resilience and looking for like-minded people who were also researching it and developing programs. I found Anne Browning, who also lives in Seattle and created the University of Washington Resilience Lab. After talking with her about resilience research, I created a survey based on the University of … Continue reading Part One of You in The Community: Resilience Survey Responses
Are you a real or resilient optimist? Read this to find out what the truth is and how you can develop your optimism to be resilient with the art of self-strengthening.
One hundred years ago, the hills of Norway fell silent. If you walked along the hillsides into the villages, you’d notice that everyone was in their home, waiting. What could they have been waiting for? An answer? It was the outbreak of the Spanish flu in Norway and residents were asked to stay inside their … Continue reading What Makes Communities Resilient? And Three Ways You Can Help
How it Bloomed If you’re wondering why it’s the sunflower project, no, it’s not just because they are bright, pretty and look good on Instagram. The sunflower has gone on quite the world journey— they have even helped communities with the effects of nuclear waste. However, before we dig into more sunflower history, I’ll quote … Continue reading How The Sunflower Became My Secret to International Relations