Preparing for the election of our lives
TLO’S presidential Election DIALOGUE series
The fact that you're here, reading this page, suggests that you're at least curious about what it might mean to be really prepared to participate in this next presidential election. Maybe you're someone who's busy with their lives, but nonetheless unsettled by all the unprecedented conflict and chaos swirling around us and at a loss as to what it ought to mean to you and your family. Perhaps you're a person who's aware of all the disruptive trends alive in the world, intrigued or even challenged by it and are beginning to think you may need to reshape the way you're thinking about these threats and challenges. Or, perhaps you're someone who's aware of the disruptive technological inventions, polarizing political dynamics, and anxiety-laden conflicts alive in our country, and at least implicitly know you need a more effective way of responding to them. Whatever's prompted you, I'm glad you're here.
Between now and November 2020, TLO will be sponsoring a series of Dialogue Sessions -- each titled Preparing for the Election of Our Lives -- that will be designed to give those who participate the opportunity to explore and discuss at least four key issues;
The threats, challenges, and opportunities that the 21st Century is bringing into our lives [Lost In The 21st Century],
The ways in which the complexity of these phenomena are overwhelming our ability to comprehend and respond to them [Leading in the 21st Century],
The various ways that are currently available to us to address these complexities [for example, the interventions discussed in TLO's January 2018 Blog 7 Signs -- 7 Doorways, and those you'll find in thought papers titled TLO's Three Circles of Awareness and Concern).
The steps we can take to develop the new mindsets, modes of thinking, and adaptive skills we need to deal with all this 21st Century complexity [TLO's Learning Resource Center].
Essentially, this dialogue series will be, for those who design and participate in them, an opportunity to explore our worries, face up to our back-of-mind anxieties, take a direct look at practical ways each of us can strengthen our our awarenesses of those challenges and threats that matter most, and finally, the unique steps each of us could take should we decide that being consciously proactive is the right course of action. Each dialogue session will be an opportunity to expand our meaning-making abilities in ways that will help us be ready to vote in the November 7th 2020 presidential election as a well informed citizen. Learn more about this series. Explore the blue navigation buttons highlighted just above, and then sign up below for our next Comprehending the 21st Century Dialogue Session.