Opening, connecting, and relating to the experiences of others.
Icon by Gregory Sujkowski from The Noun Project.
Move beyond "How are you" and "Fine."
Design a more creative conversation greeting. Instead of "How are you?" consider asking:
Experience your surroundings through someone else's perspective.
Write out loud.
Using an online conversation space to create stories.
Create a more expansive environment. Work with silence to promote reflection and encourage listening and speaking.
To keep lines of communication open, send small gestures to friends, loved ones, co-workers or acquaintances.
A small act with a big heart that can nurture and sustain your relationship.
Strategies to gauge your group's climate.
Employ any of these strategies to get a sense of how people are doing:
Build a story together.
How can you apply "Yes, and..." in your everyday conversations?