Category Archives: Disconnection

When Connection Isn’t Really Connection

Many people believe that the Grace of Connection comes from having similar passions and convictions as others. Today, 7 Graces community blogger Sue Ellam talks about how the deepest connection within ourselves and with colleagues often comes from our differences … Continue reading

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Lessons from a Panama Hat – Why ECO- is Vital to ECOnomy

Lynn Serafinn looks at the hidden cost of modernisation, and the underlying Disconnection causing us to exploit, rather than harmonise with, the Natural world. About 20 years ago, I saw a documentary about Hawaii (if I remember correctly), where they … Continue reading

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Your Audience – Your Most Important Business Collaborators

Old school marketing was a persuasive, one-way communication. But new paradigm marketing is all about dialogue. Lynn Serafinn discusses how a collaborative relationship with our audience can foster innovation and restore the long-lost connection between businesses and the communities they … Continue reading

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7 Graces as a Barometer for Choosing Ideal Business Partners

Author Lynn Serafinn shares true story illustrating the distinction between hiring someone who is competent, versus someone who is congruent with your company’s core values. I’ve been thinking a lot about congruence these days. The more I develop my own … Continue reading

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