Everyone who has gone from not winning to winning knows that “not winning” only becomes “losing” the moment one gives up. It’s hard not giving up when all seems lost, or when the goal is enormous and you hit mutiple not-wins.
In the course of creating something new, something never been done before, dead ends, diversions, roundabouts, start-overs, are inevitable. If first you don’t succeed... When we launched our first two demonstration projects, in Portland and Chico, we were excited Copiosis was going to catch on like wildfire. It didn’t. That’s a good thing though, 'cause had it, we … Continue reading Going with the flow
Some people believe money equals freedom. The logic goes that because I have money, I don't need to build relationships with people to get what I want. I can just buy it. If I don't have the money to buy what I want, I can just work to earn it, or not work and not … Continue reading Money is freedom?
A lot of people in the world today are becoming motivated to do something about the world around them. These people aren't taking conventional approaches. They're digging in for the long haul, understanding there really is no such thing as an overnight success, especially when it comes to global, systemic change. They know the planet and … Continue reading What’s the risk?