So, what does this mean for you as a marketer? While you should market your product to your customers by evoking their emotions, you should give them strong and sturdy facts and studies that help them justify their purchase(s) to their friends and family.
…sive pollution load. Both cause ecosystem degradation, wealth concentrations and social inequities. A circular economy aims to overcome these nested problems through intelligent design inspired by nature’s genius, which reuses and redevelops resources already operating within the production cycle via renewable means.
But then what? Then do we all go compete to work for Wall St or Silicon Valley, so we can make our fuck-you money, and walk away from society, living in grand, stupid little islands of our own design? Nope. Then we can really begin to give. Then we lead. Even in small ways. Maybe we mentor, maybe w…
She is always challenging me to be my true self, my authentic self, to do the things that count most, to live up to my possibilities. It makes me afraid — in a good way. Can I do it today? In this way? Will she like this song, this chapter, this idea? Will she think it’s trite, foolish, that I can do better? I’m afraid. I am engaged in the struggle to be my better self, always, thanks to this woman that I love. It’s the most beautiful experience I have ever had.
Uh oh. It’s time for some wrath. It’s getting cloudy in heaven. Time for a little scolding, a challenge, a provocation, a reprimand, a reality check. I live in constant fear and anxiety and dread of it. But it’s a kind of delicious fear. Nope. Not in a bad way. Threatening me, ridiculing me, mocking me. I’m not afraid of her like an abuser. I’m not scared of any kind of harm she’ll inflict on me. I’m not afraid of “her” at all, really. I love her all the more for it — this fact that she frightens me, in a good way.
It’s possible to teach our kids to be gentle and strong. Resilient and kind. We can teach our kids to feel every feeling without shame and to move forward without getting stuck in negativity. There’s no reason why positive and purposeful parenting cannot coexist with good behavior.