Online Dating or Shopping for a Partner?

Is our online dating success being ruined by our inability to distinguish the difference between online activities such as shopping for goods and finding a partner? With the stigma that used to be attached to online dating all but gone it is now considered a legitimate way to meet new people, but is it effective?…

The Innovation of Loneliness

This YouTube video is based on the book by Sherry Turkle – Alone. It illustrates quite succinctly how we are coming to confuse connection with communication and how that is contributing to a growing epidemic of loneliness. I’m asking you to spread awareness of this growing problem and to join me in countering it by…

The Underestimated Value of Community

One of the most concerning things about today’s society is our loss of community. We are genetically programmed to live in groups and for most people the sense of belonging that comes with participating in a communal  group contributes greatly to an increased feeling of satisfaction, support and well being.  These days it is more…