True connection calls for decisions to be made.
Here are some good places to start (questions to ask).
-Where am I hiding hiding?
While social media is an incredible place to connect with groups, brands and, yes even people, it is also an incredible good place to hide. Think about it. Look around the room at your next gathering. How many people are looking at their phone or tablet and not interacting with the people in the room.
-How am I risking?
Making a new connection or deepening an old one costs us. Social capital is something that includes time, effort and vulnerability. It is risky business.
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