Brian Braff noticed a missing concerning the way our society looks at our senior citizens. His interest in the subject of aging started long before joining the Team Management Leadership Program with Landmark Education. Despite the numerous articles, books and documentaries about the older segment of society, none were created from the vantage point of the people who were aging. [Read more...]
Filed Under: 2011-02 TMLP Times, Community Development, TMLP Stories
When Jenina Lepard knocked on Cecilia Rossiter’s door last year, the two women had no idea that they had the same commitment to being responsible and knowing how one can make a difference in the world.
Cecilia shares, “We became friends. Jenina’s Bahá’i faith demands members to be in communities and have communities work for everybody with nobody left out. She had the desire to create a strong, vibrant neighborhood, and I wanted to build a community where I lived. Therefore, I created a Game in the World, supported by my participation in Landmark Education’s Team, Management and Leadership Program, where I was committed to creating community within our neighborhoods.” [Read more...]
Mark Blondy, a participant in Landmark Education’s Team, Management and Leadership Program, has created a project, ‘Hear’s to Your Greatness’, where he interviewed people and really listened to them in such a way that they are overcoming obstacles in their lives. Before the program, Blondy relates, he would hear people without really listening to them. See more in the video below.
“We realized we were playing only within the space of our own partnership,” declares Javier. “Giving up the idea of being selective about whom we spent our time with has made us present to being openly related to all others.” [Read more...]