THE DO LECTURES â€˜12 / Organizing Principles Do USA
WE DONâ€™T BEG
Folks either get the essence of DO or they donâ€™t. We donâ€™t beg.
INSPIRATION v. DESPERATION
Itâ€™s important that we stay disciplined to possibility and optimism and all that is good.
SPACE & PACE
Avoid the itch
to over program. Silence, solitude and time for reflection are imperative.
THE MAGIC IS THE SPACE BETWEEN WORDS
The talks are merely the spark. The bonfire happens outside the Hop Barn.
ULTIMATE DINNER CONVERSATION
Who would you want to have for dinner?
SIMPLIFY & GO
Less is indeed more.
CREATE THE CONDITIONS TO FLOURISH
Focus on creating the conditions to flourish versus creating magic.
Seek diversity in thought, people and ideology.
GENIUS OF PLACE
Abundance comes from Campovida and connection to nature.
ITâ€™S NOT WHAT WE DO, BUT RATHER WHY WE DO
Celebrate not what DO is, but rather WHY we do the DO.
NURTURE THE UK CONNECTION
Remember our roots.
IT TAKES A VILLAGE
Understanding the essence for all things (speakers, attendees, volunteers) is key.
ENCOURAGE GLORIOUS MISTAKES
If we are not uncomfortable then weâ€™re not doing it right.
FOOD IS NOT A
THING….IT IS A RELATIONSHIP
Food is everything at the DO.
THE DO US APPLICATION IS A MIRROR INTO YOUR SOUL
Seek the ones that suggest the applicant is willing to be cracked wide