MIMIC THIS! When you get invited to events 3000 miles away (or 20 of them just across town), use COPY & PASTE with the really interesting events to seed your own community's plans for similar events. Why start from scratch.... Beg, borrow and mimic! More....
Welcome Asher! Great to see you here on the Transition U.S. social network. You highlighted in your profile "... I'm the Executive Director of Post Carbon Institute and a board member for Transition US. I am on a personal and professional journey to transition away from dependence on fossil fuels...." -- Delighted with the new relationship between Transition and Post Carbon. It's been a pleasure working with Carolyne, Jennifer, Michael and Pamela. I look forward to getting to know you better. Feel free to use this site to inform and solicit. Some Links Members Have Found Helpful
Declare yourself -- What do you personally bring to the potluck? Give it a title and say much more than you included in your Profile. Lay out your offer in detail. Or, tell us what you’d really like to learn! Others will join in.
Profile your group -- Make your constituents visible. Find some creative ways to offer their special values to mentor all Transitioners.
Reinforce, reinforce, reinforce -- Connect the dots -- friends to friends, newcomers to oldcomers, groups to groups, groups to members, skills to skills, special interests to special interests. This is your garden. Cultivate for the harvest.
Next steps TransitionUS -- Set up local Transition initiatives as official Transition communities; sign up for training; build your community resilience.