Problem: Business as usual. Schooling as usual. Healthcare as usual. People unhappy. People overwhelmed. People not connected – to themselves, to each other. Without connection, there can be no positive evolution because we are social creatures, designed to evolve in groups. – a positive opposite approach that empowers people to empower people using the science [...]
Research shows that evidence that supports the way you see the world sticks to you like velcro and that disproves it repels like teflon. In one study, participants were given an article to read describing research on the harmful effects of smoking and some faults of the study. Although the article had an equal amount [...]
Researched & written by Current MAPP students (Emilia, Lahti, Marita James, and Elena Thompson) in service of their learning and SOMO’s growth. Win-win. At the core of the SOMO leadership labs vision is the idea that cultivating individual psychological, social and emotional capacities will lead to more flourishing families, organizations, communities and the world at large [...]
A dynamic + cocreated positive intervention. We are SOcial-eMotional leaders, change-agents. We build the bridge as we walk on it. We teach people how to think differently, positively, expansively, flexibly. We walk the talk.