Social Emotional Learning from Inside an Ashram

This photo from Guru Ram Das Ashram around 2001 (I'm 2nd from the right)

If you’ve read my bio, you saw that I once lived in an Ashram for six years. The Guru Ram Das Ashram in Toronto to be exact.  It had 16-18 seekers living in one very large house/yoga centre, with more seekers visiting for classes and events every day. The Ashram was an environment where social and emotional learning opportunities were everywhere, some very beautiful and some not easy. Living with that many people in a spiritual setting, you aspire to

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Getting Ready to Survey your Market: Writing your Info Interview Survey

Getting ready to survey your market: writing your interview survey

“Could I Get Your Advice?” Have you ever noticed people love to give advice? It is flattering to be asked an opinion, especially if it’s considered more valuable because of your expertise. In the business world one way of getting an expert’s advice is an Information Interview where you can get: advice on a new field before you enter it inside information on trends in the market best practices, details, and facts from someone in the field An Information Interview

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