While you are gathering with your family enjoying a rich meal I wanted you to have these links that also nourish robust dialogue, empathy, and depth .Thanksgiving Depth . . . http://agility3r.com/blog/2013/11/29/thanksgiving-depth/#more-411 … http://pinterest.com/pin/254031235205400842/ … and gratitude because you are so good to me ♫ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iak3dfZdM2E ♫

Turns out the reading can increase empathy so no better holiday tree than a tree of books http://agility3r.com/blog/2013/12/09/holiday-reading/

Was honored by Nigel Scott @excapite who really understands how I hope to foster impact. He created this image for me. Here are some of his posts http://excapite.blogspot.com/2013/04/the-discordance-of-influence.html

Angela Lindvall as Andrew Wyeth’s Christina’s World (1948) Vogue, October 1998 Photo by Carter Smith

The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying from within what you are trying to defend from without ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower / Part 2 of collaboration with @eXiTsTrata - my best links to honor Memorial Day #a3r http://exitstrata.com/reconversations-reflections-pt-2-jennifer-sertls-memorial-day-resources-for-resilience/

Theme: Warrior / Soar, see what has never been seen; depart, be lost, but climb ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay / Courage, above all things, is the first quality of a #warrior ~ Karl Von Clausewitz / Good insights for your inner #warrior http://emergentbydesign.com/2012/08/10/transitioning-from-rebel-to-warrior/ by @venessamiemis (mental + ♫ ) Scandal's Warrior http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QL8uegd7DQs=related #a3r

Underneath these 140 characters are complex people living complex lives . . . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Kf_6BWcOOg #compassion

Theme: The Journey / I am a pilgrim on the edge. on the edge of my perception. we are travelers on the edge. we are always at the edge of our perception~ Scott Mutter (mental + ♫) Missing Person's Destination Unknown http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1WDly1Oc_P4 #a3r

Theme: Beauty / Love of beauty is taste; the creation of beauty is art ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson (mental) Denis Dutton: A Darwinian theory of beauty http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PktUzdnBqWI (music) Ryan Farish http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7u3o19sMec #a3r


Theme: #Resilience / Wind extinguishes a candle and energizes fire. Be the fire and wish for the wind. Nassim Nicholas Taleb http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578120953311383448.html (mental + ♫) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wp43OdtAAkM

Here are my best links on fostering personal #resilience Part 1 of my @eXiTsTraTa collaboration http://exitstrata.com/reconversations-reflections-jennifer-sertls-resources-for-resilience/

The Brown sisters have been photographed every year since 1975. The latest image in the series is published here for the first time.

Theme: Rembrandt / Choose only one master . . . Nature Rembrandt (mental) Rembrandt wiki http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rembrandt Modern Rembrandt Timeline http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WaiG-pZGQlU (music) Sting & Edin Karamzov http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=55jnH3rqcoU=related

Theme: Pressure The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places ~ Ernest Hemingway /Q: Why do smart people underperform? A: Overloaded Circuits http://web.mit.edu/mitpostdocs/documents/OverloadedCircuits.pdf (mental + ♫) Alleso featuring Adele “Rolling in the Pressure” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wwaMHIiG-68 #a3r

Just saw Timothy Green - so clearly the theme is #Impermanence / Anyone who has lost something they thought was theirs forever finally comes to realize that nothing really belongs to them ― Paulo Coelho / Which makes me think of John Keats Ode to Grecian Urn http://www.eecs.harvard.edu/~keith/poems/urn.html (mental + ♫) which makes me want to hear Peter Himmelman sing http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=an9eziYKD3A Honor your moment! Jennifer #a3r

I found Hasbro's Alan Hassenfeld sense of humor refreshing, "if you think you are too small for making impact, you have never been in bed with a mosquito." Surely the sting of your curiosity has more bite. Read more about my experience at Social Innovation Summit http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jennifer-sertl/social-innovation-summit-2013_b_3403627.html stay current http://paper.li/JenniferSertl/1369157531

Infographic: Story of Employee Engagement at Work - Gerardo Lara via Andrea Caselegno

Theme: Collective Intelligence ~ I was recently at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. And of all the images, this spoke to me. Allan McCollum's 40 Pieces of Plaster reminds me of "collective intelligence." We all have access to the same source; however our frames are all different dimensions. What a beautiful image of autonomy and community. + Robbie Rivera's Sound of the Times - the perfect pairing for #CI http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GIp9LcrRKVQ

Organizations with the clearest understanding of reality and with the highest consciousness will be the winners because they will see signs in the macro that are invisible to others. http://www.elephantjournal.com/2011/11/20-characteristics-of-the-transleader-jennifer-sertl/

I want to stand as close to the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all the kinds of things you can't see from the center ~Kurt Vonnegut / Why Innovators Are Like Astronauts . . .  http://innovateonpurpose.blogspot.ch/2013/11/why-innovators-are-like-astronauts.html (mental + ♫) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1Hs2AQwDgA