Today, we’ll send over 300 billion emails, 19 billion text messages, yet we’ll still feel alone. The average person will say 2,250 words to 7.4 other individuals. Will these words be used to hurt or to heal?
“Security camera clips that make the news usually show bad things, but Coke decided to ‘look at the world a little differently’ in this heartwarming viral video. They found security camera footage from around the world showing happy moments: people stealing kisses instead of possessions, dealing potato chips instead of drugs, and offering car assistance rather than road rage.” I love this
(Source: Flickr / maryclaireroman)
These past five days I have:
-Made a friend from thirty different countries
-Became close with a man from Oahu
-Also became really close with a girl from Atlanta
-Been asked if I’m from Canada due to my “Canadian Accent”
-Received gifts from Danish and Texan people
-Learned about wind power
-Helped a girl with her love life (and she took my advice- bonus!)
-Gotten closer with my coworkers
-Explored a new city
-Worked fifty hours in five days
That’s what working a conference will do for you!