By Shelley J. Doyle for Enlivening Edge Magazine
The theme for February’s EE Community Conversation was Love, in recognition of Valentine’s Day. Host Doug Breitbart offered the group an eye-opening reminder of what intimacy really means: into-me-see. Before delving into our breakout rooms, we were encouraged to have honest and deep conversations, free from judgment, and with 100% presence.
In the breakout space, we covered the topic of Love in relation to work environments. I shared a personal account of feeling love in the workplace around 15 years ago; at that time, I worked in London at a boutique PR agency of 5-6 ladies. It was an intimate environment, where we became part of one another’s life, and the lives we had independently were shared freely.[…]