The Connected & Engaged Blog

Insights on the effects of an over-connected society and how to disconnect from your device so you can connect with yourself, your family and your career.

Connect with Resilience

By drlori11 / October 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

In my book club last month we read Viktor Frankl’s, Mans Search For Meaning, and our discussion brought up a…

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Connect with Responsibility

By drlori11 / October 6, 2019 / 0 Comments

You can make mistakes , but you are not a failure until you start blaming others for those mistakes. It’s…

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Disconnect from Distractions

By drlori11 / September 29, 2019 / 0 Comments

Connecting is good and part of who we are as humans, but sometimes we need to disconnect. Disconnecting from distractions…

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Connect With Anger

By drlori11 / September 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

Whoa, you say . I thought I am not supposed to be angry. Well, yes, anger is fine. It is…

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Connect with Community

By drlori11 / September 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Maslow was right, we need each other. I need you and you need me. We all need each other. This…

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Connect with Repositioning

By drlori11 / September 8, 2019 / 0 Comments

Yowsa, getting ready for International travel requires a lot of work. First on my list was to be sure my…

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Connect with Internet Usage Statistics

By drlori11 / September 1, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today my blog will be a little different. During my speaking engagements this week I had many requests from attendees…

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Connect with Hope

By drlori11 / August 25, 2019 / 0 Comments

Hope is that ingredient we have to have to move forward. If we have no hope, we sit still. As…

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Disconnect with Preconceived Ideas of Others

By drlori11 / August 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

There is no horror like looking up the escalator and seeing your 81 year old mother tumble backwards to your…

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Connect With Your Kids

By drlori11 / August 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

So here is the thing, it is back to school time for kids all over the world. We send them…

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Featured Post

Not All News Is Good

By drlori11 | January 6, 2019

The answer is yes. Unequivocally Yes with a capital Y. The question is , does the constant barrage of bad news we are exposed to in local, national and international media affect us negatively? There are some things we can never…

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