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.

Disconnect from Disagreeable

By drlori11 / February 10, 2019 / 2 Comments

There are particular traits that those with healthy personalities have. One of these traits is agreeableness. Do you agree that…

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Flying Monkeys

By drlori11 / February 3, 2019 / 4 Comments

It might be safe to say that there was a narcissist in The Wizard of Oz, and that would be…

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Disconnect with Kindness

By drlori11 / January 27, 2019 / 3 Comments

Lets face it, there are some people in our lives we won’t miss if they go bye-bye. Really, you know…

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Compare and Despair

By drlori11 / January 20, 2019 / 2 Comments

Comparison is a killer of joy. Don’t do it. Nothing good can come of this. You are unique and self…

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Love and Happiness Equal a Healthier Heart

By drlori11 / January 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Can our happiness effect our heart health? Researchers have been looking for an answer to this question, and some are…

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Not All News Is Good

By drlori11 / January 6, 2019 / 4 Comments

The answer is yes. Unequivocally Yes with a capital Y. The question is , does the constant barrage of bad…

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New Year Same Mess

By drlori11 / December 30, 2018 / 6 Comments

It’s that time of year again. The time when we all start looking at ourselves, and making promises about things…

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Never Put the Key to Your Happiness in Someone Else's Pocket

By drlori11 / December 23, 2018 / 3 Comments

Why do we give others the job of making us happy? That is a really big responsibility to pass on…

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Why You Should Be Amazing

By drlori11 / December 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

There is alot of noise out there in our world now. We have loads of competition. Our competitors are social…

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Disconnect or Connect?

By drlori11 / December 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

If you cross the street looking at your Iphone, it may be time to disconnect. 84% of cellphone users say…

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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…