A thoughtful preference for understanding others before insisting to be understood by others.
A decision to view others with the same level of nuance and complexity with which we view ourselves.
An upholding of the person-hood and dignity of others, even those with whom there is strong disagreement.
A commitment to working for a community in which my neighbors are also afforded the opportunities that I enjoy.
Valuing and pursuing the same level of education, opportunity, and joy for others’ children as I do for my own.
When confronted by inequity and unfairness, I am willing to name it, and help our community to be inhospitable to any construct that is hateful to humans.
A tendency toward innovation and constant improvement, especially in ways that increase opportunity for added employment.
A culture of brilliance and craftsmanship, in which each process, person and product is viewed with high regard and attention.
A commitment to prosperity that is not only for some, but available to anyone willing to join in the work.
A view of others that tends to interact by/with versus to/for.
A commitment to engaging others as we would want to be engaged.
A genuine love for neighbor manifesting in celebrating the wonder of other people, and bringing to light the best in others.