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field notes



It is not easy carving a new path, especially using an out-of-date guide.

field n. 1. an area of open land. 2. a branch of study or sphere of activity. 3. a space or range within which objects are visible. 4. all the participants involved. 5. the region in which a force is effective. 6. a system subject to binary operations.

field guide n. 1. a handbook, usually illustrated, in which a surveyor notes down observations in order to support the identification of objects discovered in the field.

in the field 1. engaged in practical work.

—adapted from Oxford English Dictionary and Merriam-Webster

It’s time to map out a new field of inquiry.

Time to undo the binary of work vs. life. Time to bring our whole selves to the challenge of identifying new ways of being and doing. Time to discover creative resources, engage our inner wisdom, and work with others to explore the impact of bringing conscious life to work.

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