READ | To Emerge Stronger After the Pandemic, We Must Learn from the “During”

Homa Tavangar, of the Big Questions Institute, explores how the implosion of the world we used to know is creating space for a new world to be born.

REFLECT | A Once-in-a-Lifetime Chance to Start Over

Arthur C. Brooks writes in The Atlantic about making time to prepare for a new and better normal than your pre-pandemic life.

CONVENE | A Free Guide to Unlock New and Creative Ways of Spending Time Together

Inspired by Priya Parker’s Art of Gathering® principles, this guide includes five rules to help you rethink how to make your parties, events, and even workplace meetings more engaging and connecting.

REFLECT | Portals to Beautiful Futures: Trends to Watch in 2021 and Beyond

PORTALS, from the Omidyar Network, features four provocations distilled from a year-long participatory process of looking back and looking ahead, tracing the arc from past designs to present architecture to emerging blueprints for our future.

READ | Meeting the Multigenerational Moment

A new series from The Stanford Social Innovation Review explores how we can bridge across the generations to build a new kind of world where we all feel more connected to one another.

READ | We Need More Kindness in Our Lives: Let’s Make 143 Day a National Holiday to Honor Mr. Rogers’ Legacy

Gregg Behr and Ryan Rydzewski write in Time about a new movement to nationalize a day committed to neighborly kindness.

READ | A Doctor’s Call to Return to the Activities You Love

A doctor with a love for music encourages us to do the things we love, now that we can safely return to the things that make our lives whole.

LOOK | 2021 as a Year of Renewal: 11 Transformative Agendas to Restore Social Life in Your Community Through Image

Fred Kent, Kathy Madden, and Steve Davies imagine how public space and shared activities now seem capable of transforming how we can be together.