About Community and Belongingness

We know we want connection and belongingness. We know that we get them from friendships and communities. But what do we mean when we talk about a community? We need to build a foundation for a shared understanding of communities — why they are important, what they are, and how they are important to each of us.

Remember Steve from my previous post? He had left his position to venture out on his own. While successful from the business side, he missed the friendships and the community of his workplace. What made it a community as well as a group of friends and why was that…