September 26, 2017 - Guests Matt Lehrman and John Little, founders of Social Prosperity Partners, visit Stu Turgel at The Phoenix File to discuss the imperative to engage diverse people and perspectives, de-escalate tensions, inspire collaborative thinking, and spark meaningful dialogue in community decision making.
September 23, 2017 - "Obstruction has become, to some, a virtue...It's not productive - but then there's nothing "productive" about the goal of obstruction."
August 23, 2017 - "Wholeheartedly, we want to say, “I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it" ... [but] to work in opposition is to be at war with America."
August 18, 2017 - "Trust in each other — that’s the magnet that binds a community together. Absent trust in each other, we are left to act out of blind self-interest and defensiveness. We must all be in the business of betterment."
August 15, 2017 - ""We've lost the ability to connect with each other, to be empathetic and compassionate in our listening," said John Little, who, with partner Matt Lehrman, founded Social Prosperity Partners."
August 8, 2017 - "Two local community advocates are aiming to restore trust, inclusivity and optimism to the practice of civic engagement, with the launch of Social Prosperity Partners, a business seeking to improve dialogue in public forums."
August 8, 2017 - "Their mission is to restore trust, inclusivity and optimism to the practice of civic engagement by designing and facilitating processes of public involvement."
June 30, 2017 - "Here are 10 practical ways to be mindful and purposeful in the theatrics of ethical, sincere and transparent decision-making:"