The truth has always been elusive, And, now, in the age of social media, algorithms expose us only to information and beliefs that conform to and reinforce our own beliefs. Alternative facts masquerade as reality. The truth is even harder to discern. In our work and home lives, we must make the effort to actively seek the truth and protect it as a valuable business and national resource.
At The Communications Network conference last week in Boston, there many valuable and practical insights into how to build better communications planning around philanthropy and social change. But what was most valuable to me were the provocative questions and inspiring stories that so many of the speakers provided.