The Optimistic Anthropologist is an occasional newsletter about what we're learning, reading, listening to, and photographing as we work to solve problems and shape culture in service of positive impact!
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Volume 1, August 2017
Volume 2, October 2017: Halloween, Life Sabbatical Blog Series, New Workshop & More!
Volume 3, November 2017: The Openness Equation & Life Sabbatical-ing at Home
Volume 4, January 2018: New Year, New Ideas for Shaping a Brighter Future
Volume 5, February 2018: Emergent Learning, Sabbatical Design Services, Cross-Sector Collaboration Training
Volume 6, March 2018: Portraits of Women, In Praise of Process, & Podcasts to Inspire the Adjacent Possible
Volume 7, April 2018: Bright Spots, Cross-Sector Collaborations & Comic Books
Volume 8, May 2018: Announcing Our New Job Opportunity Round-Up, Lessons from Sabbatical One Year Later, and the Royal Wedding
Volume 9, June 2018: Everything You Feel Can Be Fuel, Proven Methodologies in New Contexts, 21 Great Job, Consulting, and Fellowship Opportunities!
Volume 10, July 2018: When Collaborations Fail, #GoodReads & #GoodListens, Racial Equity Here, and 35+ New Opportunities
Volume 11, August 2018: Hope from Berlin, #GoodReads & #GoodListens, & 35+ New Opportunities!
Volume 12, September 2018: The Power of Questions, #GoodReads & #GoodListens, & 25+ New Opportunities!
Volume 13, October 2018: Happy Halloween! Fear, Courage, Community & 25+ New Opportunities!
Volume 14, November 2018: Being With My Tribe, Breaking Bread in 2019 & 20+ New Opportunities!
Volume 15, January 2019: Trust & Gratitude, Favorite Podcasts of 2018, and 40+ New Opportunities!
Volume 16, February 2019: Intentionality & Japan, Integrating Work & Travel, and 40 New Opportunities
Volume 17, March 2019: Oh the Humanity!
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