What does it mean to truly “belong” somewhere?

What are the elements that make up “belonging”?

He said, “… It’s acceptance … inclusion … trust … a safe space … I think back to early childhood … I played team sports all of the time and was fortunate enough that my best friends were the people I ended up playing with … It was all about the team and how I could play a role on that team … It was all about this brotherhood … We would go to practice, but we would always in our free time play small sided games and do stuff, so there is this element of wanting to be with one another just because you enjoyed the company …”

Who are the people in your life that you enjoy spending time with? Why do you enjoy spending time with them?


  • On Community: Surround yourself with people that you enjoy spending time with

  • On Relationships: What makes the relationships you’re currently in, special or unique?

  • On People: Learn to value every person

  • On Leadership: Stay curious

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