Your Mental Comfort Zone
SCENARIO:YOU'VE BEEN CHARGED with coming up with a theme for a fund-raising event for your community organization. Take a moment to determine which of the following strategies will be most helpful for you as you choose an appropriate yet compelling and novel theme:
- You scan newspapers and magazines for events to determine which themes have been used by other organizations.
- You think of the qualities and characteristics of your organization and consciously, through trial and error, focus in turn on how each of those qualities might be used in a theme.
- You absorb information about local events, you go to a party store ...