YES/NO Question: Are the # of connections representative of feeling a sense belonging?

I asked this question during a #WRBC Lunch and Learn leadership session for a customer. I received a very clear answer of “No” from the participants. When I asked them the difference, my favorite answer was the following:

“You “belong” to someone if you know you can ask them for a favor or anything. It is quality over quantity.“

IOW, a peer or at least someone would be willing to pull a claim check on you and your relationship. In a study on GenZ on Belonging, Ophelia…

Elizabeth Lembke

Chief Talent Navigator: Passionately transforming work, culture, talents and HR. #transformingtalent #hrimprov #learningmavens #ldcares

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