7 Lessons From A Tree

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You can't blossom without roots.

Even in chaos there is always a path.

Know how to listen without talking back.

Seeing the big picture helps you deal with the little things.

Branching out makes you stronger inside.

If you want company you have to reach out.

The more you stand together the more beautiful the scenery.


Dr. Dannielle Blumenthal is an author, independent brand researcher, and adjunct marketing professor with 20 years of varied experience. An avid researcher and prolific, creative writer, Dr. Blumenthal's interests span communication, marketing, qualitative media content analysis, political rhetoric, propaganda, leadership, management, organizational development, and more. An engaged citizen, she has for several years worked to raise awareness around child sex trafficking and the dangers of corruption at @drdannielle on Twitter. You can find her articles at Medium, www.AllThingsBrand.com and www.DannielleBlumenthal.com, and she frequently answers questions on Quora. All opinions are Dr. Blumenthal's own.