|Re: NYTimes on Cohousing and impact on CRN!||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Martin Koenig (koehoecenturytel.net)|
|Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:50:26 -0700 (PDT)|
The reason the article is so good is not only because it was written by an amazing thinker and writer but she is also someone who lives in a cohousing community. Martin Koenig Vashon Cohousing > On Sep 21, 2016, at 12:05 PM, Alice Alexander <alicecohous [at] gmail.com> > wrote: > > > Yes, good points from Neil and Katie. We do have the State of Cohousing in > the US "white paper," which provides good stats and quotes and profiles our > values, etc, and even links to the 2011 survey, with a sampling of finds. > > But we could indeed work to create something more appealing, more human > story related. (I'm open to advice here....) > > One challenge is getting journalists to care. Nine times out of ten when I > share the State of Cohousing, journalists don't read - they just want to > talk with me and get a quote or two. Courney Martin is a marvelous > exception with a well researched and thoughtful article. > Alice Alexander, Coho/US Executive Director > > On Wed, Sep 21, 2016 at 1:13 PM, Kathryn McCamant < > kmccamant [at] cohousing-solutions.com> wrote: > >> >> Good point Neal. The NY Times articles was one of the best I seen at >> incorporating recent research along with very human anedotetal stories >> about why people value cohousing. What is the best way to get such >> information to journalist? Is there someone who has these stats easily at >> hand, or is there write up of “interesting cohousing facts” that pulls out >> easy to quote facts, with footnotes to the studies the info came out of? >> >> Katie >> -- >> Kathryn McCamant, President >> CoHousing Solutions >> T.530.478.1970 C.916.798.4755 >> >> www.cohousing-solutions.com >> >> >> >> >> >> On 9/20/16, 5:48 PM, "Cohousing-L on behalf of Neil Planchon" >> <cohousing-l-bounces+kmccamant=cohousing-solutions.com [at] cohousing.org on >> behalf of neil [at] swansway.com> wrote: >> >> Thanks Sharon for sharing NYT article. And to Raines for bringing it >> directly to our team’s attention today. And to Kate and Courtney too. >> Appreciate you all :) >> -=-= >> >> I want to acknowledge and surface Angela’s and Heidi’s contributions to >> the article - both super wonderful individuals and committed Cohousing >> Research Network (CRN) researchers and teammates. Thank you — Go team go! >> >> Fun Fact: As a result of all this buzz, (so far) 329 folks came to visit >> our Web site TODAY! A record for us :) >> >> Learn more about CRN here http://www.cohousingresearchnetwork.org >> >> Cordially, >> Neil >> Swan's Market Cohousing - Founding Resident - http://www.swansway.com >> Cohousing Research Network - Core Team & Communications - http://www. >> cohousingresearchnetwork.org >> >> Life's most persistent and urgent question is, "What are you doing for >> others?" Martin Luther King, Jr. >> >> >> >> >> >> _________________________________________________________________ >> Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: >> http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ >> >> >> >> >> _________________________________________________________________ >> Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: >> http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ >> >> >> > > > -- > Alice Alexander > Executive Director > http://www.cohousing.org > [image: The Cohousing Association] > _________________________________________________________________ > Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: > http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ > >
NYTimes on Cohousing and impact on CRN! Neil Planchon, September 20 2016
- Re: NYTimes on Cohousing and impact on CRN! Kathryn McCamant, September 21 2016
- Re: NYTimes on Cohousing and impact on CRN! Tiffany Lee Brown, September 22 2016
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