What Expectations Should I be Aware Of?
The following questions are helpful in deciding if a Garden of Eden community is right for you. It also helps us vett potential members. If you believe you have the right answers then get involved right away by calling us today!
If we work to improve your self-esteem, efficiency and organizational skills are you going to be resistant to that?
Are you okay with learning to recycle?
Are you religious, spiritual or atheist?
Do you have any residual income?
Do you use fluoride toothpaste or vaccinate?
Are your feelings easily hurt?
Are you a "morning person" or a grump?
Can you learn from/listen to someone younger than you?
Are you a "know it all?"
Do you think you can just plug-in to what we're doing or will you be needing more control?
Do you want to make money? (Trick question)
Do you often feel disrespected if people are blunt, straightforward or overly truthful?
Do you fall down or get belligerant when you drink?
Can you "agree to disagree?"
Can you refrain from input of ANY KIND for the first 24 hours, while learning how things are currently done? (Take notes on any suggested inprovements.)
Are you a late sleeper or early riser?
Can you follow directions or do you need someone to hold your hand and/or babysit you?
The point of the questions above is to get the thought juices flowing. The prospective GoE member must understand the entire scope of what we're doing. Ultimately, we must change virtually everything we are doing to "change society" because that society - runs on us!