Creating a community is no easy task. It takes more than just a space to gather, it takes creating value and values that all within can be attracted to and contribute to.
It takes clear communication, a certain level of trust, respect and love. It also requires leaders that generate that. People who can be authentically interested and curiously engaged about those in the community. The leader must listen without her filters and see the truth under the politeness so she can deliver value that speaks to the community’s goals and motivations.
A few things I think help are: Defining core values and applying them to every day situations, create together, Listen always, show appreciation.
I’ll let you know how it goes