People have evolved a natural form of being together called the tribe. Tribe is to humans as flock is to geese, pride is to lions, and pack is to wolves. We constantly look for opportunities to be tribal. Teams, cliques, organizations, clubs, etc. are all variations of making this modern world more manageable and personally relevant, in other words, more tribal. Your relationships to yourself and the world around you are foundational to your health and well-being.
In the beginning of life, when we are infants, we need others to survive. And at the end of life, we need others to survive. But here’s the secret, in between, we need others as well.