Oneness is a psychological state of mind. It can be described in many ways using phrases such as
None of us is as smart as all of us.
Do No Harm. Work as One.
Separateness is the opposite of Oneness. To become a Right-Minded teammate, you must To train your mind means, among other things, actively living your team's Work Agreements. More to choose attitudes and behaviors that create and extend Oneness, not project separateness. For example,
It is as sure that those teammates who choose attack and blame [Separateness] will find resentment as it is as certain those who forgive [Oneness] will rise above team conflict and find solutions.You will find many more. See list!
For a list of 30 examples of Oneness, see the Right-Minded Teamwork Attitudes & Behaviors list found in numerous RMT books.
The concepts and story behind Oneness and separateness are introduced in RMT’s book, In this short story, we will meet three characters: Reason, Ego and the Decision-Maker. Each plays a key role in creating or destroying teamwork. More: The Philosophy and Process for Creating a Right-Minded Team That Works Together as One.
In this book, you will learn about Ego’s “tiny, mad idea” of wanting more “stuff” and how Ego’s choices led us all into a world of separation. That tiny, mad moment was, literally, the birth of separation.
But, as the Myth reveals, Reason is a mythological character and symbolic guide who shows you how to think and behave in a Right-Minded way. As your Right-Minded teacher, Reason helps you differentiate and choose between Right-Minded and wrong-minded attitudes and behaviors. More is always ready to lead us back into Oneness – our pre-separation state – joyfully described as the Your daily acts of living your team Work Agreements is how you remain in the forgiving Unified Circle Right-Minded Thinking. More where we can do no harm and work as one.