A healthy and sustainable economy is important to the success of a community. And planning for economic development helps a community encourage economic growth and vitality and continued investment in the community.

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An interesting and vibrant culture is important to the success of a community. And the amazing cultures in Second Life contribute greatly to the enjoyment and vitality of the community.

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Education is important to every community. A great vision and plan guides a community in nurturing and supporting education. This then leads to a strengthening and increase in the quality of life for members of the community.

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Virtual Vision 2020 Draft Plan – Sections 1 & 2 Available for Review

Since the summer of 2012, we've collected surveys, held workshops, met with Second Life groups, and conducted research of numerous sites. Thank you very much to everyone who contributed and helped out. While the work is still ongoing, it's time to finally pull things together. So far a draft of Sections 1 and 2 of the […]

Let’s Create Legends!

One of the first steps in actually writing a community plan is to research and develop the introduction. This opening to the plan establishes background for the reader; it provides context and describes the type of community for which the plan is written. Some plans include in this section a back story or local tale […]

Culture Update – Religion in Second Life

Today I came across an article discussing the study of Buddhism in Second Life. It seems that religion has provided a basis for governance and culture since the beginning of time. So it's not surprising to find religious activity in the virtual world. The Anglican Cathedral of Second Life has been meeting and holding services […]

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