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Siobhan’s Story

/ July 18th, 2018 / 0 Comment

Siobhan is Making New Connections! When you’re open to growth 🌱🌿🌳 you might surprise yourself! Siobhan wanted to use Kudoz as a way to meet new people. She likes to connect via Facebook but finds herself getting pretty nervous…

Rob’s Story

/ July 3rd, 2018 / 0 Comment

Rob is Ready for an Adventure! You don’t have to travel ✈ to the other side of the world 🌍 to have an adventure. 🌋 Rob’s weeks usually look the same. He goes to work, comes home, and goes to Church….

What makes meaningful feedback?

/ May 22nd, 2018 / 0 Comment

Hey Hosts! Curators Andie and Mathew here with some tips on leaving meaningful feedback after hosting an experience. Kudoz is all about deepening interests, building optimism, and improving soft skills. Kudoers want to know what you noticed about them…

Kudoz in New Zealand!

/ April 16th, 2018 / 0 Comment

This past week, Kudoz was in New Zealand meeting with families and government to test out different value propositions. It’s the first time we have pitched Kudoz to potential Kudoers and Families in a context outside of BC and…

Growth Bash 2018!

/ April 10th, 2018 / 0 Comment

Kudoz celebrated its 4th Annual Growth Bash. That’s four years of celebrating all the learning and growth that has taken place within Kudoers, Hosts, Circle and the larger community. Kudoz started as a prototype in 2014 as an idea…

Thanks for an amazing 2017!

/ January 12th, 2018 / 0 Comment

2017 was a big year for Kudoz and we couldn’t be more thankful for the amazing Kudoz community! We’ve grown to having over 120 Kudoers- current and alumni, over 400 community members of Hosts and partners. In 2017 there…

A Step Out of Your Comfort Zone

/ November 9th, 2017 / 0 Comment

Ready for an adventure? When you join Kudoz, we enthusiastically tell you about our 100s of splendid experiences, regale you with tales of the interesting folks you’ll meet and promise you a change in routine, along with the prospect…

Conversations

/ August 22nd, 2017 / 0 Comment

We don’t speak only with our words. There’s also meaning in twisted brows and subtle smirks. In life, we often seek immediate, clear feedback. Is this person enjoying the time we’re spending together? Are they interested in what I…

Getting to Know Ourselves

/ August 9th, 2017 / 0 Comment

“Hey, I’m __________, and I’m a _____________. “ Your answer may have rolled off your tongue. Or maybe, that second blank took a bit longer. It’s definitely not my intention to pressure you into an existential crisis, but I…

Magic in the room

/ April 13th, 2017 / 0 Comment

When you picture magic, what do you picture? For me, it’s people, coming together to learn something new. That coming together happens every day in Kudoz, but our #openexperience series has been a bit more special. Hosts, Kudoers, and…

Kudoz at Traction on Demand

/ March 8th, 2017 / 0 Comment

What happens when an innovative tech start-up that leads on values meets a community go-getter and reflection champion? Today, Kudoz was at Traction on Demand, a fast growing tech start-up and one of the first 100 certified B Corps…

Nervous and Bored

/ February 25th, 2017 / 0 Comment

A Kudoer, Vivi, recently started hosting her own experience. I sat down with Vivi to go back to the beginning and find out about her journey through Kudoz. I asked her how she’d felt when she started.

  “The first…