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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…

Bug Tasting Menu #openexperience – wrap up

/ January 28th, 2017 / 0 Comment

Hey Fellow Entomologists! Thank you so much for joining us last night. It was great to have dinner together and leave as fully certified entomophagists. You joined us for an #openexperience, which is Kudoz’s way of showing the community what awesome experiences are hosted by volunteers in our catalogue. Though not usually for a group...

Here’s to 2017!

/ January 4th, 2017 / 0 Comment

2017 is set to be the year of 1000 experiences. The math is done, it’s possible. But in Kudoz a number only has value if the quality and purpose are there. Really, 2017 is the year of 1000 opportunities…

Welcoming Nicole to the curator team

/ December 5th, 2016 / 0 Comment

We hope that you’re enjoying the last few weeks before the Holiday Season! We’ve definitely enjoyed our time with you this year, and are looking forward to the next. 2017 is going to be quite a year, packed with…

Service Design Case Study

/ October 28th, 2016 / 1 Comment

Kudoz was a finalist for the Global Service Design Award for 2016. Here’s the case study we submitted! Kudoz: a new learning platform with & for people with cognitive disabilities Kudoz comes from a collaboration between three non-profits, a…

Stars

/ August 30th, 2016 / 0 Comment

When 4000 people say that they’re attending your Facebook event. At least 3000 of them will probably show up.       We didn’t beat the rush. The top of Mount Seymour was packed and cars turned back to…

New features on the catalogue

/ August 5th, 2016 / 0 Comment

Our Tech team just released a slew of new features on our catalogue & want to keep you in the loop. Changes to your profile Share an observation! If you remember a significant moment after you’ve left someone feedback and want…

Taking Kudoz on the Road.

/ July 21st, 2016 / 0 Comment

If you’ve seen my Kudoz Experience, “Understanding Ghost Towns,” or spoken with me for more than a few minutes, you might know that I spend a good chunk of my extra time researching Ghost Towns. Which I must stress,…