Diversity is a fundamental asset in any community. Cross-cultural communication plays a significant role in our daily interactions to better serve our clients or customers. The adage “Nobody cares how much you know until they know how much you care” applies.
When preparing for a walk, run, or hike outdoors, taking the time to plan and know the route you will follow can make the difference between a successful outing and a disaster. Here are some ways in which knowing the route you mean to follow can improve your overall experience:
Feeling unsafe during a walk is a reality most women and even men confront everyday. Changing the societal norms that create this unsafe environment almost always starts with policy. In this post, I discuss Gender Responsive Budgeting as an economic budgeting response to this inequality.
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen by Christopher McDougall is an incredible read about changing lifestyle, tradition, understanding (and misunderstanding), among many other enchanting and surprising facts of life. As Netwalkers, I think we all have a slightly more elevated understanding of the benefits that come [...]
Mental health has become a trending topic after the spread of COVID 19. Starting from hanging out with friends, waiting for cold winters to end, and taking part in athletic competitions in an open environment all ended for me pretty soon. March 8th, I left for India to visit family while on Spring Break from [...]
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In early March I participated in a video shoot for Netwalking that exemplified how movement can facilitate collaboration. Having a connection to Jessica and being an entrepreneur were commonalities that served as a starting point for getting to know others involved in the video shoot better. Although this kind of conversation could have taken place [...]
Walkable communities are more sustainable for our bodies, our wallets, and our world. Walkable communities are also where we are drawn to live, work and play. The real estate assessment data tells the same story. We pay more to live in walkable communities because these communities are more desirable, have more amenities in a close [...]
Winter is a time of short days. With the darkness comes quiet and an opportunity to look inside yourself. Use this time for introspection, but do not fall prey to the sometimes-depressing qualities of winter. Life is not just about getting by. It is about taking charge and living every moment to its fullest. Embrace [...]
The way I used to start my day was to take the dog for a half-hour walk. After that, I’d have breakfast then sit at my computer. Later, I’d sit behind the steering wheel and drive to a meeting, sit through the meeting, then come home and sit down for dinner. In the evening, I’d [...]