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Project: Fight Child Slavery in Haiti

Please join TripScout and me to help provide tech-enabled education tools to kids trapped in or recently freed from slavery in Haiti. With your help, we will equip their classroom with 35 Google Nexus 7 tablets. Here is a horrific fact: there are more slaves now than any time in history. In Haiti, just a few hours from the United [...]

goKonrad Weekly Digest – 3/31/17

Weekly Digest: March 31, 2017 Weekly Digest Zdravo (hello in Serbian)! Here is your weekly dose of my best tips for how to travel the world while you grow your career and make a difference. Travel the world I’ve been testing all the travel bots on Facebook Messenger and here are the useful ones I [...]

goKonrad Weekly Digest – 3/17/17

Weekly Digest: March 17, 2017 Weekly Digest Yasou (hello in Greek)! Here is your weekly dose of my best tips for how to travel the world while you grow your career and make a difference. Travel the world Are you feeling nostalgic about a trip or want to let your palate guide your next destination? Check [...]

goKonrad Weekly Digest – 3/10/17

Weekly Digest: March 10, 2017 Weekly Digest Anyoung haseyo (hello in Korean)! Here is your weekly dose of my best tips for how to travel the world while you grow your career and make a difference. Travel the world Papua New Guinea has fascinated me for a long time. My TripScout co-founder and I finally made [...]

Understanding Others

How To Make A Difference: Understanding Others This quote by Seth Godin is a valuable reminder to keep top of mind when talking with people you disagree with: “The other person is always right. Always right about feelings. About the day he just experienced. About the fears (appropriate and ill-founded) in his life. About the narrative going on, [...]

goKonrad Weekly Digest – 3/3/17

Weekly Digest: March 3, 2017 Weekly Digest Hello friends and sorry for the few weeks of silence! I broke the weekly routine due to a series of off the grid locations. Over the past couple months, I was in Papua New Guinea, New Zealand, Australia, Bali, Brunei, and Italy. Now I'm back with your weekly [...]

Positivity

How To Make A Difference: Positivity There is a lot of negativity in the news. Much of it is important and needs our attention, but it also gives us a skewed perspective. Do not put your head in the sand, but try to read and share some positivity as a counterbalance. For every horrible event that grabs our [...]

The Pope’s App

How To Make A Difference: The Pope’s App Pope Francis launched an app and it’s awesome. It allows you to find and support projects that help real problems around the world. You’re able to give directly to the people on the ground making a difference. Check it out here: Missio. Every Friday, I send a free email [...]

goKonrad Weekly Digest – 1/6/17

Weekly Digest: January 6, 2017 Weekly Digest Happy New Year! I hope you had the best start to a year ever. Here is your weekly dose of my best tips for how to travel the world while you grow your career and make a difference. View blog post. Travel the world If you are looking to learn [...]

How to Help Syria

How To Make A Difference: How to Help Syria The situation in Syria has gone from really, really bad to worse. Here is a powerful video of Allepo residents giving their final messages to the world. In case you are wondering what you can do, here are 9 Charities Working To Provide Food, Shelter, Medicine And Education [...]