Konversai Konversation with Rodrigo Miró: Spanish Teacher, Father, & Zumba Instructor

Konversation with Rodrigo Miró: Spanish Teacher, Father, & Zumba Instructor

Konversation with Rodrigo Miró: Spanish Teacher, Father, & Zumba Instructor For this week’s Konversation, we interviewed Rodrigo Miró. Originally from Mexico City and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, he currently lives in Seattle, WA. One of Konversai’s first users, Rodrigo has been a Spanish teacher on the platform for over two years. He is also the …

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Life Having a Side Hustle Is No Longer a Choice, It’s a Necessity

Having a Side Hustle Is No Longer a Choice, It’s a Necessity

Having a Side Hustle Is No Longer a Choice, It’s a Necessity Last week, 30,000 Los Angeles public school teachers were on strike. As the government shutdown enters its fifth week, 800,000 federal workers continue to be affected, having missed their second paycheck and are even turning to food banks in order to eat. One …

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Life A Second Chance Is Not on the Menu for All

A Second Chance Is Not on the Menu for All

A Second Chance Is Not on the Menu for All Guest Post by Anusha Shrivastava, PhD It’s easy to take waking up in the morning for granted. It’s easy to take life itself for granted. Until you can’t. Two of my classmates died recently. They never made it to 50. A few batchmates lost parents. …

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Gaming Konversation with Lauren Goodkind: Chess Teacher

Konversation with Lauren Goodkind: Chess Teacher

Konversation with Lauren Goodkind: Chess Teacher For this week’s Konversation, we interviewed Lauren Goodkind (minetafish), a chess teacher from Palo Alto, CA. Lauren has been playing chess for over twenty years and has been teaching it for over seven, and she is rated as one of the top chess teachers in the San Francisco Bay …

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Art & Culture 2018 Top-10 Book Review: Guest Post by Ajit Singh

2018 Top-10 Book Review: Guest Post by Ajit Singh

2018 Top-10 Book Review: Guest Post by Ajit Singh Every year, Konverser and passionate bibliophile Ajit Singh writes a review of his top-10 books of the year. Genres featured in this book list include fiction, philosophy, management/economics, history/politics, science, and mathematics. If you’re looking for some good reads, this guest blog post is definitely for …

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Konversai Konversation with Bere Blissenbach: Life Coach & Writer

Konversation with Bere Blissenbach: Life Coach & Writer

Konversation with Bere Blissenbach: Life Coach & Writer For this week’s Konversation, we interviewed Bere Blissenbach, a life coach and writer from the Washington, DC area. Bere has her own practice called Work You Love Coach, and she offers her life coaching sessions on Konversai. Learn more about Bere and what she can offer you …

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Health & Fitness Just a Thought: A Panel Discussion on Teen Mental Health

Just a Thought: A Panel Discussion on Teen Mental Health

Just a Thought: A Panel Discussion on Teen Mental Health On Tuesday, November 27, 2018, Konversai attended a panel discussion hosted by Children’s Health Council (CHC) entitled Just a Thought: Teens’ Reflections on Depression and Anxiety. CHC is located in Palo Alto, CA, and its mission is to remove barriers to learning to help children …

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New Perspective The Introductory Question to Stop Asking (And What to Ask Instead)

The Introductory Question to Stop Asking (And What to Ask Instead)

The Introductory Question to Stop Asking (And What to Ask Instead) Think back to the last several people you’ve met and the conversations you’ve had upon meeting them. What were among the first questions you asked or have been asked? If you live in the United States, or much of the Western world, one of …

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Health & Fitness Konversation with Sneha Kukreja: Mental Health Practitioner & Writer

Konversation with Sneha Kukreja: Mental Health Practitioner & Writer

Konversation with Sneha Kukreja: Mental Health Practitioner & Writer For this week’s Konversation, we interviewed Sneha Kukreja (sneeh90), a mental health practitioner and writer living in Palo Alto, CA. On Konversai, Sneha offers sessions on life counseling, art expression, and mindfulness meditation. Learn more about Sneha below! Konversai: What do you do professionally? Sneha: I …

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Life 5 Benefits of Volunteering (Beyond What You Might Expect)

5 Benefits of Volunteering (Beyond What You Might Expect)

5 Benefits of Volunteering (Beyond What You Might Expect) As the holiday season approaches, may people are thinking about volunteering and contributing to causes that are important to them. Volunteering is a great way to feel more connected to the world around us, make a positive impact, and be part of something bigger than ourselves. …

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