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To build back better, we need to start with kindness
2020 has been a deeply challenging and deeply inspiring year. Getting used to the new normal was tiring and frustrating. Many of us faced painful losses. Plans were crushed, people got hurt, countries were divided – it felt like an escalation of unhealthy disconnection and polarization.
Tiramisu honored in Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Awards 2021
Tiramisu, an Estonian / French project that tackles loneliness and disconnection by engaging people and organizations in meaningful causes, was announced today among the honored projects on Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards in the Wellness category
Technology is just as harmful as the advertising model
According to Global Web Index, we spend an average of 6 hours and 49 minutes on the internet and 3 hours on Social Media each day. At the same time, 64% of internet users are concerned about corporate use of personal data, and 33% think that technology makes life more complicated.
15 youth-led organizations to follow for International Youth Day
For the International youth day, let's discover 15 youth-led organizations focused on global challenges to follow (or join) to help them make a bigger impact!
5 learnings and 5 recommendations about mental health
Here is what the time working on Tiramisu, through a pandemic, and the conversations I had along the way taught me about mental health:
10 things you can do for others this holiday season
This year has been tough for many of us. Probably also for you reading this. Between Covid-19, cancelled plans, working from home, balancing childcare, dealing with devastating news and struggling with disconnection, we probably all desperately need a break.
How to stop Doomscrolling – and start acting
Do you also feel like the world is going to sh*ts? Welcome, you are not alone. If you have been occupied by reading the news or spending too much time on social media recently, you’re probably wondering how to stop doomscrolling. This guide will hopefully help you to take action – and help you feel less powerless in the sea of bad news. Let’s dive in!
Social Media Detox: How effective is a social media break?
Wondering if you should do a social media detox? Here is my take on the pros and cons, some tips on how to organize a successful social media break, and a bit of personal experience. Enjoy!
How to spend an eco-friendly summer?
It's no secret that global warming is slowly but surely impacting our environment. While most of the solutions need to be implemented at a high level by governments and companies. We, individuals, can adopt some simple reflexes that will reduce our consumption and help protect our planet for us and for future generations.
6 reasons why you should help others
Pandemic, war in Ukraine and ecological disaster. It’s a cocktail that can knock down even the most resilient person out there. Stunned by the anxiety-provoking news of the last few months, it has never taken so much effort to be optimistic about the future and to see the glass as half full.