Introducing Our Newest Walker Tracker Team Member – Jessica Nelson Kohel

I’m joyful and excited about introducing you to our new addition: Jessica Nelson Kohel. As Head of Product at Walker Tracker she’ll be guiding our product roadmap, connecting all our teams, and helping us to launch the best features you could (or, perhaps, already did) ask for! She’s bright, she’s …

Is Willpower A Myth?

Motivation can be fleeting at times.  Willpower?  Even worse.  The other day this article found it’s way to my inbox. Hardy makes his point, that willpower doesn’t work, quite compelling. “According to psychological research, your willpower is like a muscle. It’s a finite resource that depletes with use.” Well, about half of you are relieved.  …

2018 Gift of Walking Winners!

We’re fantastically overwhelmed by all of the great submissions for the 2018 Gift of Walking Donation Program. It was a difficult decision to make, but we did it. Please join me in congratulating our winner: Community Counseling Solutions   They stood out to us for a few reasons. First, our …

The Gift of Walking

I’m thrilled to announce that Walker Tracker is now accepting nominations for the 2018 “Gift of Walking” Challenge. We’re big on walking. We’re big on challenges. We’re also big on sharing our love for physical activity + community! Help us share the love by nominating a nonprofit or spreading the …

The Lighter Side of Thanksgiving

Welcome back, Jessica – Thanks for blogging for us again! In true Walker Tracker style, we’re happy to advocate for a balanced approach to enjoyment and wellness during the holiday.  That means spending quality time with your family, friends and community, staying active, and having a ton of fun along the …

Women in Tech

On January 27th we took some of the team to a very special event here in Portland: SUPER: WOMEN IN TECH Live Storytelling. The night was made by the 6 incredible speakers who boldly divulged their stories to a room full of eager ears.  We listened, we laughed, we related and we all left …