Nikki Medoro is on a mission to make your commute more entertaining. Don't glance at your Facebook feed while driving! You don't need to stare at your phone - hunched over - looking for something to occupy your mind! Slip on your headphones and take a journey on The Commute. Entertainment for your wandering mind.
Episode 14: Finding the I in You
On this Episode of The Commute, Nikki Medoro talks with Silicon Valley tech guy Chris Messina. But this isn't a tech story. It's a love story. And the person Messina is trying to fall in love with is himself. Find out how a trip to Burning Man helped Messina discover a truth about himself and how that ultimately destroyed his marriage.
Episode 13: When "staying the course" is no longer possible
Imagine taking a path for so long to reach a goal. It could be in your career, a relationship or something else. But then all of a sudden, you no longer want to be on that path. The goal you have been working towards is something you no longer want. Would you be able to say goodbye to all you have done to get to this point - in hopes that the unknown future will be better for you?
In this episode of The Commute, Nikki Medoro talks with former Pando Daily/GigaOm/ReCode tech reporter Carmel DeAmicis. HER path took her from the Middle East to Columbia Journalism School and then to Silicon Valley. And when she finally got there, she decided to give it all up. Could you do the same in your life? Is the POSSIBILITY of happiness worth changing course?
Episode 12: Think Happy!!!
In this season of The Commute, it's all about happiness and positivity...and the path people take to get there. In this episode, Nikki Medoro talks with someone who hit rock-bottom in life until a BOOK helped her view life differently. Also listen for a preview of what stories are coming up.
Pothole Episode 2: Save me from the Boogeyman!
You're on the inside - safe and sound. On the outside, is a child running away from a killer. What do you do? Do you open the door? In this Pothole Episode of The Commute, Nikki Medoro explores this situation that is often found in horror movies. But this time, it's happening to all of us - in real life.
Episode 11: How the World Turns: Diary and confessions of a mom living in a how-to world
How The World Turns: Diary and Confessions of a Mom Living in a How-To World. In this episode, Nikki Medoro gives a hilarious take on how living in this "how-to" and "simple steps" world can drive people nuts!
Episode 10: Try A Little Understanding
Understanding each other can be so hard. But why is it so hard to put ourselves in someone else's shoes and realize that there can be more to a situation that what you initially see?
On this episode of The Commute, Nikki Medoro talks to the mother of an autistic child who is outraged by a Sunnyvale neighborhood that wants to brand an autistic child a public nuisance. Find out how she is able to understand BOTH sides of argument.
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