Lee Perry feels very strongly about going slow, which seems at odds with her job of program manager at a place called Fleet Farming. Cutting down on convenience, she suggests, leads to better health, wisdom, and community. Listen up if you want to learn more! This episode was recorded on August 20, 2018, on WPRK FM.
It's time for Maker Faire Orlando! To talk about it, Ian and Candy Cole join the show, and they also discuss the maker community in central Florida, Rush (the band), and Bad Business Ideas. This week, paddleboards. How do we make them more exciting? This episode was recorded on October 16, 2017, on WPRK FM.
If you need a jolt of energy, this is the episode for you. Bob Kodzis, improviser, inspirational speaker, and master facilitator spends some time with Nick. Good stuff, give it a listen! This episode was recorded on July 24, 2017, on WPRK FM.
Sustainability waits for no one, so it's a condensed episode with Chris Castro, the Director of Sustainability at the City of Orlando. He's also an ecopreneur, urban farmer, smart cities architect, nonprofit executive, and brand new dad. That he could find an hour to sit down is pretty remarkable, as is what he had to say! This episode was recorded on July 10, 2017, on WPRK FM. Learn more about the show at toacertaindegree.com.
Happiness Counts! That's a strong message from Mark Freid, who developed it after extensive research and from his own work experiences. He and Nick chat about the importance of being happy at work, shame as a motivator for bad business ideas, and all the studies that say running is bad for you. This episode was recorded on July 3, 2017, on WPRK FM. Learn more about the show at toacertaindegree.com.
On this episode of To a Certain Degree, Ryan Rivas of Burrow Press joins Nick to talk about Orlando's growing literary scene and the community that has sprung up around central Florida in support of authors. Come for the words and stay for the sounds! This episode was recorded on May 15, 2017, on WPRK FM.