Noa Mintz

Noa Mintz is a content intern and the youngest member of the Mecomi team. A New Yorker in origin and personality, she now lives in Jerusalem while volunteering and contemplating life’s next moves. When the workload gets light, she likes to tend to her apartment’s community garden and explore Israel’s best coffee stores.

19 Apr 2021 Noa Mintz

Mecomi: What’s in our name?

Nicolas “Nico” Senerman, the CEO and founder of Mecomi, was searching for a name for the company he was developing that aimed to connect tourists to Israel with residents in the hope of offering them a truer experience and a better appreciation of the country. <

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19 Apr 2021 Lauren Comiteau

The Bartender Effect

A friend of mine was working at a hotline helping people improve their English. They would dial in for casual conversation, and she would talk alternatively about the weather and weddings, gently correcting and coaxing the English out of these would-be speakers.

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19 Apr 2021 Sherry Kagan Segal

Home Alone (Kind of)

I have been thinking a lot about loneliness lately—the difference between being alone versus being lonely. 

Through my job at Mecomi, I have read many interesting, and in my opinion sad, articles about loneliness. A recent piece in Ha

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