Category Archives: TED talks

VIDEO: How to make stress your friend

VIDEO: How to make stress your friend. Learn to see it as a positive. Learn to see its positives, and learn to manage it, among other things, by reaching out to others. Continue reading

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VIDEO: How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are

VIDEO: How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are. One of 10 @TEDTalks you will not be able to stop thinking about. Continue reading

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VIDEO: How to spot a lier

Can you tell when you are being lied to?

“On any given day we’re lied to from 10 to 200 times, and the clues to detect those lie can be subtle and counter-intuitive.” Continue reading

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What Makes a Good Presentation?

Lessons from watching TED talks about what makes a great presentation Continue reading

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Are You Serious About Imagination?

“This story is about taking imagination seriously. Fourteen years ago, I first encountered this ordinary material, fishnet, used the same way for centuries. Today, I’m using it to create permanent, billowing, voluptuous forms the scale of hard-edged buildings in cities around the world. I was an unlikely person to be doing this. I never studied sculpture, engineering or architecture. In fact, after college I applied to seven art schools and was rejected by all seven.” Continue reading

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Bill & Melinda Gates Talk About Making a Difference Where it Matters by Giving Away Most of Their Wealth

“To be clear, most of the money is going to the foundation. I’d say overall, the kids get a great education. So far they’re diligent, and excited to pick their own direction.”~Bill Gates Continue reading

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Have you been educated out of creativity?

If you are not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything creative.
We get educated out of creativity.~Sir Ken Robinson Continue reading

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