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Tedx Talks

How To Begin Again

Beverly Willett | Posted 07.12.2016 | Fifty
Beverly Willett


Embracing Change at TEDxBroadway 2016

Damian Bazadona | Posted 06.03.2016 | Arts
Damian Bazadona

This February marked the fifth annual TEDxBroadway and, once again, the diversity, passion, and supreme talent of the wider Broadway ecosystem impress...

Exclusive: The Man Behind the Robot That Delivers a TEDx Talk

Jonathan Li | Posted 11.23.2015 | Technology
Jonathan Li

The humanoid robot avatar could help people communicate more effectively. In the future, we might see a event called TEDRobots, where people use robots with different looks and personalities to deliver talks.

7 Secrets to Speaking With Confidence

Jonathan Li | Posted 11.12.2015 | Business
Jonathan Li

Is there a shortcut to becoming a confident speaker? Oh yes!

Don't Do These 7 Things When Getting on TEDx Talks

Jonathan Li | Posted 11.09.2015 | Business
Jonathan Li

You want to speak at TED, share your message and make a difference, and grow your business. There are some terrible mistakes you must avoid in order to be successful. If you make these mistakes, you will never get on TED talks. Worse, you may waste time and lose clients.

Here's What Happens When A Gay Entrepreneur Comes Out

Jonathan Li | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Jonathan Li

Being a gay entrepreneur in the closet sucks. You fear that you may lose the biggest client after coming out. You feel uncomfortable about being yourself. You feel like hiding part of yourself.

Musician Jennifer Knapp's TEDx Talk About Being A Lesbian Christian

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 02.14.2015 | Religion

Grammy-nominated singer Jennifer Knapp spent years performing in front of crowds of people. She thought she’d outgrown her stage fright -- but it al...

My Beef With TED Talks: Too Much Talk, Too Little Action

Gregoris Kalai | Posted 09.18.2013 | College
Gregoris Kalai

The TED movement stands at the intersection of technology, innovation and education. It has gotten the world's attention but for the most part, it has been focused on talking about changing the world.

Reply to Chris Anderson, TED and the TED Community: We're Halfway There, But...

Deepak Chopra | Posted 06.19.2013 | Media
Deepak Chopra

TED has invited religious leaders to speak, but that's not at issue. The "fusion of science and spirituality" that you warned against in your guidelines is the issue.

Dear TED, Is It 'Bad Science' or a 'Game of Thrones'?

Deepak Chopra | Posted 06.18.2013 | Science
Deepak Chopra

It surprised the millions of admirers of TED, whose conferences attract wide attention to new, cutting-edge ideas, when that organization recently decided to practice semi-censorship.

Manifesto for the Corporate Idealist

Christine Bader | Posted 02.01.2012 | Impact
Christine Bader

Can big business do good in the world? With each new headline about bad corporate behavior, it would be easy to assume that the answer to both questions is decidedly 'no'.

Pakistan and the American Learning Curve

Ethan Casey | Posted 08.15.2011 | Politics
Ethan Casey

Our lazy and self-comforting reductionism says nothing about Haiti or Pakistan, and all too much about us Americans. The earthquake in Haiti and the floods in Pakistan were natural disasters, but didn't happen in a geopolitical vacuum.