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Bring Your Whole Self to Work

Mike Robbins | Posted 04.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Mike Robbins

I recently gave a Tedx talk in which I reflected on what I've seen and learned over the past fifteen years - researching, writing, and speaking about ...

My Conversation With Simon Sinek (VIDEO)

2morrowknight | Posted 04.01.2015 | Business
2morrowknight

By ourselves we can make a ripple in the pond and a difference in the world, but as TEDx legend Simon Sinek noted in his inspiring keynote at #Ulticonnect, "together we are remarkable."

A TED Talk for the Lost

Daniel Barabasi | Posted 03.11.2015 | College
Daniel Barabasi

TEDxUND, unlike previous TEDx events I have attended, did not go over my head. I never felt intimidated by the people who sat next to me, my peers that I met during breaks, or the individuals honored onstage.

Going Against the Flow: Elisa Schreiber, Marketing Partner at Greylock Partners

Charu Sharma | Posted 04.19.2015 | Women
Charu Sharma

I have worked across non-profits, academia, technology and entertainment. No matter what the sector, I have found that the organizations who can effectively tell their story are the ones who can recruit the top talent.

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...

Finding Happiness Through Unhappiness?

Seth Adam Smith | Posted 03.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Seth Adam Smith

The internet is filled to bursting with advice on how to be happy, but have you ever tried being unhappy? In this humorous and insightful TEDx talk, D...

Wanna Rock Your TEDx Talk? Follow Three Easy Rules

Greta Perel, Ph.D. | Posted 03.21.2015 | Business
Greta Perel, Ph.D.

Giving a TEDx talk? Fantastic! You must be thrilled/terrified/nauseous/overwhelmed! Certainly, there's a lot on your mind right now--your talk has a lot to live up to, and you're probably feeling the pressure. How are you going to get your message across? Is it going to be interesting? Where to start?

A TEDx Talk Celebrating Scientists and Exploring the Technological Future of Beauty

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 03.10.2015 | Impact
Zoltan Istvan

It also discusses the future of beauty as we progress into a more technologically advanced and digital world. Here's the condensed version of the second half of the speech.

World Mourns Outspoken Woman With Disability Who Declared, 'I'm Not Your Inspiration'

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 12.09.2014 | Impact

Stella Young wasn’t here to make you feel warm and fuzzy inside. She made that perfectly clear. And by flat-out rejecting "inspiration porn," the...

My TEDx Talk Will Inspire You to Say Yes

Catriona Pollard | Posted 02.03.2015 | Business
Catriona Pollard

It's not about becoming louder, it's about becoming bolder. It's about being open to yes. Yes is magic. Yes is illuminating. Yes can open up opportunities you never even dreamed of. So I'll leave you with a question. What are you going to say yes to today?

An x Worth Spreading: My Stroll With Jay Herratti

Ebenezar Wikina | Posted 01.24.2015 | Impact
Ebenezar Wikina

"Whether it is an impact they made on one student who walked up to them, or the mayor of the town who took notice, each story holds a special place. I am most touched by how each organizer adds a local flavor and personal stamp to each event. "

Share This ALS Ted Talk The Same Way You Shared Your Ice Bucket Challenge

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 11.20.2014 | Impact

When Pete Frates, 29, was diagnosed with ALS two years ago, he set one goal. The former D-1 college baseball player declared he would get this litt...

Love and Happiness

Caroline Giegerich | Posted 01.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Caroline Giegerich

Source: Waffle House Facebook Page We're all searching for it. Some search with running shoes. Some with wine glasses. Some fire up online sites ...

10 Ways To Be 'Disruptive' In The Right Way

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 11.11.2014 | Teen

Being disruptive will almost certainly earn you a detention in high school, but being the right kind of disruptive might just earn you major success i...

A TEDx Talk on Beauty and Life Extension Science

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 01.06.2015 | Impact
Zoltan Istvan

What is happening to our species is we are becoming far more than just human. All around us incredible advances in technology are changing and improving us.

How to Land a TEDx Talk

Ashley Stahl | Posted 01.02.2015 | Impact
Ashley Stahl

When I stepped onstage at TEDxBerkeley, the bright lights momentarily blinded me from seeing the audience of 2,000. Like so many other people, I had dreamed of this opportunity for years but wasn't sure if it would ever become a reality.

Memories of Challenger Ignited by Antares Explosion

Olympia LePoint | Posted 12.28.2014 | Science
Olympia LePoint

As I watched yesterday's Orbital Sciences rocket explosion, unpleasant memories entered my mind.

The Next Time You Don't Get What You Want, It Might Be Just What You Need Most

Gideon Amichay | Posted 12.23.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Gideon Amichay

Where does the drive to succeed come from? I've realized that drive can come from surprising places. In my case, the drive that motivates me was born out of the first time I didn't get something I really, really, really wanted.

TEDxPortHarcourt 2014: Now We Know Where We Are

Ebenezar Wikina | Posted 12.21.2014 | Impact
Ebenezar Wikina

Where Are We? That's the question close to 300 minds gathered to answer on 11 October 2014, at The Dome, Peter Odili Road, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. ...

Going Against the Flow: Vivienne Harr of Make a Stand

Charu Sharma | Posted 12.20.2014 | Technology
Charu Sharma

When Vivienne Harr, Chief Inspiration Officer at Stand, was eight years old, she saw a photo of two boys, her age, from Nepal living in modern-day slavery. She said: "Compassion is not compassion without action."

TED's Chris Anderson

Ann Paisley Chandler | Posted 12.16.2014 | Impact
Ann Paisley Chandler

Chris Anderson is the curator of the TED Conference, a conference that explores the power of ideas to make a difference in the world. Anderson was ...

Breaking Digital Firewalls: Walid Al-Saqaf's Circumvention Ph.D.

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 12.10.2014 | Technology
Magda Abu-Fadil

It's unusual to write about Ph.D. dissertations, but when the topic deals with digital firewalls and Internet censorship, it's an attention grabber in an era of disclosures on surveillance by countless governments.

#EdJourney: Producing a Culture of Education Innovation

Lee-Anne Gray Psy.D | Posted 12.05.2014 | Education
Lee-Anne Gray Psy.D

In the fall of 2012, a man left his wife and home for 3 months, to travel across the country in his Prius, and visit more than 60 schools. He was int...

"Normal" Is a Dryer Setting: We're All More Alike Than We Are Different

Debra Jenkins | Posted 11.30.2014 | Impact
Debra Jenkins

I was honored to be a presenter at TEDxHuntsville on September 7 and am thrilled that the video of my talk has now been posted.

3 Tips to Become an Exceptional Public Speaker

Todd Kashdan | Posted 11.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Todd Kashdan

There is a narrative arc to a well-told story. The audience needs to be invested in the main characters. They need clues about who someone is to care about what happens to them.