Tag: TED Talks

Michael Porter: Why business can be good at solving social problems

Michael Porter: Why business can be good at solving social problems

I think we’re all aware that the world today is full of problems. We’ve been hearing them today and yesterday and every day for decades. Serious problems, big problems, pressing problems. Poor nutrition, access to water, climate change,…

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What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness | Robert Waldinger

What makes a good life? Lessons from the longest study on happiness | Robert Waldinger

What keeps us healthy and happy as we go through life? If you were going to invest now in your future best self, where would you put your time and your energy? There was a recent survey of…

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Designing a university for the new millennium: David Helfand at TEDxWestVancouverED

Designing a university for the new millennium: David Helfand at TEDxWestVancouverED

Translator: Luiza Valente Reviewer: Queenie Lee Universities are on the verge of an apocalyptic and terminal collapse. At least, that’s what you’d have to believe if you went to a bookstore and looked under the education section at…

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Run for your life! At a comfortable pace, and not too far: James O’Keefe at TEDxUMKC

Run for your life! At a comfortable pace, and not too far: James O’Keefe at TEDxUMKC

Translator: Herald Park Reviewer: Denise RQ Hello, great to be here. I’m a cardiologist, but before that, I was an exercise enthusiast. I’ve exercised, I bet, pretty much everyday of my life. I had two grandfathers who were…

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Life is easy. Why do we make it so hard? | Jon Jandai | TEDxDoiSuthep

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Translator: Jelena Vukovic Reviewer: Ivana Korom There is one phrase that I have always wanted to say to everyone in my life. That phrase is “Life is easy.” It’s so easy and fun. I never thought like that…

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A simple way to break a bad habit | Judson Brewer

A simple way to break a bad habit | Judson Brewer

When I was first learning to meditate, the instruction was to simply pay attention to my breath, and when my mind wandered, to bring it back. Sounded simple enough. Yet I’d sit on these silent retreats, sweating through…

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How to green the world’s deserts and reverse climate change | Allan Savory

How to green the world’s deserts and reverse climate change | Allan Savory

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast The most massive tsunami perfect storm is bearing down upon us. This perfect storm is mounting a grim reality, increasingly grim reality, and we are facing that reality with the full belief…

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Trust your struggle | Zain Asher | TEDxEuston

Trust your struggle | Zain Asher | TEDxEuston

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: Reiko Bovee Hello everyone. My name is Zain Asher, and I’m an anchor at CNN International. I’m super proud to say that I have my dream job. I wake up every day, and I’m…

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The power of seduction in our everyday lives | Chen Lizra | TEDxVancouver

The power of seduction in our everyday lives | Chen Lizra | TEDxVancouver

Translator: Robert Tucker Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo (Latin American Music) (Applause) (Music) (Music) Man: I’m just going to be in the green room in the back if you really want to talk about some, after you’re done. Chen…

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How to stop screwing yourself over | Mel Robbins | TEDxSF

How to stop screwing yourself over | Mel Robbins | TEDxSF

Translator: Judith Matz Reviewer: Tatjana Jevdjic Bigger welcome! Hello, San Francisco! TEDx – oh my God, blinding light! Hi, everybody! How are you? (Audience cheering) Fine?! Oh my gosh! Okay, so… My name is Mel Robbins, and for…

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