Tag: TED

John Doerr: Seeking salvation and profit in greentech

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I’m really scared. I don’t think we’re going to make it. Probably by now most of you have seen Al Gore’s amazing talk. Shortly after I saw that, we had some friends over for dinner with the family….

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How to be a miracle worker: Gabrielle Bernstein at TEDxFiDiWomen

How to be a miracle worker: Gabrielle Bernstein at TEDxFiDiWomen

Translator: Caroline ERUIMY Reviewer: Capa Girl Hello, beautiful TED folks. How are you all? So, I’ve been up since 3 AM. I had a long day and am on East Coast time. So it’s a little funky. And…

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Harish Manwani: Profit’s not always the point

Harish Manwani: Profit’s not always the point

The entire model of capitalism and the economic model that you and I did business in, and, in fact, continue to do business in, was built around what probably Milton Friedman put more succinctly. And Adam Smith, of…

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Divorce, business plans and not signing the papers | Giselle Villareal | #FuckupNights Brownsville

Divorce, business plans and not signing the papers | Giselle Villareal | #FuckupNights Brownsville

I built it from nothing I’ve envisioned it in my head I got the investor I mean I created a business plan for God’s sake from Google it was awesome and I had to let it all go…

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David Puttnam: What happens when the media’s priority is profit?

David Puttnam: What happens when the media’s priority is profit?

I’d like to start, if I may, with the story of the Paisley snail. On the evening of the 26th of August, 1928, May Donoghue took a train from Glasgow to the town of Paisley, seven miles east…

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Leslie T. Chang: The voices of China’s workers

Leslie T. Chang: The voices of China’s workers

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast Hi. So I’d like to talk a little bit about the people who make the things we use every day: our shoes, our handbags, our computers and cell phones. Now, this is…

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TEDxMileHigh – Bobby Lefebre – Social Worker

TEDxMileHigh – Bobby Lefebre – Social Worker

Translator: Helena Bowen Reviewer: Denise RQ When I tell people what I do for a living they often respond by saying things like, “Bless your soul, that must be difficult,” and my all time favorite, “It’s so nice…

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How Will You Measure Your Life? Clay Christensen at TEDxBoston

How Will You Measure Your Life? Clay Christensen at TEDxBoston

Translator: Denise RQ Reviewer: Lena Clemente Thank you very much. The world is, in many ways, organized in a nested system. And so we have nations, within those we have industries; within industries we have corporations; within those…

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Hackschooling makes me happy | Logan LaPlante | TEDxUniversityofNevada

Hackschooling makes me happy | Logan LaPlante | TEDxUniversityofNevada

Translator: Stivens Arango Reviewer: Pei Fang Ng When you’re a kid, you get asked this one particular question a lot. It really gets kind of annoying. “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Now, adults…

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Cross cultural communication | Pellegrino Riccardi | TEDxBergen

Cross cultural communication | Pellegrino Riccardi | TEDxBergen

Translator: Ilze Garda Reviewer: Denise RQ It’s really great to be in Bergen, this is the second time this week. I live in Oslo, I guess I’m living in the wrong place. (Laughter) As you quite rightly say,…

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