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10 TED talks that used visual graphics to win the audience | Inc.com

What is it that makes TED speakers so damn persuasive? Perhaps it's because they follow these public speaking tips or follow and learn from these public speaking stars. One thing they have in common is, on top of a fantastic stage presence and perfectly delivered words, they're usually accompanied …

Public Speaking

9 creative New Year’s resolutions

<i>iStock</i><p>Feel like you start the new year ready to reinvent your life, only to find that, a month later, you’ve given up on everything and are living a …

Why do babies love iPhones?

<i>Stocksy</i><p>It’s because infants understand what other humans are drawn to, and they copy their behavior and learn from it. Even as adults, our actions …

How to become a memory master | Idriz Zogaj | TEDxGoteborg

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Learn the seven signature moves of TED Talk hands

Imagine: The people at TED (or probably—let’s be honest—the organizers of a local TEDx event) have asked you to give a talk. You’ve arrived! You’re going to get on that stage and give an audience the most memorable 18 minutes (or less) of their lives. You know what you want to say with your mouth. …

How I became an entrepreneur at 66 — A TED Talk Video

<i>It’s never too late to reinvent yourself. Take it from Paul Tasner — after working continuously for other people for 40 years, he founded his own start-up at age 66, pairing his idea for a business with his experience and passion. And he’s not alone. As he shares in this short, funny and</i> …

Tales of creativity and play

At the 2008 Serious Play conference, designer Tim Brown talks about the powerful relationship between creative thinking and play -- with many …

There's more to life than being happy

Our culture is obsessed with happiness, but what if there's a more fulfilling path? Happiness comes and goes, says writer Emily Esfahani Smith, but …

Happiness

15 Great TED Talks for Sparking Creativity (Infographic)

From graphic designers to painters to writers, these TED Talks are bound to give your creativity a boost.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Need a creative booster? One of your best resources is just a click away. TED Talks provides a variety of inspirational and creative …

7 Must-Watch TED Talks to Help Marketers Boost Creativity

We’ve all been there.You’re sitting in a brainstorm and can’t think of a single idea. Your deadline is looming and you can’t come up with a topic to …

3 things I learned while my plane crashed

Ric Elias had a front-row seat on Flight 1549, the plane that crash-landed in the Hudson River in New York in January 2009. What went through his …

Airplanes

Why some of us don't have one true calling

What do you want to be when you grow up? Well, if you're not sure you want to do just one thing for the rest of your life, you're not alone. In this …

50 Must See TED Talks about Creativity and Design – Learn

<i>If you’re looking for ideas about design or seeking a creative muse, TED talks can be a worthwhile watch to stir your curiosity.</i><p>From the latest web …

Why you should define your fears instead of your goals

The hard choices -- what we most fear doing, asking, saying -- are very often exactly what we need to do. How can we overcome self-paralysis and take …

Small Data | Guillem Recolons | TEDxLleida

Be an opportunity maker

We all want to use our talents to create something meaningful with our lives. But how to get started? (And ... what if you're shy?) Writer Kare …

La foto con más bronca que despierta cachondeo en Twitter

Lo que parecía que iba a ser un mero trámite, se convirtió en uno de los Plenos más broncos de los últimos años. El segundo debate de investidura que …

Un tuitero arrasa recopilando los mejores momentos de la historia de la tele en España

20MINUTOS.ESSu objetivo es muy ambicioso, pero desde que lo planteó está triunfando. Un tuitero que responde el nick @Gotaku se ha propuesto …

The tribes we lead

Seth Godin argues the Internet has ended mass marketing and revived a human social unit from the distant past: tribes. Founded on shared ideas and …

Cómo recordar mejor lo que leemos

Todos tenemos un libro favorito, uno que hemos leído muchas veces y que siempre nos hace pasar un buen rato, o nos lleva a pensar, o suscita …

11 TED Talks (plus 2 TEDx Talks) about Photography To Watch This Weekend

John Oliver shreds the Leave camp in an impassioned rant on the UK's Brexit referendum

The "Last Week Tonight" host on Sunday broke down the referendum set for Thursday that will see British citizens vote on whether the UK should remain a member of the European Union.<p>Oliver spent most of the 15-minute segment making the case that a Leave vote is, well, not exactly what those …

9 ways to practice self-care

Too busy to take care of yourself? These talks offer simple ways to stay healthy -- both emotionally and physically.

9 TED Talks to watch before public speaking

If you’ve got a presentation to give at work or school — or are perhaps getting ready to speak at a TEDx event? — we recommend these talks to help …

“Draw how to make toast - a wicked problem solving™

Step 1<p>Prepare<p>Get the ingredients: felt markers, thick paper stock, sticky notes or index cards, and masking tape. Stage your room with tables, …

Paper Craft

7 TED Talks on learning from mistakes

Missteps, mess-ups and misunderstandings hurt. And yet, they offer an opportunity to learn and grow. Talks on how …

9 TED Talks on what makes businesses work

A TED speaker coach shares 11 tips for right before you go on stage

Gina Barnett advises a speaker before the annual TED Conference. Below, her best last-minute public speaking tips. Photo: Ryan Lash/TED<p>The weekend …

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14 TED Talks to help you check your assumptions

Everyone makes snap judgments. These talks challenge the hidden biases we all hold -- around looks, race, class, gender, language.

Spoken And Unspoken : TED Radio Hour : NPR

We communicate with each other in all sorts of ways. In this hour, TED speakers reflect on how words and methods of communication affect us, more than you might expect.