TED Talks

Discovering our Common Humanity through Space Archaeology - Citizen Science Salon

By Kristin Butler | September 21, 2017 12:56 pm<p>Like many people, I was first introduced to the world of archaeology by Indiana Jones, that …

Culture

Check Out the Highlights of Conan O'Brien's Trip to Israel

"You had me at 'Shalom.'" Conan O'Brien visited Israel for the latest edition of Conan Without Borders. He marveled at the complicated nation's …

Conan O'Brien

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Hurricanes, monsoons and the human rights of climate change: TEDWomen chats with Mary Robinson

Mary Robinson speaks at TEDWomen 2015 at the Monterey Conference Center. Photo: Marla Aufmuth/TEDTwo years ago, former president of Ireland <b>Mary</b> …

Climate

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A single individual is enough for hope to exist, and that individual can be you, says His Holiness Pope Francis in this searing TED Talk delivered …

Religion

3 TED Talks you should listen to if you want to be successful

Success is what motivates us. We go to college, attain jobs and network with our peers with the hopes of achieving our goals in life.<p>But how do you …

Success

Tapping Into TED to Boost Your Author Platform

How TED Talks have become a new milestone for aspiring and established authors.<p>I remember sitting on a publishing panel about a year after <i>The Oprah</i> …

Publishing

Sep 18, 2017 — Future, Hope, and AI

<b>My</b> <b>Listening Exchange</b> <b>picks for Monday, September 18, 2017</b><p>Admittedly, this list is influenced by my weekend at the Yes! Magazine board meeting where we …

Photojournalism

Author Simon Sinek Shares The Exact Definition Of A Leader In This Inspiring TED Talk

In today's excessively tough, overtly-competitive times, what is it that an entrepreneur absolutely must have?<p><b>In the words of ace entrepreneur,</b> …

Leadership

Oprah Winfrey approached for Shah Rukh Khan's TED Talks

International celebrity TV host Oprah Winfrey has been approached to deliver a TED Talk on Shah Rukh Khan’s show.<p>While seven episodes of the show …

Celebrity News (India)

3 Proven Tips for a Talk That People Remember Long After you Step off Stage

Create a Talk That People Remember Long After the Lights go Down<p>Living a meaningful life matters, and creating a meaningful presentation that resonates with an audience matters too.<p>Why do you think TED Talks are so popular? Their "ideas worth spreading" tagline embodies the exact definition of …

Public Speaking

Sam Harris: What Happens When Humans Develop Super Intelligent AI?

<i>Part 4 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Future Consequences.<p><b>About Sam Harris's TED Talk</b><p>Does superhuman artificial intelligence sound like science fiction? Not for Sam Harris. He says it's not a question of if but when — with potentially destructive consequences.<p><b>About Sam Harris</b><p>Sam Harris is a writer, …

Culture

Hillary Clinton turned to a surprising source for healing after her devastating loss: Pope Francis’s TED Talk

When Pope Francis delivered a surprise TED Talk in late April, he called for powerful people to use their influence to care for others.<p>Somewhere Hillary Clinton was watching. It had been a little more than six months since she had endured the greatest disappointment of her lifetime and was still …

Christianity

5 reasons to convince your boss to send you to TEDWomen this year

Every year at TEDWomen, we gather to talk about issues that matter, to learn and bond and get energized. This year, we will be reconvening on …

Networking

3 TED Talk Lessons Aspiring Entrepreneurs Should Watch

From dealing with failure to knowing how to price my services, I've found these gems worth a listen for running my business.<p>There are currently over 46,700,000 results on Google for “advice on entrepreneurship.”<p>Yes, it seems as though the internet has a lot to say about what you should do with your …

Entrepreneurship

Here’s what Hillary Clinton says about Pope Francis and other Catholic subjects in her new book

Hillary Clinton gives two popes a shout-out in her new book—though one of them is by way of a quote that appears to be apocryphal.<p>In <i>What Happened</i>, …

Hillary Clinton

The New Elite’s Silly Virtue-Signaling Consumption

Today’s ascendant class, which emerged in the late 1970s and burgeoned in the 1990s, has been called the “educated elite,” the “cosmopolitan class,” …

Long-form Journalism

5 Ways to Get Settled When Your Start-up Takes You Abroad

Planning ahead can mitigate the challenges and allow you to better enjoy the benefits of being in a new country.<p><i>I'm pleased to share a guest post from Michelle Acker Perez, who is originally from California but now works for a nonprofit in Guatemala with her husband. Follow her on Twitter</i> …

SRK's TED Talks India: Nayi Soch reportedly postponed to avert clash with Akshay Kumar, Farah Khan's shows

Shah Rukh Khan is all set to appear as the host of the television show <i>TED Talks India: Nayi Soch</i> which was slated to premiere on the small screen in …

Celebrity News (India)

5 Body Language Tips For Success

Have you ever been drawn to someone as soon as they enter the room, but you have no idea why? There’s something about them — that “it” factor you can’t quite pinpoint.<p>Body language is a primary factor in making a strong first impression. The aim is to be perceived as relaxed, confident, and …

Body Language

These Are The 15 Most Influential People In Fashion For 2017

Advertisement<p><b>Business of Fashion, one of the fashion industry's most significant publications, just released the 2017 BoF500 list charting the</b> …

H&M

Educator Says Industry Needs To Unleash Creativity

You can always identify the "creative" with their free-spirited and whimsical manners. While others wear suits, creatives don wacky shoes and wild …

Creativity

Livestream: Financial Empowerment

Field Work<p>Livestream: Financial Empowerment<p>Today, an ambitious financial education program operated by Delaware state government and the United Way …

Habitat for Humanity

Three New TED Talks on Overcoming Failure and Why You Should Listen

Listening to other leaders who have overcome failure is a great way to grow and learn how other handle adversity.<p>As an entrepreneur failure is inevitable and that's why I enjoy listening to other leaders who have overcome failure and how they did it. Recently I have found three TED talks that I …

Self-improvement

Meet The Jury Of The 2017 Innovation By Design Awards

Judges hailed from Google, Amazon, Airbnb, Adidas, Slack, MoMA, and more.<p>Nearly 30 designers, executives, and thought leaders helped judge the 2017 Innovation By Design Awards, <i>Fast Company</i>‘s sixth annual celebration of creativity in design. Meet the illustrious cast below.*<p><b>Katie Becker</b><p>Becker is the …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Why Do We Need to be a New Dubai When We’re Already Lagos?: OluTimehin Adegbeye’s Frank TED Talk

“Lagos is my home” says <b>OluTimehin Adegbeye</b> in this provocative TED Talk.She goes on, “Like any major city that place is a a lot of things, many of …

Africa

DMT: The War on Consciousness — BANNED TED Talk

The real widespread war the rages every day is a war not for anything more than our consciousness and it affects everyone under the top 1%! Take hold …

Ray Dalio, the founder of the world's largest hedge fund, has found his voice

Bridgewater Associates’ three main hedge funds made money in August — but only one of them is positive for the year. While firm founder Ray Dalio is not saying what has worked and not worked this year for the macro firm, he has nevertheless raised his public profile considerably in recent months …

Finance

Can cities have compassion? A Q&A with OluTimehin Adegbeye following her blockbuster TED Talk

For 12 spellbinding minutes, OluTimehin Adegbeye gave us a moving, challenging talk on cities and communities — and who gets to belong. She spoke at …

Cities

At the world’s largest hedge fund, 24-year-olds use “dots” to critique their CEO

A week after Donald Trump was elected US president, the research team at Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund, held a meeting to discuss what a Trump presidency would mean for the US economy.<p>Ray Dalio, Bridgewater’s CEO and founder, and one of the 100 wealthiest people on the …