Soul: The secret ingredient of successful entrepreneurship | Karima Dawoodani | TEDxVIT

Founder & Creative Head of Soul Works – a bohemian home decor and fashion brand, Karima Dawoodani takes a niche product like dreamcatchers to a whole new innovative style integrating sacred charms from across the world. This creative endeavor has led Ms. Dawoodani to win the Times of India Women Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 […]

7 tools for building a business people trust | Marcos Aguiar

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Why do we trust some companies and not others? Using real-world examples, digital trust advisor Marcos Aguiar decodes this make-or-break quality — and offers seven tools to help leaders design a foundation of trust into their business ecosystems […]

Tradition in the Education of the Future: The Bharatanatyam Story | Gayathri Iyer | TEDxYadavagiriED

Tradition has often been misunderstood and sidelined, if not left out entirely, in the modern ecosystem of education. One of the most aesthetically pleasing forms of Indian art and tradition is Bharatanatyam, an expressive movement dating back to the ancient era. In a thought-provoking talk, dancer Gayathri Iyer shares her journey of truly understanding tradition […]

Rebalancing the Song Economy | Björn Ulvaeus | TEDxSSE

How do music streaming services, divisions of royalties, and big data affect independent and up-and-coming songwriters? Björn Ulvaeus, most known for his work in ABBA, speaks on the music industry and on how artists and songwriters are greatly affected by today’s listening habits. Swedish songwriter, musician, singer, guitarist, producer and a member of the Swedish […]

Putting Partnership Before Protest | Carla Lewis-Miles | TEDxUF

In her talk, Carla Lewis-Miles uses an antidote from her childhood to help her community create dialogue and ease historical tensions between African American Communities and the University of Florida located in her hometown of Gainesville. Carla suggests moving past current protests over luxury student housing in distressed neighborhoods towards partnership with the University of […]

How to overcome the small self and step into a flourishing life | Kirsty Foster | TEDxUSW

How can you create crucial moments that change your life trajectory? How do you step around what holds you back? In 2020 I began exploring these questions prompted by my own experience. As a fourteen-year-old, I was too afraid to go on school trips. Today I am a global traveler and expedition leader, I have […]

The Power of Listening to Yourself | Gaylene Gould | TEDxGreekStStudio

Gaylene Gould is founder of The Space To Come, an agency creating artist-led projects that aim to heal and connect us with an aim is to create a culture of care. Gaylene has worked with international organisations such as the British Film Institute, Toronto International Film Festival, FILMCLUB, the Museum Service, Hot Docs Film Festival, […]

Why every student deserves a champion | Rita Pierson

Watch the full talk: http://tedtalks.social/champion Rita Pierson, a teacher for 40 years, once heard a colleague say, “They don’t pay me to like the kids.” Her response: “Kids don’t learn from people they don’t like.’” A rousing call to educators to believe in their students and actually connect with them on a real, human, personal […]

La vida breve de Falla | Quatuor Loriot | TEDxVersaillesGrandParc

Le Quatuor Loriot de Saxophone du Conservatoire Régional de Versailles interprète un arrangement de La vida breve – de Falla du barytoniste Malo Lintanf. Saxophone Group This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

Choose your problems to choose the life you want | Somdutta Sarkar | TEDxGDMCDehradun

She has successfully published her book and her very own podcast. She believes in taking out small challenges in life and facing them, rather than others controlling your life. It took 2.5 years of trying, testing and implementing various techniques and methods for me to finally come out of the phase of stress, guilt, shame, […]

Women and girls, you are part of the climate solution | Rumaitha Al Busaidi

Take action on climate change at http://countdown.ted.com. What does gender equality have to do with climate change? A lot more than you might think. Empowering women and girls around the world is one of the most important ways to combat carbon pollution and is projected to reduce CO2-equivalent gases by a total of 80 billion […]

Learn, Unlearn, Relearn: The Mindset for Success | Travin Singh | TEDxBITSHyderabad

Food upcycling is an exciting idea – using excess products as ingredients for a new dish opens up a whole new world of opportunities. The challenge of finding unique ways to absorb an element into a recipe inspires innovative combinations that result in powerful new flavours and thus, upcycling bridges the gap between the sustainability […]

(Be)coming Professional | Lakeya Omogun | TEDxUTAustin

Are we letting go of our true selves and identities in the name of professionalism? Lakeya, a Ph.D. candidate in the Language and Literacy Studies Program in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at The University of Texas at Austin, dives into why we need to reevaluate and redefine our idea of professionalism. She explores […]

Why corporate diversity programs fail — and how small tweaks can have big impact | Joan C. Williams

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Companies in the US spend billions of dollars each year on diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives, but subtle (and not so subtle) workplace biases often cost these initiatives — and the people they’re meant to help — big […]

Moving From ‘Woke’ To Working For Black Futures | Della Mosley | TEDxUF

How do we turn our chants of “Black Lives Matter” into a reality? In this talk, Dr. Della V. Mosley answers this question by showing us how we can move past being “woke” and towards actively fighting for Black survival, wellness, and ultimately, liberation. Dr. Della V. Mosley is a Black, queer, feminist, scholar, activist, […]

What frogs in hot water can teach us about thinking again | Adam Grant

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Why are humans so slow to react to looming crises, like a forewarned pandemic or a warming planet? It’s because we’re reluctant to rethink, say organizational psychologist Adam Grant. From a near-disastrous hike on Panama’s highest mountain to […]

The right to know: How does censorship affect academics? | Robert Quinn | Big Think

The right to know: How does censorship affect academics? New videos DAILY: https://bigth.ink Join Big Think Edge for exclusive video lessons from top thinkers and doers: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Academic freedom is what makes a university space work as a setting to develop students’ capacities. It is the permission to think freely, and have contrarian discussions, […]

¿Por qué cada día hay menos gente en tu pueblo? | MARTA FERNANDEZ | TEDxRealejo

Marta Fernández Malagueña y de Casabermeja. Estudia Geografía y Gestión del Territorio en la Universidad de Málaga. Se describe como una persona con sed de aprendizaje y mucha curiosidad. Amante de los pueblos y de los paisajes rurales, es una activista aférrima en la necesidad de conservar y mantener habitados los más de 5.000 pueblos […]

Are humans hardwired for monogamy? | Helen Fisher | Big Think

Are humans hardwired for monogamy? Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Monogamy is natural, but adultery is, too, says biological anthropologist Helen Fisher. Even though humans are animals that form pair bonds, some humans have a predisposition for restlessness. This might come from the […]

Cricket – The lessons and opportunities | Hari Nishant | TEDxPSGTech

Cricketer Hari Nishanth talks about his journey as a professional cricketer and the way he dealt with the lemons in his life, and of opportunities. An irregular at school is now a lion at Chepauk! Right from a very young age, cricket has kept this young champion for Tamil Nadu busy on the pitch. In […]

The intergenerational wisdom woven into Indigenous stories | Tai Simpson

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. The way we behave politically, socially, economically and ecologically isn’t working, says community organizer and activist Tai Simpson. Sharing the creation myth of her Nez Perce tribe, she advocates for a return to the “old ways” guided by […]

Jordan Peterson: Career vs. motherhood: Are women being lied to? | Big Think

Jordan Peterson: Career vs. motherhood: Are women being lied to? Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Around age 19, women are generally focused on their careers. That changes around the age of 30 when they realize that a career is not the primary purpose […]

Farming and Climate Change: Measuring Success | Henry Dimbleby | TEDxSustainableFoodTrust

We stand at a critical moment in history for food and farming. During the last century, our extractive farming practices have contributed to the depletion of nature and brought us to the brink of a planetary emergency, resulting in climate change, catastrophic biodiversity decline and a crisis for public health. With half of our land […]

Farming and Climate Change | His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales | TEDxSustainableFoodTrust

We stand at a critical moment in history for food and farming. During the last century, our extractive farming practices have contributed to the depletion of nature and brought us to the brink of a planetary emergency, resulting in climate change, catastrophic biodiversity decline and a crisis for public health. With half of our land […]

Farming and Climate Change: Measuring Success | Minette Batters | TEDxSustainableFoodTrust

We stand at a critical moment in history for food and farming. During the last century, our extractive farming practices have contributed to the depletion of nature and brought us to the brink of a planetary emergency, resulting in climate change, catastrophic biodiversity decline and a crisis for public health. With half of our land […]

Farming and Climate Change: Measuring Success | David Potts | TEDxSustainableFoodTrust

We stand at a critical moment in history for food and farming. During the last century, our extractive farming practices have contributed to the depletion of nature and brought us to the brink of a planetary emergency, resulting in climate change, catastrophic biodiversity decline and a crisis for public health. With half of our land […]

For Real Though | Rev. Tracey Anderson-Tellado | TEDxColePark

If you had a choice of color/Which one would you choose/My brothers? If there was no day or night/Which one would you prefer to be right? So begins the song “Choice of Colors”. The song, written by Curtis Mayfield and performed by The Impressions reached number one on the Billboard R&B chart on the week […]

Uğurlu təhsilin sirri hekayələrdədir | Lala Orucova | TEDxAzerbaijanBritishCollege

This talk is about the impacts of stories in early education. She is a storyteller and her stories are about education, camping, hiking and other outside activities. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx

The keys to a great conversation | Celeste Headlee

Watch the full talk: https://tedtalks.social/conversation A clip from Celeste Headlee’s TED Talk “10 ways to have a better conversation” from TEDxCreativeCoast 2015 When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have conversations — and that most of us don’t converse very well. Celeste Headlee has […]

The three letters that are changing digital experiences now | Elizabeth Strickler | TEDxAtlanta

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) give artists the power to create digital experiences that are only limited by their imaginations. In this talk, Elizabeth Strickler explains NFT fundamentals and offers a glimpse into the future of digital art, and digital experiences. All digital art referenced in the talk are used with permission by the respective artists and […]

How to create super surgeons | Federico Nicolosi | TEDxGEM

Federico Nicolosi is a neurosurgeon working in Milan, at the Humanitas Research Hospital. He is also founder and CEO of UpSurgeOn, a hi-tech company which develops technologies for cognitive and psychomotor training of surgeons. Traditionally, surgical training has been based on the use of cadaveric dissections, but the high costs of this method represents one […]

How to Protect Our Kids’ Data? | Stephanie Newman | TEDxRoseburg

If you love to share about your child online, you may soon think twice about doing so. Companies (both legitimate and illegal) are sweeping and storing your child’s data from seemingly harmless social media posts. The consequences for these future adults are staggering; from identity theft to job and school applications, these children are being […]

To accomplish great things, you need to “let the paint dry” | Daniel J. Watts

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. As theaters closed in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the creatives who populated their stages were plunged into a state of seemingly endless uncertainty. Aided by a delightful and metaphorically resonant piece of performance art, multidisciplinary artist […]

Your WILL is the Key to Reinvention | Victoria Kennedy | TEDxTenayaPaseo

“Looking for a fresh start? People love to throw around the phrase, “”Just reinvent yourself!”” as if it’s the easiest thing to do. But how do you do it? And most importantly, how to stay consistent with the this new version of yourself? Victoria Kennedy reinvented her life from being a Nun, to a Pageant […]

Vie et travail avec le monde comme point de départ | Gabriel SEIBEL | TEDxParisNanterre

Gabriel, despite his young age is already a CEO of a 10-year-old company. Alumni of University Paris Nanterre, he shared the journey of his still growing company, at just 27. He started really young while still a student. Through his talk, he shares his failures and how this helped him get better but also to […]

3 strategies for effectively talking about climate change | John Marshall

Take action on climate change at http://countdown.ted.com. Which sounds more urgent: “global warming” or “pollution blanket overheating planet”? In this actionable talk, communications strategist John Marshall explains why we need to rethink how we talk about climate change — and offers small but mighty language adjustments to get people to more intuitively understand and care […]

The Case for Entomophagy | Allison Bajada | TEDxVillanovaU

Despite its taboo nature in the West, the practice of entomophagy, or eating insects, is an important cultural practice for more than 2 billion people worldwide. In her captivating talk, “The Case for Entomophagy”, Allison Bajada details humanity’s history with edible insects and lays out critical reasons why we as a society and as individuals […]

Tiyatro, Hayallerimi Paylaştığım Yer | Aysel Yıldırım | TEDxAçıHighSchool

Creative Spark. Boğaziçi Gösteri Sanatları Topluluğu’nda oyunculuk, oyun yazarlığı ve yönetimi, yayıncılık alanlarında çalışmıştır. Aynı zamanda çocuklar ve gençlerle tiyatro faaliyetine, tiyatro eğitmeni olarak devam eder. 2017-2018 sezonunda BGST Tiyatro için yazdığı Zabel oyunu ile Tiyatro Eleştirmenler Birliği Ödülleri ve Üstün Akmen Tiyatro Ödülleri tarafından ‘Yılın Yerli Oyun Yazarı’ ödülüne layık görülmüştür. Aynı yıl Zabel […]

Earth’s original inhabitants — and their role in combating climate change | Steven Allison

Visit http://TED.com to get our entire library of TED Talks, transcripts, translations, personalized talk recommendations and more. Every environment on the planet — from forested mountaintops to scorching deserts and even the human gut — has a microbiome that keeps it healthy and balanced. Ecologist Steven Allison explores how these extraordinarily adaptable, diverse collections of […]

Is joke theft really an issue in comedy? | Paul F. Tompkins | Big Think

Is joke theft really an issue in comedy? Watch the newest video from Big Think: https://bigth.ink/NewVideo Join Big Think Edge for exclusive videos: https://bigth.ink/Edge ———————————————————————————- Comedian Paul F. Tompkins explains the complexities of plagiarism in the comedy world; comedians all spend time together, processing the same current events—to some degree, it’s natural that they may […]

Foggy clarity: How to exist in uncertainty | ADIBA ARJITA | TEDxYouth@Brum

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently […]

A bit of funk, a little rock, a hint of sax, a dash of pop. | Vandergoose (Band) | TEDxBYU

Vandergoose is like a fresh walk on the beach in your favorite go-go boots as the moon bathes the sand ahead of you in electric rainbow moonbeams. Listening to their music gives you that feeling of slow dancing with the prettiest girl or boy and nailing your first sprint. Or you’ll feel like a strobe […]

The most Important Letter You’ll Ever Write | Stuart Edge | TEDxBYU

When we are in difficult times, hope for the future can help us get unstuck. One way you can cultivate that hope is by writing a letter to your future self. Stuart Edge is an American actor, author, and entertainer best known for his viral internet videos and inspirational storytelling. Stuart has been featured as […]