Thoughts on humanity, fame and love | Shah Rukh Khan

Namaskar. I’m a movie star, I’m 51 years of age, and I don’t use Botox as yet. (Laughter) So I’m clean, but I do behave like you saw like a 21-year-old in my movies. Yeah, I do that. I sell dreams, and I peddle love to millions of people back home in India who assume […]

Isolation is the dream-killer, not your attitude | Barbara Sher | TEDxPrague

Translator: Ellen Maloney Reviewer: Samuel Titera I’ve something very important to tell you today. I’m so glad I was invited to this particular TEDx meeting. I really am, because it’s all about dreams, and that’s what it’s all about, and no kidding, that’s all I do. I also drink water. When I was about 36, […]

To find work you love, don’t follow your passion | Benjamin Todd | [email protected]

Translator: Queenie Lee Reviewer: Ivana Korom When I graduated from university, I didn’t know what career I wanted to choose. I had a lot of interests, but which interest should I pursue and try and turn into a job? So, back then, I was really interested in martial arts. Here’s me. But I didn’t want […]

How to Achieve Your Most Ambitious Goals | Stephen Duneier | TEDxTucson

Translator: Oriel Yu Reviewer: Queenie Lee By a show of hands. How many of you believe you could replicate this image of Brad Pitt with just a pencil and piece of paper? Well, I’m going to show you how to do this. And in so doing, I’m going to give you the skill necessary to […]

How to make applying for jobs less painful | The Way We Work, a TED series

Applying for jobs online is one of the worst digital experiences of our time. And applying for jobs in person really isn’t much better. [The Way We Work] Hiring as we know it is broken on many fronts. It’s a terrible experience for people. About 75 percent of people who applied to jobs using various […]

Can We Choose to Fall Out of Love? | DESSA | TEDxWanChai

Translator: Behdad Khazaeli Reviewer: Tanya Cushman Hello, my name is Dessa, and I’m a member of a hip-hop collective called Doomtree. I’m the one in the tank top. (Laughter) And I make my living as a performing and touring rapper and singer. When we perform as a collective, this is what our shows look like. […]

Find your dream job without ever looking at your resume | Laura Berman Fortgang | TEDxBocaRaton

Translator: Riaki Poništ Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Everybody knows somebody who hates their job. Maybe that somebody is even you. In fact, half of the people in the United States who work would do something else for a living if given the chance. That’s an epidemic. Look, I know, it’s hard to change, it’s easier to […]

Meet Yourself: A User’s Guide to Building Self-Esteem: Niko Everett at [email protected]

Translator: Aya Aj Reviewer: Queenie Lee I was 11 years old, and I was rubbing makeup all over my legs to cover up my freckles because I hated them, and I thought they were so ugly. I was 15, and I lived with my dad and my stepmom, and I lied about my mom. I […]

How to fix a broken heart | Guy Winch

At some point in our lives, almost every one of us will have our heart broken. My patient Kathy planned her wedding when she was in middle school. She would meet her future husband by age 27, get engaged a year later and get married a year after that. But when Kathy turned 27, she […]