Your personality and your brain | Scott Schwefel | TEDxBrookings

Translator: Ivana Krivokuća Reviewer: Mile Živković Thank you. Thank you, Scott, thank you, Amanda, for that flight that we had and the authentic conversation. I’m here to talk with you about the brain science of communication, as it relates to business on fire. Igniting your business, igniting your business for growth. Igniting you, in what […]

The skill of self confidence | Dr. Ivan Joseph | TEDxRyersonU

Translator: Jaime Ochoa Reviewer: Elisabeth Buffard In my past life as a soccer coach, once you won a national championship, everyone wants to come play for you. Really not true. Once you paid them $ 25,000 a year in scholarships, everybody wants to come play for you. And parents would always come to me and […]

How to stop screwing yourself over | Mel Robbins | TEDxSF

Translator: Judith Matz Reviewer: Tatjana Jevdjic Bigger welcome! Hello, San Francisco! TEDx – oh my God, blinding light! Hi, everybody! How are you? (Audience cheering) Fine?! Oh my gosh! Okay, so… My name is Mel Robbins, and for the last seventeen years, I have done nothing but help people get everything that they want. Within […]

What Islam really says about women | Alaa Murabit

So on my way here, the passenger next to me and I had a very interesting conversation during my flight. He told me, “It seems like the United States has run out of jobs, because they’re just making some up: cat psychologist, dog whisperer, tornado chaser.” A couple of seconds later, he asked me, “So […]

I grew up in the Westboro Baptist Church. Here’s why I left | Megan Phelps-Roper

I was a blue-eyed, chubby-cheeked five-year-old when I joined my family on the picket line for the first time. My mom made me leave my dolls in the minivan. I’d stand on a street corner in the heavy Kansas humidity, surrounded by a few dozen relatives, with my tiny fists clutching a sign that I […]

Freedom from schizophrenia, a twin’s quest: Cyndi Shannon Weickert at TEDxSydney 2014

Translator: Gabriella Patricola Reviewer: Shlomo Adam I grew up with a healthy twin brother, Scott David Shannon. We loved our mum and our grandparents. We had many childhood friends to climb trees, go swimming, and play ‘hide and go seek’ with. We enjoyed school but we enjoyed vacations more. As twins we were close. We […]

David Brooks: Should you live for your résumé … or your eulogy?

So I’ve been thinking about the difference between the résumé virtues and the eulogy virtues. The résumé virtues are the ones you put on your résumé, which are the skills you bring to the marketplace. The eulogy virtues are the ones that get mentioned in the eulogy, which are deeper: who are you, in your […]

Cultural difference in business | Valerie Hoeks | TEDxHaarlem

Translator: Cecile Brevet Reviewer: Christine Frey (Chime) It all started in the year 2000 I was 17 years old and I walked with my backpack through unpaved alleys in the outskirts of Beijing. I saw men cycling. with entire closets and fridges on the back I saw little kids running around half naked playing football, […]

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 spot a leader in their handwriting | Jamie Mason Cohen | TEDxUBIWiltz

Translator: Queenie Lee Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Do you procrastinate? Sometimes? I’m a teacher, and when my students leave studying for an exam until the last possible moment, they pull an all-nighter, in which they try to cram everything from the entire school year into their head, the night before the exam. If you […]