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The Power of an Entrepreneurial Mindset | Bill Roche | TEDxLangleyED
86 Views · 8 months ago

⁣In this talk, Bill Roche shares stories of students that have created their own real business ventures with PowerPlay Young Entrepreneurs. He illustrates the power of enabling students to take charge of their learning with freedom to make mistakes, and challenging them to actively develop entrepreneurial skills.

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Why Do We Hesitate When We Speak
57 Views · 8 months ago

⁣For as long as we've had language, some people have tried to control it. And some of the most frequent targets of this communication regulation are the ums, ers, and likes that pepper our conversations. These linguistic fillers occur roughly 2 to 3 times per minute in natural speech. So are ums and uhs just a habit we can't break? Or is there more to them? Lorenzo García-Amaya investigates.

Powerful Personal Branding | Ann Bastianelli | TEDxWabashCollege
55 Views · 8 months ago

⁣Pulling from personal experience as a professor at the IU Kelley School of Business as well as her time working with Coach Bob Knight, Ann Bastianelli explains that marketing principles of big brand companies are applicable to building one’s personal brand. Ms. Bastianelli asks us to consider how we are unique and what we have to offer to every opportunity that is waiting for us in the future!

Why Taiwan Is Important (History of Taiwan)
46 Views · 6 months ago

Small island with its independence on the limbo. Taiwan is an important country to both China and the others, and this video highlights it even better.

PSYCHOTHERAPY - Donald Winnicott
42 Views · 8 months ago

⁣Donald Winnicott has lots to teach us about how to look after children - but also about how not to aim for perfection. Being a 'good enough' parent is good enough.

40 Views · 8 months ago

⁣Melanie Klein was a great psychotherapist who teaches us how to stop either idealising or denigrating others.

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⁣Desiderata, which means “things that are desired,” was written by Max Ehrmann .

⁣Max Ehrmann was an American attorney and poet who often wrote on spiritual themes. During his life, he contributed great thoughts to our literary lexicons, blending the magic of words and wisdom with his worthy observations.

Climate Change
39 Views · 8 months ago

⁣A straightforward explanation of Climate Change: the heat from human emissions is roughly equal to exploding 400,000 Hiroshima atomic bombs every day. Historically, every time carbon dioxide levels increase in Earth's atmosphere, the average surface temperature increases, ice melts, and the seas rise.

PLATO -Life Changing Quotes
37 Views · 8 months ago

⁣Plato was an Athenian philosopher in Ancient Greece. He was the founder of the Platonist school of thought, and the Academy, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world.

The Secrets of Other People's Relationships
36 Views · 8 months ago

⁣Those of us in relationships suffer from an ignorance of what other people’s relationships are really like. We should recognise that episodes of difficulty and ambivalence are not the exception, but the norm.

The Three Requirements of A Good Relationship
36 Views · 8 months ago

⁣It can be hard to know what we really need from a relationship. But the task becomes much simpler if we keep in mind that every relationship requires just three crucial ingredients to work.

Lao Tzu: LIFE CHANGING Quotes (Taoism)
35 Views · 8 months ago

⁣A collection of powerful quotes from Lao Tzu performed by Chris Lines.

How to start your own business without investors | Nicholas Hänny | TEDxHochschuleLuzern
34 Views · 8 months ago

⁣The theme of his talk is "How to start your own business without investors?". Nicholas answers the question by giving tips based on his personal experience. Nicholas Hänny is the co-founder and CEO of NIKIN, a sustainable clothing brand from Switzerland that plants one tree for each product sold. NIKIN has been in the top 3 of the Swiss Economic Award 2019 and won the “Swiss Brand of the Year” Award for best cost-benefit ratio in the Swiss clothing industry. With NIKIN, Nicholas is responsible for already 500’000 trees planted. He has also been elected “Aargauer of the Year 2019”. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community.

How To Use Rhetoric to Get What You Want
33 Views · 8 months ago

⁣How do you get what you want, using just your words? Aristotle set out to answer exactly that question over two thousand years ago with a treatise on rhetoric. Camille A. Langston describes the fundamentals of deliberative rhetoric and shares some tips for appealing to an audience's ethos, logos, and pathos in your next speech. [Directed by Hector Herrera, narrated by Addison Anderson].

Map of Computer Science
33 Views · 8 months ago

⁣Computer science is the subject that studies what computers can do and investigates the best ways you can solve the problems of the world with them. It is a huge field overlapping pure mathematics, engineering and many other scientific disciplines. This video summarises as much of the subject and show how the areas are related to each other.

Introduction to Marxist Literary Theory
33 Views · 8 months ago

⁣As part of a series on analyzing English literature (and writing a quality essay), we look at Marxist literary theory. This video explains the relationship between the base and the superstructure and explores how later Marxist literary critics such as Raymond Williams adapted Marx's ideas to help with literary interpretation.

How A New Species of Ancestors Is Changing Our Theory of Human Evolution
32 Views · 8 months ago

⁣In 2013, a treasure trove of unusual fossils were uncovered in a cave in South Africa, and researchers soon realized: these were the remains of a new species of ancient humans. Paleoanthropologist Juliet Brophy takes us inside the discovery of Homo naledi, explaining how this mysterious ancestor is forcing us to rethink where we come from -- and what it means to be human.

Overpopulation – The Human Explosion Explained
32 Views · 8 months ago

⁣In a very short amount of time the human population exploded and is still growing very fast. Will this lead to the end of our civilization?

Methodology: An Introduction to Literary Theory
32 Views · 8 months ago

The video is part of a literary series introducing the basics of literary theory.

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