TED. Alan Siegel: Let's simplify legal jargon! Dan Ariely asks, Are we in control of our own decisions? Nigel Marsh: How to make work-life balance work. 10 TED talks about the beauty - and difficulty of being creative. The 20 most-watched TEDx talks so far. News X marks the spot: This week’s TEDxTalks Each week, TEDx chooses four of our favorite talks, highlighting just a few of the enlightening speakers from the TEDx community, and its diverse constellation of ideas worth spreading.
Below, give this week’s talks a listen. Fighting Duchenne muscular dystrophy: Dr. Benjy Seckler at TEDxBerkshires Potential medicines, especially for rare genetic diseases, take years to […] Global Issues 4 TEDxTalks on how the world could end today (but, chances are, won’t) Well, it’s December 21st, 2012, in EST time zones and, if you’re reading this, the world has not ended. Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are.
James Stavridis: How NATO's Supreme Commander thinks about global security. Niall Ferguson: The 6 killer apps of prosperity. Larry Smith: Why you will fail to have a great career. Terry Moore: How to tie your shoes. Jacqueline Novogratz invests in Africa's own solutions.
Shashi Tharoor: Why nations should pursue "soft" power. Mark Bezos: A life lesson from a volunteer firefighter. Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent education. Patricia Ryan: Don't insist on English! Arthur Benjamin does "Mathemagic". Arthur Potts Dawson: A vision for sustainable restaurants. Elizabeth Gilbert on nurturing creativity.
Noreena Hertz: How to use experts. Tim Brown on creativity and play. Rob Harmon: How the market can keep streams flowing. Jacqueline Novogratz: Inspiring a life of immersion. Lisa Gansky: The future of business is the "mesh". Malcolm Gladwell on spaghetti sauce. Dan Pink on the surprising science of motivation.
Derek Sivers: Weird, or just different? Derek Sivers: How to start a movement. Richard St. John's 8 secrets of success. Dan Meyer: Math class needs a makeover. Rory Sutherland: Life lessons from an ad man. Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity.