How to Make a Decision

A good life is the fruit of a succession of good decisions, especially around love and work. However, we seldom accord the business of decision-making the kind of careful attention it requires. When faced with a large decision, we lack rituals and procedures. We typically procrastinate, lean on the nearest person or rush headlong into Read more…

We’ve reached the world’s energy tipping point | Charlie Hargroves | TEDxAdelaide

Translator: Sue McGregor Reviewer: Nada Qanbar We really live in an amazing world. A truly beautiful planet. I’m sure that each of you has a place that calls you back to it, a place that you can go to in your mind when things are a bit busy or hectic. It may be walking along Read more…

The global language of photography | Jimmy Nelson | TEDxCannes

Translator: Elisabeth Buffard Reviewer: Ms Buffard’s students Good afternoon everybody. It’s fantastic to be here, the sun shining, I’ve just come down from Amsterdam where it tends to rain most of the day, so it’s a fantastic beginning. To begin with, I’m terribly sorry, it’s going to be in English. I feel guilty standing here Read more…

Why renewables can’t save the planet | Michael Shellenberger | TEDxDanubia

Translator: Amanda Zhu Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Thank you very much. When I was a boy, my parents would sometimes take me camping in California. We would camp in the beaches, in the forests, in the deserts. Some people think the deserts are empty of life, but my parents taught me to see the Read more…

One Simple Method to Learn Any Language | Scott Young & Vat Jaiswal | TEDxEastsidePrep

Translator: Alina Siluyanova Reviewer: Denise RQ Scot Young: We want to start off with a question for you. By a show of hands, how many of you have put in time and effort into learning another language? Maybe you took a high school Spanish class, or maybe you took a lot of Rosetta Stone, but Read more…

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 Read more…

One Simple Method to Learn Any Language | Scott Young & Vat Jaiswal | TEDxEastsidePrep

Translator: Alina Siluyanova Reviewer: Denise RQ Scot Young: We want to start off with a question for you. By a show of hands, how many of you have put in time and effort into learning another language? Maybe you took a high school Spanish class, or maybe you took a lot of Rosetta Stone, but Read more…

What makes a good teacher great? | Azul Terronez | TEDxSantoDomingo

Translator: Kesmat El Deeb Reviewer: Riaki Poništ I’m obsessed with the question: “What makes a good teacher great?” I’ve collected 26,000 responses to this question, in eight different schools, from the poorest schools in Los Angeles, to suburban schools in Texas, to elite private schools abroad. And after 24 years of teaching students, I’m still Read more…

Three Steps to Transform Your Life | Lena Kay | TEDxNishtiman

Translator: Nawwar Alshroof Reviewer: Riaki Poništ What would it take to transform your life, to transform Kurdistan, to transform the world? I’m Lena Kay. And I empower people to transform their lives and maximize their potential so that then they can achieve what they want. Today, I’m going to share with you three steps that Read more…

One Simple Method to Learn Any Language | Scott Young & Vat Jaiswal | TEDxEastsidePrep

Translator: Alina Siluyanova Reviewer: Denise RQ Scot Young: We want to start off with a question for you. By a show of hands, how many of you have put in time and effort into learning another language? Maybe you took a high school Spanish class, or maybe you took a lot of Rosetta Stone, but Read more…