Category: Nonprofits & Activism
I Was Almost A School Shooter | Aaron Stark | TEDxBoulder
by TEDx Talks
1 year ago    9,429,430 Views
After growing up in painful, abusive conditions, Aaron Stark was on his way to an atrocity, until simple acts of kindness changed his life forever. Wh..
What if you could trade a paperclip for a house? | Kyle MacDonald | TEDxVienna
by TEDx Talks
4 years ago    9,225,039 Views
Kyle MacDonald details just exactly how he traded up from one red paperclip to a house, in only a year! It's an unlikely and amazing journey with lots..
How I learned to read -- and trade stocks -- in prison | Curtis "Wall Street" Carroll
by TED
2 years ago    3,125,164 Views
Financial literacy isn't a skill -- it's a lifestyle. Take it from Curtis "Wall Street" Carroll. As an incarcerated individual, Caroll knows the power..
I had a black dog, his name was depression
by World Health Organization (WHO)
7 years ago    9,649,209 Views
At its worst, depression can be a frightening, debilitating condition. Millions of people around the world live with depression. Many of these individ..
How to Have a Good Conversation | Celeste Headlee | TEDxCreativeCoast
by TEDx Talks
4 years ago    4,668,881 Views
When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have great conversations – and most of us don’t converse very we..
Getting stuck in the negatives (and how to get unstuck) | Alison Ledgerwood | TEDxUCDavis
by TEDx Talks
6 years ago    4,318,280 Views
Alison Ledgerwood joined the Department of Psychology at UC Davis in 2008 after completing her PhD in social psychology at New York University. She is..
Stop searching for your passion | Terri Trespicio | TEDxKC
by TEDx Talks
4 years ago    5,396,642 Views
What are you passionate about? You’re told these five words hold the key to a successful career and life purpose. What if it’s the wrong question..
Hope invites | Tsutomu Uematsu | TEDxSapporo
by TEDx Talks
5 years ago    4,102,027 Views
Never miss a talk! SUBSCRIBE to the TEDx channel: This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED ..
How School Makes Kids Less Intelligent | Eddy Zhong | [email protected]
by TEDx Talks
5 years ago    4,187,318 Views
Eddy Zhong, successful technology entrepreneur, dives into the truth behind our K-12 education system. Eddy strongly believes that the education syste..
The Other Side of Ego | Jonathan Gravenor | TEDxOcala
by TEDx Talks
2 years ago    1,960,135 Views
As he stared at the end of his life when diagnosed with cancer, Jonathan was hit with the fact he was not the man he thought he was - He had become th..
Why fasting bolsters brain power: Mark Mattson at TEDxJohnsHopkinsUniversity
by TEDx Talks
6 years ago    3,628,198 Views
Mark Mattson is the current Chief of the Laboratory of Neurosciences at the National Institute on Aging. He is also a professor of Neuroscience at The..
Dolph Lundgren | On healing and forgiveness | TEDxFulbrightSantaMonica
by TEDx Talks
4 years ago    1,803,592 Views
The movie Rocky IV turned Dolph Lundgren aka Soviet boxer Ivan Drago into a Hollywood star. Exactly 30 years later the Fulbrighter Dolph Lundgren shar..
Emotional Intelligence: Using the Laws of Attraction | D. Ivan Young | TEDxLSCTomball
by TEDx Talks
4 years ago    1,769,045 Views
The "Laws of Attraction" are real; inasmuch, there is a Divine Component. Connecting Personality Type to The Laws of Attraction positions you for imme..
Learning a language? Speak it like you’re playing a video game | Marianna Pascal | TEDxPenangRoad
by TEDx Talks
2 years ago    4,191,612 Views
Marianna Pascal shows how the secret to speaking a new language with confidence is all about attitude, not ability. Marianna Pascal helps professiona..
A rich life with less stuff | The Minimalists | TEDxWhitefish
by TEDx Talks
6 years ago    3,575,438 Views
Never miss a talk! SUBSCRIBE to the TEDx channel: Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus, better known to their 2 million re..
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