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David Grady: How to save the world (or at least yourself) from bad meetings - [TED Talks]

An epidemic of bad, inefficient, overcrowded meetings is plaguing the world’s businesses — and making workers miserable. David Grady has some ideas on how to stop it.

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How school killed you creativity - and now you scared of making mistakes

Having gone through school myself, this talk really resonates. As a matter of fact, growing up, I often felt I got dumber and dumber each year, and of course this puzzled me. 169 more words


Introvert Malfunctioning

Do the thing that scares you, that’s the advice I’ve read over and over. And I, the introvert, have believed the mantra. I believed the mantra because as an introvert I function backwards in society. 397 more words


Dilip Ratha: The hidden force in global economics: sending money home

Published on Oct 9, 2014

In 2013, international migrants sent $413 billion home to families and friends — three times more than the total of global foreign aid (about $135 billion). 118 more words


I Thought This Was Funny

I have an assignment this week in one of my classes to watch a book cover designer’s presentation at a TED conference. I laughed throughout the whole thing, and I had to screen-capture one part of it, since it made me laugh. 87 more words

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