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Malcolm Galdwell's story titled "Her Way" - A well-intentioned wedding toast goes horribly wrong :-))

Hİ every body! I hope you are all doing fine.

Today, thanks to my dear friend Matt from Istanbul Toastmasters, I discovered an organisation called… 232 more words



A great reminder on the power of relationships in a TED talk from Rita Pierson.

You know, kids don’t learn from people they don’t like…

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The Gift of "Coming Out"

A few weeks ago, I was motivated by the suicide of Robin Williams to do something I’ve wanted to do for a long, long time. … 776 more words


Meera Vijayann: Find your voice against gender violence

The video I placed in this post was shared on one of my social networks. I decided it was worth sharing and that it would cause us to think. 159 more words

Women Leaders

Does the world need nuclear energy? A listening lesson.

Nuclear Debate: Does the world need nuclear energy?


Intermediate and above


90 mins

Lesson Aims:

  • to practise listening for gist and for specific information…
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Some Practice

Creative Genius

This morning I spent 19 minutes feeling like Elizabeth Gilbert (author of Eat, Pray, Love) was talking directly to me. She knew what I was going through as a writer, as a creative person, and she explained in such a way to make me realize I wasn’t insane. 45 more words


TED Talks and an Interview

First, I want to share one of my favorite TED talks of ALL time, Shawn Achor – “The Happiness Advantage: Linking Positive Brains to Performance” 204 more words

TED Talks