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Margaret Heffernan: Serial Entrepreneur

Margaret Heffernan’s caree has been varied and successful – with roles in television production and leading large organisations. Her current focus is as a thought leader in the world of organisational effectiveness, where her ideas are both interesting and practical. 767 more words

Management Thinkers

"Ambitious in scale, well-argued, and diverse" - Gerard Krasnopolski, Bursary Student, reviews Margaret Heffernan's event.

“Competition is corrosive”, claims the introduction of this talk. The presentation itself was just as ambitious and thematically pugnacious; with a two-minute prelude lamenting the vastness of her task, Margaret Heffernan, in the space of less than an hour, set out to deconstruct the dominant ideology of Social Darwinism backing the most fundamental systems of society: business, education, sport, and chicken farming. 236 more words

Dartington 2015

Career advice for millennials (and really, anyone) from Margaret Heffernan

It’s a month after graduation, which means the luckiest new college grads are a month deep into internships and entry-level jobs. How to stand out? Business writer Margaret Heffernan suggests: Start by taking a coffee break with your coworkers. 983 more words


TED@BCG focuses on the many meanings of growth

Growth is usually a good thing. For a person, it means more wisdom; for a business, it means more profit; for a country, it means increased prosperity. 997 more words


TED Talk Tuesday: Why it’s time to forget the pecking order at work by Margaret Heffernan

Celebrated as the 2000th TED Talk, this 15 minute TED Talk is definitely worth your time to watch, especially if are a small business owner. Large companies and corporations have long believed in only supporting the “superstars” in order to best benefit the company. 104 more words


The TED Talks library, now 2,000 talks strong

As you read this, imagine balloons and confetti fluttering to the ground around you. Because we just posted the 2,000th TED Talk.

On June 16, 2015, Margaret Heffernan’s “ 382 more words


TED Talk Inspiration: Margaret Heffernan

Dare to disagree! Margaret Heffernan gave an entertaining and inspiring talk about arguments and conflicts which can be enriching and can  help you progress in life.