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Why we need to embrace the Global Village - TEDx video now online

The title says it all – my TEDx video has finally come online and I’m delighted to share it with you guys here on my blog. 204 more words


Big picture meets the nitty-gritty: the struggle of writing a TEDx talk

Reblogged from my personal blog kenthinksaloud

It sounded like such a good idea at the time. Yeah of course I’d love give a talk at… 359 more words


On becoming a TEDx speaker

Originally posted on my personal blog – kenthinksaloud . My TEDx talk takes place on Wednesday 7 September in Whitehaven, Cumbria. I hope to see some of you guys there! 604 more words


Why Books Are The Perfect Way To Spread Art To The Masses - Huffington Post

Sometimes the simplest of ideas are the most revolutionary. Art is expensive, often ludicrously so. Even with lesser-known emerging artists, an original artwork will set you back hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars.

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Where Does Creativity Hide? Amy Tan's TEDTalk

Wanted to post something inspirational today, and this 2008 TEDTalk from novelist Amy Tan is a perfect way to reflect on the evolution of the writing process and on the personal meanings of creativity.

Watch the video here.


Reinventing Energy Services with Scott Foster

What would we do without energy? from smartphones to transportation our way of life runs on energy. But faced with the realities of climate change and 1.3 billion who lack access to modern energy, Scott Foster from the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) argues that we have got the energy equation seriously wrong and need to change the way we think about energy. 270 more words

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