Good boundaries free you | Sarri Gilman | TEDxSnoIsleLibraries

Translator: Ken Harvey Reviewer: Denise RQ Everyone is in the middle of a life story, and your story is being shaped by what you are saying yes to and what you are saying no to. Your yeses and noes are what boundaries are made of. So what are boundaries? How do we build them? How […]

Autism: A Family’s Journey | Julian Maha | TEDxSarasota

Translator: Queenie Lee Reviewer: Hélène Vernet All of us have dreams. All of us have ambitions. All of us long for perfection, – the perfect job, the perfect family, the perfect life that we think will bring us great joy, happiness, and contentment. So we often choose a path that we feel will get us […]

I grew up in a cult. It was heaven — and hell. | Lilia Tarawa | TEDxChristchurch

Translator: Thành H. Châu Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I grew up in a valley on the West coast of New Zealand’s South Island. Imagine the wildest, most beautiful valley you’ve ever seen. Lush bush that merges from foothills into fertile farmland, cut through by pristine rivers that snake down from the alps above. And […]

Making public engagement engaging | Megan Leckie | TEDxStHelier

Translator: Christopher Vidler Reviewer: Denise RQ Public engagement isn’t very engaging. It’s a huge part of development, and it’s broken. It isn’t run well, and it isn’t doing what it’s supposed to be doing. A lot of the time, town planning meetings and things like this are full of loud, angry people screaming at each […]

What is your Polygamy? | Lance Allred | TEDxSaltLakeCity

Translator: Hiu Wun Chan Reviewer: Peter van de Ven “Wow, you’re really tall. How tall are you? Do you play basketball?” “You played in the NBA with Lebron James? What was that like?” It was fun; we got along well. (Laughter) Lebron, the inner city kid from Ohio, and me, the deaf polygamist kid from […]

How to fix the exhausted brain | Brady Wilson | TEDxMississauga

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Ellen Maloney I am definitely not the hero of this talk, but if I do my job properly, you will be. You will be the hero that goes on a journey today and discovers a gift that could change your world. First let me tell you a story that will give […]

Polyamory | Leon Feingold | TEDxBushwick

Translator: Denise RQ Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I would like you all to think back to high school, and I apologize if that was uncomfortable for anyone. Remember that weird kid? You know, zero social skills, got caught one day in an empty classroom kissing his hand? That was me. For as long as […]

L’engagement citoyen face au mythe du plein emploi | Diana Filippova | TEDxParis

Translator: Claire Kister Reviewer: Robert Tucker In 2030, we will work 15 hours a week and spend most of our time doing what we enjoy. (Applause) Unfortunately, this is not my prediction, but that of the great economist Keynes. Keynes imagined that technical advances and gains in profitability would make our world an abundant paradise, […]

7 Ways to Make a Conversation With Anyone | Malavika Varadan | TEDxBITSPilaniDubai

Translator: Hang Do Reviewer: Queenie Lee Hello, everybody. I’m going to start with a question. How many of you know the person sitting next to you from before today? Interesting. So, do you remember the first conversation that you ever had with that person? You know conversations are links. Let’s imagine every conversation to be […]