7 hrs ago
Understanding the intent of TED
As remuneration in the British Columbia public sector skyrockets, we bring you our annual database of who is making what in B.C.'s public service.
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15 hrs ago
TED Celebrates Human Emotion in Advertising, Names Winners of Fourth...
TED, the non-profit dedicated to Ideas Worth Spreading, whose 18-minute TED Talk videos have reached nearly two billion views, today celebrates content in advertising, announcing the 10 winners of its fourth annual Ads Worth Spreading initiative.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Schumpeter: Ideas reinvenTED
THE first TED conference in 1984 was such a damp squib that the organisers did not hold a second one for six years.
The Best of TED: 5 Public Speaking Lessons From 30 Years Of Spreading Ideas
As the annual TED conference is about to celebrate its 30th anniversary next week , the popularity of TED talks has never been higher--viewers now download or stream presentations on TED.com up to 2 million times per day.
Inspiration With Lance Heft
"Curiosity is the fire that makes learning possible." Chris Anderson What does it take to change the world? Chris Anderson believes it's all about sharing great ideas and making them accessible to all.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Lake Cowichan Gazette
a Good Read: Read & be ready for Ted
This year, the TED conference is being held March 17 to 21 at the Vancouver Convention Centre.
Ted Baker Brings the Circus to Town in #ZolTed
Fashion brand Ted Baker wants fans to step right up to its circus-themed microsite featuring the character of ZolTed , or what the brand calls "a traveling mystic and diviner of circus fortunes."
Mon Mar 10, 2014
BiZBash Event Style News
March 10, 2014: Meet the Man Behind Every TED Talk, Why MTV Chose...
BizBash Live is the largest one-day gathering of event organizers held annually in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and South Florida.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Nova News Now
Inspiring change gets Queens teacher to TEDx stage
Ian Kent, a teacher from Queens County and advocate for change in the school system, is taking the stage in Halifax this weekend to hopefully inspire change in others.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
I4U Future Technology News
Public Speaking Payoff: The Presentation Worth $55,000 A Minute
Human rights lawyer Bryan Stevenson received the longest standing ovation in the history of the globally famous TED conference.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
TEDx Superstar Ken Robinson on Creativity, Education, and Reforming the System
Concordia University last week held its gala Governor Victor Atiyeh Leadership in Education Awards ceremony at the Portland Art Museum, honoring Volunteers of America Executive Director Kay Toran for her life-long commitment to education.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
$1 million TED Prize goes to Charmian Gooch, the co-founder and director of Global Witness
After years of futility in his first six NHL seasons with the New York Islanders and Florida Panthers, the star goaltender found a home - and the playoffs - in Vancouver.
Alexis Ohanian and Bill Capodagli to Keynote iPharma 2014: CBI's ...
CBI is pleased to announce two high profile keynote speakers for iPharma 2014, taking place May 8-9, 2014 in New York, NY.
Ted.com unveils site redesign
The online home for an archive of inspirational talks by speakers at the TED conferences unveiled a redesign on Tuesday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
TED online archive reveals new-look website
The TED.com re-design was the first major overhaul since the website launched in April of 2007, and comes as the flagship TED gathering behind the talks is poised to celebrate its 30th anniversary.
9 Public-Speaking Lessons From The World's Greatest TED Talks
Depending on your perspective, 2006 was either a really bad year for public speaking or the start of a world-changing transformation.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The News Tribune
GO Arts: Critic's Picks: TEDx Tacoma, The Esoterics in Olympia,...
TEDx, the independent version of the international TED talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design, comes for the fourth year to Tacoma, featuring local leaders like singer-songwriter Vicci Martinez, cellist Emily Peterson, radio host Bob Rivers, web designer Adam Argyle, genome scientist Tony Blau and more speaking on connectivity.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Why TED talks are better than the last speech you sat through
Think about the last time you heard someone give a speech, or any formal presentation.
TED Talks Are Wildly Addictive For Three Powerful, Scientific Reasons
Ideas are the currency of the 21st century. You can have brilliant ideas-truly revolutionary ideas-but if you cannot persuade others to act, those ideas don't matter.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Burlington Times News
Experts to talk TED at Elon
Elon University is hosting TEDx, its own version of a TED talk, at 1 p.m. today in Whitley Auditorium.