What Really Matters When You Give A TED Talk

by / ⠀Blog Career Advice / April 25, 2016
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If you’ve ever dreamed of giving a TED/TEDx Talk, you’ve probably also dreamed of the potential fame that comes along with it. “People will bust down my door to interview me!” “I’ll get tons of business opportunities!” “I’ll be Youtube famous!”   Those things are certainly POSSIBLE, but let me feed you a truth sandwich and tell you that they aren’t likely. And that’s okay, because fame is…

12 Informative TED Talks You Should See From 2013

by / ⠀Startup Advice / March 5, 2013

There have been numerous TED events over that past couple of months and as usual they came with some great presentations. We have rounded up some of the most interesting and popular talks from 2013 below. These talks cover a wide range of topics but most importantly are meant to inform you and make you think. Take a few minutes to browse them. Amanda Palmer: The art of…

Top 25 TED Talks You Must Watch: Amazing, Inspiring and Unique

by / ⠀Startup Advice / January 31, 2013

Last week we covered “10 Places to Learn for Free Online” where you can find courses and information on just about anything you need. One of the resources we mentioned was TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) where you can access thousands of talks by some of the worlds most remarkable people. These talks don’t focus on just business or startups but more importantly they cover a wide range of…

Giving a Winning Presentation

by / ⠀Startup Advice / September 28, 2011

Giving a presentation can be one of the toughest things for many people to do while others seemingly kill it and blow the audience away. Recently MSN’s Business on Main published an article about giving a winning presentation. The article focuses on the popular TED talks and the rules behind giving a TED talk. TED has grown from a local conference to a movement around the world delivering…