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What kind of TED talk would Ralph Waldo Emerson have given?

One of America’s first professional public speakers, Ralph Waldo Emerson was a rock star on the lecture circuit back in the 1850s. He would have been a natural on the stage of TED. More than a century and a half after Emerson’s day, TED is delivering professionally produced talks and entertainment to millions of people. Here […]

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The wonderful randomness of a TEDx event

In coaching the speakers for a number of local TEDx events I have been privileged to get to meet some of the most interesting minds around.  Both for me and especially for the TEDx audience there is great stimulation in being exposed to an amazing randomness of subject matter.  For example, take TEDxGreenville, which in […]

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