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The Maximum Number of NOs + More Numbers of New Mistakes = Unstoppable

I have gained more confident the more “NO”s I am receiving from others. Every single “NO” makes me refine and rebuild my caliber. There was indeed unfamiliar chemicals inside my body and mind, during those initial phases of getting familiar with the rejections. In the process of figuring it out the best version of myself, …

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Hannah Gadsby: Three Ideas. Three Contradictions. Or Not. (Transcript)

Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby’s groundbreaking special “Nanette” broke comedy. In a talk about truth and purpose, she shares three ideas and three contradictions. Or not.   Hannah Gadsby – TED Talk TRANSCRIPT My name is Hannah. And that is a palindrome. That is a word you can spell the same forwards and backwards, if you …

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Johanna Blakely: Lessons from fashion’s free culture (Transcript)

I heard this amazing story about Miuccia Prada. She’s an Italian fashion designer. She goes to this vintage store in Paris with a friend of hers. She’s rooting around, she finds this one jacket by Balenciaga — she loves it. She’s turning it inside out. She’s looking at the seams. She’s looking at the construction. Her …

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Young Women, Narcissism and the Selfie Phenomenon: Mary McGill (Transcript)

Mary McGill is a Hardiman Scholar at NUI Galway. Her PhD research explores young women’s relationship to the selfie phenomenon. She lectures in feminist and gender theory at the Centre for Global Women’s Studies. Here is the full text of Mary’s talk titled “Young Women, Narcissism and the Selfie Phenomenon” at TEDxGalway conference. Mary McGill …

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I Was an MS-13 Gang Member. Here’s How I Got Out: Gerardo Lopez (Transcript)

Gerardo Lopez grew up in gang territory in Los Angeles, California and was just 14 years old when he joined MS-13, the notorious Salvadorian gang. Why did he join and why did he leave? In this courageous talk, Gerardo reveals how we can help others get out and stay out of gangs. Listen to the …

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Hi, I’m Scott: Scott Mescudi at TEDxSHHS (Full Transcript)

Born Scott Ramon Seguro Mescudi in Cleveland, Kid Cudi began rapping while attending Shaker Heights High School and later Solon High School. In 2004, Kid Cudi moved to Brooklyn, NY to pursue his rap career. He released his first mixtape, “A Kid Named Cudi,” in 2008. The mixtape earned Kanye West’s attention, leading him to …

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Anastasia Dedyukhina: Could You Live Without a Smartphone? (Transcript)

Dr Anastasia Dedyukhina is a coach, TEDx and public speaker, and author of Homo Distractus. She is the founder of Consciously Digital, Below is the full text of her TEDx Talk titled “Could you live without a smartphone?” at TEDxWandsworth conference. TRANSCRIPT:  This sculpture by Sophie Ryder in the UK seat of Salisbury had to be …

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How To Tell If Someone Truly Loves You: Femi Ogunjinmi (Transcript)

Full transcript of life and relationship coach Femi Ogunjinmi’s TEDx Talk: How To Tell If Someone Truly Loves You at TEDxXavierUniversity conference. This event occurred on November 1, 2018. Femi Ogunjinmi is the author of the book Revelations of Relationship: What You Don’t Know About Finding True Love and Sustaining Relationship.   NOTABLE QUOTE FROM …

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The Real Reason I Traveled to 196 Countries: Cassie De Pecol (Transcript)

Full transcript of American author and traveler Cassie De Pecol’s TEDx Talk: The Real Reason I Traveled to 196 Countries at TEDxMileHigh conference. This event occurred on July 8, 2017. To learn more about the speaker, read the full bio here. Notable quote from the talk:  “At first I refused, but then sheepishly agreed. I didn’t know …

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Stasia Savasuk on Dressing for Confidence and Joy (Full Transcript)

Full transcript of Style School’s Stasia Savasuk’s TEDx Talk: Dressing for Confidence and Joy @ TEDxPortsmouth conference. To learn more about the speaker, read the bio here.      Stasia Savasuk – Style School What if changing your pants could change your life? Here’s a photo of my friend Dana from a couple of …

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