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Organize the World: Design Your Life to Spark Joy by Marie Kondo (Transcript)

Marie Kondo is a Japanese organising consultant and author. She introduced the KonMari Method in her best-selling book, “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up.” Here is the full text of Marie Kondo’s talk titled “Organize the World: Design Your Life to Spark Joy” at SXSW 2017 conference.   Marie Kondo – SXSW 2017 TRANSCRIPT Hello, …

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The First Secret of Great Design: Tony Fadell (Full Transcript)

Full transcript of designer Tony Fadell’s TED Talk on The First Secret of Great Design. Listen to the MP3 Audio: The first secret of great design by Tony Fadell Tony Fadell –  Inventor, designer, entrepreneur, and angel investor In the great 1980s movie “The Blues Brothers,” there’s a scene where John Belushi goes to visit Dan …

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To Design Better Tech, Understand Context: Tania Douglas (Transcript)

Tania Douglas – Biomedical engineering professor This is an equipment graveyard. It’s a typical final resting place for medical equipment from hospitals in Africa. Now, why is this? Most of the medical devices used in Africa are imported, and quite often, they’re not suitable for local conditions. They may require trained staff that aren’t available …

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Tasos Fratzolas: The Beautiful Lies of Sound Design at TEDxAthens (Transcript)

Following is the full transcript of entrepreneur and sound designer Tasos Fratzolas’ TEDx Talk: The Beautiful Lies of Sound Design at TEDxAthens conference. Tasos Fratzolas is the owner and CEO of Soundsnap. Tasos Fratzolas – CEO, Soundsnap  I want to skip the introduction. I want to start by doing an experiment. I’m going to play …

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How Design Can Help Fight Poverty: Paul Pholeros at TEDxSydney (Transcript)

Paul Pholeros – TRANSCRIPT The idea of eliminating poverty is a great goal. I don’t think anyone in this room would disagree. What worries me, just a little, is when politicians with money and charismatic rock stars – use the words, ” … it all just sounds so, so simple.” Now, I’ve got no bucket …

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Happiness by Design: Ellen Petry Leanse at TEDxBerkeley (Transcript)

Ellen Petry Leanse – TRANSCRIPT In a little shop, in the heart of Silicon Valley, I found something I’ve been looking for, for a very long time. It started with a whisper: “Thank you for being so polite”, the young cashier said as she handed me my bag. I stopped. I didn’t know what she was …

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Ayse Birsel: If Your life is Your Biggest Project, Why Not Design it? (Full Transcript)

Following is the full transcript of designer Ayse Birsel’s TEDx Talk: If Your life is Your Biggest Project, Why Not Design it? at TEDxCannes conference. This event occurred on April 29, 2017 at Cannes. TRANSCRIPT: What do you think is our biggest project? Our life! Our life is our biggest project. Life is just like …

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