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Activating Your Potential for Greatness: Fabienne Fredrickson (Full Transcript)

Here is the full text of author Fabienne Fredrickson’s talk titled “Activating Your Potential for Greatness” at TEDxNewBedford conference. Fabienne Fredrickson is an inspirational mentor to thousands of clients worldwide, an author, international speaker and founder of The Client Attraction Business School™ and ClientAttraction.com.     Audio MP3 version:    Fabienne Fredrickson – TEDx Talk TRANSCRIPT […]

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Health

Why Noise is Bad for Your Health: Mathias Basner (Transcript)

Mathias Basner studies how the noise we hear everywhere throughout our daily lives affects our health in ways that go far beyond our hearing. In this talk you will discover the science behind how noise affects your health and sleep — and how you can get more of the benefits of the sound of silence.  […]

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Education

Tiny Surprises for Happiness and Health: (Full Transcript)

B.J. Fogg is a behavior scientist and author. He is the founder and director of the Stanford Behavior Design Lab. Here is the full text of Fogg’s talk titled “Tiny Surprises for Happiness and Health” at TEDxMaui. B.J. Fogg – TEDx Talk TRANSCRIPT Today I want to share with you my favorite habit. I’m a […]

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Education

Why being Respectful to your Coworkers is Good for Business: Christine Porath (Transcript)

In this science-backed talk, leadership researcher Christine Porath shares surprising insights about the costs of rudeness and shows how little acts of respect can boost your professional success — and your company’s bottom line. Christine Porath – TED Talk TRANSCRIPT Who do you want to be? It’s a simple question, and whether you know it […]

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Education

Stop Fighting for Feminism: Minh Thuy Ta (Full Transcript)

Minh Thuy Ta – TEDx Talk TRANSCRIPT When I was a teenager, I had my first boyfriend. He made a statement very clear from the first day that we dated, “No one can give you a ride home except me.” After that, he beat me four times in three years we were together. When we […]

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Education

Kate Raworth: Why It’s Time for ‘Doughnut Economics’ (Full Transcript)

Kate Raworth is an English economist working for the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge. She is known for her work on the ‘doughnut economics’, which she understands as an economic model that balances between essential human needs and planetary boundaries. Below is the full text of Kate Raworth’s talk titled ‘Why It’s […]

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Education

Fredy Peccerelli: A Forensic Anthropologist Who Brings Closure for the “Disappeared (Transcript)

Fredy Peccerelli works with families whose loved ones “disappeared” in the 36-year armed conflict in Guatemala.  Fredy Peccerelli – TED Talk TRANSCRIPT Guatemala is recovering from a 36-year armed conflict. A conflict that was fought during the Cold War. It was really just a small leftist insurgency and a devastating response by the state. What we […]

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Education

School Strike for Climate – Save the World by Changing the Rules: Greta Thunberg (Transcript)

Greta Thunberg is a Swedish climate activist. In August 2018 she became a prominent figure in a student strike outside the Swedish parliament building, raising awareness of global warming. In November 2018 she spoke at TEDxStockholm, and in December 2018 she addressed the COP24 UN climate conference. Below is the full transcript of her speech at […]

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Education

How to Motivate People to Do Good for Others: Erez Yoeli (Transcript)

Research scientist Erez Yoeli’s TED Talk Transcript titled “How to Motivate People to Do Good for Others.” Erez Yoeli – TRANSCRIPT How can we get people to do more good, to go to the polls, give to charity, conserve resources, or even to do something as simple as washing their mugs at work so that the […]

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Life Advice

Matthew McConaughey: 5 Minutes for the NEXT 50 Years of Your LIFE (Transcript)

Matthew McConaughey – Actor & Producer I’m going to talk to you about some things that I’ve learned in my journey. Most from experience; some of them I heard in passing. Many of them I’m still practicing, but all of them I do believe are true. Life is not easy. It is not. Don’t try to […]

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Education

Why Sitting is Bad for You: Murat Dalkilinç (Transcript)

Murat Dalkilinç: Right now, you’re probably sitting down to watch this video and staying seated for a few minutes to view; it is probably okay. But the longer you stay put, the more agitated your body becomes. It sits there counting down the moments until you stand up again and take it for a walk. That […]

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Education

The Search for Planet 9: Dr. Renu Malhotra at TEDxPortland (Transcript)

Full transcript of planetary scientist Dr. Renu Malhotra’s TEDx Talk: The Search for Planet 9 at TEDxPortland conference.   Notable quote from this talk:  “Ancient civilizations had a very simple concept of the cosmos. So, we live on Earth, the Sun and the Moon rule the sky and our daily lives, and the afterlife is in heaven above or […]