Happiness Matters: Tshering Tobgay at TEDxThimphu
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Happiness Matters: Tshering Tobgay at TEDxThimphu

Translator: Maricene Crus Reviewer: Tanya Cushman TED is about ideas. It’s about smart ideas. TED is about smart people sharing smart ideas with other smart people. I have a smart idea. It’s happiness. But I’ve stolen that smart idea, so, in a way, it makes me smart. (Laughter) That idea …

Helping others makes us happier — but it matters how we do it | Elizabeth Dunn
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Helping others makes us happier — but it matters how we do it | Elizabeth Dunn

So, I have a pretty fun job, which is to figure out what makes people happy. It’s so fun, it might almost seen a little frivolous, especially at a time where we’re being confronted with some pretty depressing headlines. But it turns out that studying happiness might provide a key …

TEDxEQCHCH – Helena Norberg-Hodge – The Economics of Happiness
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TEDxEQCHCH – Helena Norberg-Hodge – The Economics of Happiness

Translator: Annelize Ferreira de Oliveira Reviewer: Denise RQ I am very happy to come after Christie Walk because what I have to say is very similar. As we all know, everything from global warming to the global financial crisis tells us that we need a fundamental change in society. And …

The Soul of a Hotel | Mark Harmon | TEDxWilmingtonSalon
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The Soul of a Hotel | Mark Harmon | TEDxWilmingtonSalon

Translator: Ivana Krivokuća Reviewer: Mile Živković I love hotels. I love hotels because they’re living, breathing enterprises. A hotel holds the promise every day of adventure and romance, intrigue, mystery, betrayal, affairs of the heart, dangerous liaisons. Where else can you find that but in fiction or in film? Today, …

Public art, private awakening: Ed Woodham at TEDxGowanus
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Public art, private awakening: Ed Woodham at TEDxGowanus

Translator: Walter Wekkesser Reviewer: Elisabeth Buffard By creating opportunities for the unexpected, I’ve seen art jostle people in public space. And in a very personal way, I’ve watched in awe as it awoke someone very dear to me. Since early 1980’s, I’ve watched New Yorkers in public spaces, in a …

TEDxMileHigh – Bernard Amadei – Technology with Soul
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TEDxMileHigh – Bernard Amadei – Technology with Soul

Translator: Rhonda Jacobs Reviewer: Peter van de Ven Good evening, everyone, and thank you for inviting me to speak tonight. My talk is about engineering and science and technology for the other five billion people on the planet. Five billion people whose job is to try to stay alive by …

Three Questions to unlock your authentic career: Ashley Stahl at TEDxBerkeley
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Three Questions to unlock your authentic career: Ashley Stahl at TEDxBerkeley

Translator: Denise RQ Reviewer: Lena Clemente At age 22, I was completely immersed in this world of spying the Pentagon and counter-terrorism. Everything that I did in my adolescent life was to prepare me for my fantasy career. But I’m here, just a few years later, as a career coach …

Is medicine killing you? Lissa Rankin, MD at TEDxFargo
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Is medicine killing you? Lissa Rankin, MD at TEDxFargo

Translator: Arvind Patil Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs Is modern medicine killing you? Or saving you? The very idea that we should have to ask that kind of question is so upsetting to me as a doctor. I was called to medicine the way many are called to the priesthood, as a …

10 Buddhist monk habits that are hard to adopt but will change your life
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10 Buddhist monk habits that are hard to adopt but will change your life

What’s the secret to feeling calm and focused? It’s not an easy question to answer. So why do Buddhist monks appear peaceful and present all the time? How do they do it? Do they know some hidden secret that you don’t? Actually, yes they do! For thousands of years, Buddhist …

The disarming case to act right now on climate change | Greta Thunberg
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The disarming case to act right now on climate change | Greta Thunberg

Translator: Akinori Oyama Reviewer: Peter van de Ven When I was about eight years old, I first heard about something called climate change or global warming. Apparently, that was something humans had created by our way of living. I was told to turn off the lights to save energy and …