|David Grady: How to save the world (or at least yourself) from bad meetings|
An epidemic of bad, inefficient, overcrowded meetings is plaguing the world’s businesses — and making workers miserable. David Grady has some ideas on how to stop it.
November 17, 2014 | 6 min
|Kare Anderson: Be an opportunity maker|
We all want to use our talents to create something meaningful with our lives. But how to get started? (And ... what if you're shy?) Writer Kare Anderson shares her own story of chronic shyness, and how she opened up her world by helping other people use their own talents and passions.
November 5, 2014 | 9 min
|Joy Sun: Should you donate differently?|
Technology allows us to give cash directly to the poorest people on the planet. Should we do it? In this thought-provoking talk, veteran aid worker Joy Sun explores two ways to help the poor.
October 22, 2014 | 7 min
|Susan Etlinger: What do we do with all this big data?|
Does a set of data make you feel more comfortable? More successful? Then your interpretation of it is likely wrong. In a surprisingly moving talk, Susan Etlinger explains why, as we receive more and more data, we need to deepen our critical thinking skills. Because it's hard to move beyond counting things to really understanding them.
October 20, 2014 | 12 min