Tags > Leadership

Stories for "leadership"

Live from TEDGlobal 2013

The failure of leadership in politics: George Papandreou at TEDGlobal 2013The failure of leadership in politics: George Papandreou at TEDGlobal 2013

Posted By Helen Walters

The former Prime Minister of Greece, George Papandreou, takes the stage as the first speaker at TEDGlobal 2013. It’s already been a long morning, with a few dozen protesters earlier objecting to his presence in Edinburgh outside  the conference center. And Papandreou cuts something of a pensive figure as he tells us he’s set to give […]

Playlist

Martin Luther King Jr. as leader: A TED Talks playlistMartin Luther King Jr. as leader: A TED Talks playlist

Posted By Emily McManus

Today in the United States, we’ll celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the civil rights leader. Dr. King was an activist, an orator, a thinker, and — as several recent TED Talks have pointed out — a visionary leader. These four speakers touch on ways in which King’s passionate style galvanized a movement whose time […]