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Design

Powerpoint clichés we would like to retire in 2013 (and a few techniques to try instead)Powerpoint clichés we would like to retire in 2013 (and a few techniques to try instead)

Posted By Tedstaff

This talk from TEDxBrussels felt like a breath of fresh stage. A collaboration among science writer John Bohannon, choreographer Carl Flink and the dance troupe Black Label Movement, the talk is illustrated with dance, not slides. “I think that bad PowerPoint presentations are a serious threat to the global economy,” Bohannon says. “As you’re all aware, […]

Entertainment

A dream revealed at TED to be realized at the Paralympics Closing CeremonyA dream revealed at TED to be realized at the Paralympics Closing Ceremony

Posted By Morton Bast

Yet another TED speaker is set to play a part in the Paralympics, now happening in London. At the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, Charles Hazlewood will be conducting the British Paraorchestra – a 17-person ensemble composed entirely of disabled musicians. The orchestra has grown rapidly since its four-member debut at TEDxBrussels in November 2011, above. […]

Global Issues

The global power shift: Paddy Ashdown on TED.com

Posted By Ben Lillie

Paddy Ashdown claims that we are living in a moment in history where power is changing in ways it never has before. In a spellbinding talk at TEDxBrussels he outlines the three major global shifts that he sees coming. (Recorded at TEDxBrussels 2011, November 2011, in Brussels, Belgium. Duration: 18:30.) Watch Paddy Ashdown’s talk on TED.com, where […]