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How to Deliver a Compelling TED Talk

Watching the phenomenal performance of the world champion of public speaking was amazing. Getting to know him on a personal level inspired me to give a TED Talk. As a TED fanatic and speaker, I often find myself analyzing the different presentation styles, techniques, and idiosyncrasies each speaker brings to his/her speech. In June’s edition of Harvard Business Review, Chris Anderson, TED’s curator, shares five key to great presentation. 1.       Frame Your Story According to Anderson, conceptualizing and framing is the most vital part of the preparation. Great TED talkers frame their talk as a story as if taking people on a ...

Living Intentionally in Your Defining Decade

Clinical psychologist Meg Jay says that those in our twenty-somethings are living in the "Defining decade." Why? Because.... 80% of life's most defining moments happen by age 35. 70% of lifetime wage growth happens in the first 10 years of a career. More than half of Americans are married or living with or dating their future partner by 30. Our personalities changes more in our 20s than any other time. Our fertility peaks. Our brain makes the last growth spurt. (more…)