TEDActive

My TEDActive FAQ

Random Observation/Comment #506 : My life needs a meditation room and smilebooth. I’m a big fan of summarizing into lists and preparing my day for common questions. Here are answers to the main ones I suspect Monday morning: Q: How was the conference? A1 (in general): It was the best week of my life, but not something I can do...

Post-TEDActive To Do List

Random Observation/Comment #505: I don’t think I’ve ever met a group of smarter, driven, and inspired people in my life. TEDsters are truly humble representatives of their communities, countries, universities, and corporations. My brain is basically mush after this full week of watching 90+ TED talks and 20+ hours of inspirational beauty jam packed into 5 days. It was a...

[Lessons Learned] TEDActive Organization

Random Observation/Comment #504: TEDactive is like an adult summer camp. I never even went to summer camp, but I’m sure it didn’t have an open bar. I’m going to state an obvious fact here: TEDactive was a well-oiled machine that thought of almost everything for your attending comfort and enjoyment. It goes without saying that this isn’t their first rodeo...

Kindness Revolution #DisruptTEDActive

Random Observation/Comment #503: Kindness is contagious. Have an up vote. I’m inspired by people who do good deeds just for the sake of doing good deeds. For me, handing out these cards in NYC was just a way to recognize the common awesome people and make them smile. For #DisruptTEDActive this year, I’m helping this community of extremely brilliant and...

Writing a TED Badge

Random Observation/Comment #501: Find a common ground where all of your interests become an intellectual discussion. To prepare for TEDActive this year, we were asked to create a badge with a section named “talk to me about”. These are 2-3 topics you’d love to kick off a conversation about and will be printed on your badge for all to see....