Tag Archives: TED.com

What’s Best for One Person isn’t Best for Everyone

When most people hear the name Mike Rowe, they think of the show Dirty Jobs on the Discovery Channel.  This is because Mike Rowe has done a great job making this show a success.  In the show he travels the United … Continue reading

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More Than Just a Touching Story.

This Ted video told a touching story of a woman named Stacey Kramer. Stacey did use visuals and did not use notecards; but she told a story, used hand gestures, used vocal variety and had the audience on their toes … Continue reading

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The Ritual of Communication

I chose to watch presentation by Dr. Abraham Verghese on TED.com about the importance of communication between doctors and their patients. I found it interesting that, even though there are new advances in technology at alarming rates, these “advances” are … Continue reading

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Apartment Gardening

Britta Riley’s presentation, “A Garden in my Apartment” provided some interesting information about hydroponic gardening systems that are placed within one’s home. She had a good introduction that immediately established a connection with the audience. She used some good sources … Continue reading

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Commencement from Steve Jobs

The video I watched from TED.com was a commencement speech given by Steve Jobs.  This speech focused primarily on the major struggles Steve Jobs faced while growing up.  The first eight minutes or so of his speech were all about … Continue reading

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