Strategy

I went to TEDWomen to hear the wisdom of rule breakers. Here’s what I learned from 6 innovators about their strategy for shaking up the world.

Carole Zimmer has been a journalist for 30 years covering news for Bloomberg, NBC, National Public Radio, and public radio programs including Marketplace. She’s also the host of an award-winning podcast called “Now What?” She went to TEDWomen to hear what disruptors, risk takers, and famous grandmas have to say […]
I went to TEDWomen to hear the wisdom of rule breakers. Here’s what I learned from 6 innovators about their strategy for shaking up the world.
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A relationship expert identified 5 warning signs of unhealthy love

In her efforts to educate young people about healthy love, relationship expert Katie Hood has identified five signs that a relationship is veering into unhealthy territory. The more unhealthy markers a relationship has, the more it’s likely to cross over into abuse, Hood said. Hood said healthy love is a […]
A relationship expert identified 5 warning signs of unhealthy love
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I watched over 100 TED Talks, and these insights have stuck with me the most

I attended the TED conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, where attendees pay $US10,000 to learn the next big ideas. The theme this year, “Bigger Than Us,” encouraged speakers to present solutions to the world’s greatest challenges. After watching more than 100 talks, I’ve landed on 13 key insights that we’ll […]
I watched over 100 TED Talks, and these insights have stuck with me the most
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An explorer took a $48 million submarine on 3 record-breaking dives to the deepest corners of the ocean — and discovered a mysterious new species

Explorer and private equity investor Victor Vescovo is attempting to reach the deepest points of the world’s five oceans. Vescovo’s $US48 million submarine is designed withstand the most extreme underwater conditions. He has already finished three deep-sea dives, putting him on track to finish his expedition by September. While speaking […]
An explorer took a $48 million submarine on 3 record-breaking dives to the deepest corners of the ocean — and discovered a mysterious new species
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Ashton Kutcher’s nonprofit wants to abolish child sex abuse on the internet with backing from a $280 million TED-sponsored fund

Ashton Kutcher’s nonprofit company, Thorn, is one of eight organisations to receive money from the Audacious Project, a TED-backed fund giving away $US280 million this year. Thorn’s technology helps companies and law enforcement agents defend children from online sexual abuse. The company plans to use the Audacious funding to build […]
Ashton Kutcher’s nonprofit wants to abolish child sex abuse on the internet with backing from a $280 million TED-sponsored fund
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The woman who blew open the Cambridge Analytica scandal says Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey are ‘handmaidens to authoritarianism’

Journalist Carole Cadwalladr took the stage at TED 2019 on Monday, where she criticised tech companies for “breaking” liberal democracy. Cadwalladr’s reporting blew the lid off the Cambridge Analytica scandal, which revealed that Facebook had made data on tens of millions of Americans accessible to the political consulting firm. In […]
The woman who blew open the Cambridge Analytica scandal says Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey are ‘handmaidens to authoritarianism’