March 19, 2014

TEDx Portland Preparation

TEDx Portland is just a few short weeks away – April 12 at the Keller Auditorium. As a platinum sponsor of the event, we are getting excited about hearing this year’s “ideas worth spreading.”

But that doesn’t mean we will forget about past years’ ideas worth spreading, which are still as relevant as ever. Check out these top five most-watched TED talks to find inspiration, excitement, ideas, laughter, and wonder. If you want to continue watching after these five, explore www.ted.com, where thousands of TED talks are available.

 

Number 1: Ken Robinson talks about the education of the future:

http://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity

Number 2: Amy Cuddy shares surprising studies about the effects of body language:

http://www.ted.com/talks/amy_cuddy_your_body_language_shapes_who_you_are

Number 3: Simon Sinek on how leaders inspire:

http://www.ted.com/talks/simon_sinek_how_great_leaders_inspire_action

Number 4: Brain scientist Jill Bolte Taylor describes her powerful experience of having a stroke:

http://www.ted.com/talks/jill_bolte_taylor_s_powerful_stroke_of_insight

Number 5: Brené Brown talks about the importance of vulnerability:

http://www.ted.com/talks/brene_brown_on_vulnerability

 

For more information about the TEDx Portland event or to purchase tickets, visit www.tedxportland.com.