Los cerebros están omnipresentes en el marketing moderno: los titulares declaran que los sándwichs de queso ayudan a la toma de decisiones, mientras que una "neurobebida" dice reducir el estrés. Según la neurocientífica Molly Crockett, hay un sólo problema: los beneficios de estas "neuromejoras" no están probadas científicamente. En esta charla directa al grano, Crockett explica los límites de interpretar datos científicos, y por qué todos tendríamos que estar al tanto de ellos.
What happens when a dream you've held since childhood … doesn't come true? As Lisa Bu adjusted to a new life in the United States, she turned to books to expand her mind and create a new path for herself. She shares her unique approach to reading in this lovely, personal talk about the magic of books.
Image via Wikimedia Commons Earlier this week we told you about this 326-track, 20-hour playlist of music from the films of Martin Scorsese. One of the masters of juxtaposing song with image, Scorsese paved the way for another director with a fine record collection, Quentin Tarantino.
La situaciones de crisis dan lugar a respuestas peculiares. Emilio Pérez, vecino de Villapresente (Cantabria), operario de montes y vendedor de pinos se encontró sin dar salida a sus árboles ante una baja demanda, mientras que su hija se encontraba en paro. La solución: montar el laberinto más grande de España con todo el excedente de árboles que poseía. El recinto podrá ser visitado a partir del 8 de abril. Tiene 5.000 metros cuadrados, aproximadamente la mitad de un campo de fútbol, y sus 4.000 pinos forman casi cuatro kilómetros de calles.
Working hard but not improving? You're not alone. Eduardo Briceño reveals a simple way to think about getting better at the things you do, whether that's work, parenting or creative hobbies. And he shares some useful techniques so you can keep learning and always feel like you're moving forward.
Editado por Jesús Herrán, 'Cantabria. Románico imprescindible' incluye 313 fotografías, 10 planos, 15 dibujos de Peridis y 2 croquis para que el viajero no se pierda ningún detalle del viaje. Santa María La Real publica una guía para no perderse el románico imprescindible de Cantabria
Large Hearted Boy es un blog de música que durante los últimos años viene ofreciendo temas musicales gratuitos y legales en MP3 para descargar. Con el transcurso del tiempo fue compilando una serie de enlaces que apuntan a los sitios de los que se pueden descargar esos MP3. Con esos enlaces creó una lista de …
Reality isn't something you perceive; it's something you create in your mind. Isaac Lidsky learned this profound lesson firsthand, when unexpected life circumstances yielded valuable insights. In this introspective, personal talk, he challenges us to let go of excuses, assumptions and fears, and accept the awesome responsibility of being the creators of our own reality.
The earth is a big place to keep clean. With Litterati — an app for users to identify, collect and geotag the world's litter — TED Resident Jeff Kirschner has created a community that's crowdsource-cleaning the planet. After tracking trash in more than 100 countries, Kirschner hopes to use the data he's collected to work with brands and organizations to stop litter before it reaches the ground.
Most efforts to improve individual and organizational learning focus on teaching people how to give feedback. After years of consulting with organizations around the world on how to manage their most challenging conversations, Heen and her colleagues realized they may have been thinking about the problem the wrong way. She explains why, if you want to improve learning in your organization, the smart money is on figuring out how to receive feedback—even off-base or poorly delivered feedback—and use it to fuel growth.
With plenty of examples and a natural charm, Heen delivers a talk that will change the way you think about feedback. Most of us have a love-hate relationship with feedback, but Heen thinks we can learn to embrace it for the valuable tool it is. If we handle it right, we can use it to enhance our performance and strengthen our most important relationships.
A founder of Triad Consulting Group and a lecturer at Harvard Law School, Heen has spent the last 20 years with the Harvard Negotiation Project, developing negotiation theory and practice. Her work takes her throughout the world, helping people and organizations work through their most difficult conversations.
A New York Times bestselling author of two books, she specializes in particularly difficult negotiations – where emotions run high and relationships become strained. An expert often sought out by the media, Sheila is schooled in negotiation daily by her three children
I´m super happy. After my official TEDx premiere at TEDx Bergen/Norway in 2014 (How to be the architect of your own fortune), as of today, my second TEDx talk is available on YouTube. It was filmed at the very first edition of TEDx EBS late in 2016. EBS University (or European Business School Oestrich-Winkel) is one of the premier…
We pair 10 photos from The Times that we’ve used in our weekly “What’s Going On in This Picture?” with ideas from students and teachers for how you can use them, or images like them, to teach close reading and visual thinking skills.
Think you're good at guessing stats? Guess again. Whether we consider ourselves math people or not, our ability to understand and work with numbers is terribly limited, says data visualization expert Alan Smith. In this delightful talk, Smith explores the mismatch between what we know and what we think we know.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.