The Great Time Vacuum

January 30, 2012 / Talks
Have you ever said this to yourself? "What if I could have back all that money I've spent on eating at restaurants over the years?" Replace "eating at restaurants" with whatever you want… clothes, movies, cars, you get it. So what about time? I always find myself saying "What if I could have back all that time I've spent sending emails?" I'v ...

TED Talk

May 19, 2011 / Talks
By now, you've probably heard of TED Talks. What is a TED Talk? According to their website, it's "Riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world" and their tagline is "Ideas Worth Spreading". Some of the most inspirational bits of wisdom I've ever heard have come from the TED website. You truly need to spend an hour, or day or week just listening to TED Talks. Your world will be rocked I promise.

So recently TEDx events were started which are basically local versions of TED. Nashville recently held their 2nd annual TEDx Nashville event and I was honored to be involved. Other speakers included Ashley Judd, Jill Sobule, David Mead, a brain surgeon, a rocket scientist and many more. No pressure, right? The theme was "A Sense of Wonder". I decided to talk about Help-Portrait. ...