There is so much evidence about disengaged employees, burnout rates, stress rates, caused by the way we do things now, which is unsustainable. We need to radically change the way we work and learn throughout our whole lives to adapt to the faster pace of development and the demands of the future workplace.
If you tried to meet someone with incredible humor and expertise in economics who has researched the science of love, you would probably end up meeting Rebekka Grun – the inventor of the term Loveonomics. She delivered a TEDx Talk in November 2019 giving advice on dating and how to maximize chances of getting where … Read moreLoveonomics, or the economics of love?
In 2014 Omid Aschari delivered a talk at TEDxZurich “How to inspire leaders to grow” discussing the lack and the importance of emotional engagement of employees in their jobs. Five years later, I got in touch with Mr. Aschari to pick his incredible brain. Firstly, I wondered if he had noticed any shift in our … Read moreHow to inspire leaders to grow
Every month, we’ll be introducing a member of the TEDxZurich Team through their favourite TED Talk. This month, we’ve caught up with Gintare Simkute, Head of Volunteers. When was the last time you tried something new? Every day, lots of ideas spring to mind, but none of them are realised. The problem is that they … Read moreGintare’s Favourite TED Talk: Try Something New For 30 Days
Lesions. Ulcers. Rashes that spread on the skin. Fevers. Debilitating pain… and finally, at the end, even madness. These are only some of the effects of infectious syphilis, a sexually transmitted disease caused by a tiny cork-screw shaped bacterium, often viewed as a thing of the past. However, this disease is still very much present. … Read moreNatasha Arora is featured on TED talks
[vc_row row_type=”row” use_row_as_full_screen_section=”no” type=”full_width” angled_section=”no” text_align=”left” background_image_as_pattern=”without_pattern” css_animation=””][vc_column][vc_column_text]Right now, billions of neurons in your brain are working together to generate a conscious experience — and not just any conscious experience, your experience of the world around you and of yourself within it. How does this happen? According to neuroscientist Anil Seth, we’re all hallucinating all … Read moreHow your brain hallucinates your conscious reality