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The Future Belongs to the Curious

From the moment we open our eyes it fuels our existence. We are on a mission to remind everyone to never lose your sense of curiosity or wonder. Long live learning! Continue reading

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Design Insights from an Innovation Summit

We’re off to New York in a few days time to deliver an innovation summit for a major pharmaceutical company. I thought I’d share some of the design considerations that go into the execution of an event like this, to help others who are involved with design and implementation of innovation in their companies. Continue reading

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BEST OF TED: Why Work Doesn't Happen at Work

Jason Fried has a radical theory of working: that the office isn’t a good place to do it. In his talk, he lays out the main problems (call them the M&Ms) and offers three suggestions to make work work. Continue reading

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THE BEST OF TED: The Art of Asking

Don’t make people pay for music, says Amanda Palmer: Let them. In a passionate talk that begins in her days as a street performer (drop a dollar in the hat for the Eight-Foot Bride!), she examines the new relationship between artist and fan. Continue reading

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Eidos - Sensory Augmentation Equipment

We are used to controlling the world around us, to find the settings that suit us best. What if we had the same control over our senses? If we could adjust them in real time, what new experiences could this make possible? Continue reading

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How to Find Innovation Inspiration

The video above demonstrates the innovative efforts made in an emerging new industry that’s only just barely been born. Why is this inspirational? Because it demonstrates how new ideas can create possibilities for something larger. Continue reading

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BEST OF TED: Embrace the shake

In art school, Phil Hansen developed an unruly tremor in his hand that kept him from creating the pointillist drawings he loved. Hansen was devastated, floating without a sense of purpose. Until a neurologist made a simple suggestion: embrace this limitation … and transcend it. Continue reading

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