Category: TEDTime

How to stop screwing yourself over | Mel Robbins | TEDxSF

Mel Robbins is a married working mother of three, an ivy-educated criminal lawyer, and one of the top career and relationship experts in America. Widely respected for her grab-’em-by-the-collar advice and tough love, Robbins drills through the mental clutter that stands between people and what they want. Her approach is smart, effective and entertaining. Five …

Team-member recognition – a sign of the society’s successes this year

Author: Hanif Osman, outgoing Co-President TEDxLSE committee members were generously recognised for their contributions to the society at the LSESU’s STARS Awards Ceremony, on Monday 20th March 2017. Co-President, Amaima Fatima, won an ‘LSESU: Honorary Lifetime Member’ award. This is ”the highest award that the Students’ Union can bestow upon an LSE student and means …

Impact and Why TEDx

Author: Shivam Shah TEDxUCincinnati | Co-founder & Advisor TEDxLSE  With over 19,000 events (on all seven continents!), there is at least one TEDx event happening every day somewhere on the planet (see figure 1). TEDx events are independently organized. This means that community members come together to curate events for their own communities. Encapsulated within …

Why you should avoid avoiding Trump

Author: Salvador Pitta Gouveia Godwin’s law (1990) states that “As an online discussion grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Hitler approaches”. Twenty-seven years later, this ‘law’ seems to be more accurate than ever! Indeed, comparisons to one of the worst villains of history are quite common, whichever the means of communication we use. …