The Shared Experience of Absurdity

Belinda Vesey-Brown entertainment, Events, Inspiration, TEDtalk Leave a Comment

  Charlie Todd causes bizarre, hilarious, and unexpected public scenes: Seventy synchronized dancers in storefront windows, “ghostbusters” running through the New York Public Library, and the annual no-pants subway ride. At TEDxBloomington he showed how his group, Improv Everywhere, uses these scenes to bring people together and as I see …

Five ways to listen better

Belinda Vesey-Brown Communication, Inspiration, TEDtalk Leave a Comment

In this concise TED talk, Julian Treasure addresses the concern that we are losing our hearing. He suggests that¬†conscious listening creates understanding, and without understanding we can’t achieve complete communication and peaceful relationships. He provides us with 5 easy tricks for improving our listening skills. One of these is using …