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[Travel Advice] Phuket

Random Observation/Comment #516: A productive vacation is one where you’re not thinking about being productive. I actually need to teach myself to relax sometimes (or at least justify that it’s good for me). Things Phuket does well Reasonable prices – one can live very comfortably here with average $3 meals more »

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[Travel Advice] Hong Kong

Random Observation/Comment #515: If you read TripAdvisor, almost every recommendation for visiting Hong Kong is eating food (it’s not, but it should be). Bring your appetite and elastic waist pants. Things Hong Kong Does Well Seafood. I love the large family style dinners that give you a bit of everything. more »

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[Travel Advice] Japan

Random Observation/Comment #513: Japan’s blend of the traditional and downright weird is comforting. Whatever the roots may be, they are firmly grounded. more »

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[List of 30] TEDx Themes

Random Observation/Comment #511: I have TEDactive withdrawal. I need more extroverted introverts that love organizing events in my life. A theme brings more »

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[List of 30] Work Culture Wins

Random Observation/Comment #510: When did “culture” become a buzzword again? Culture is what makes and breaks a company. It’s an underlying mentality that more »

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My TEDActive FAQ

Random Observation/Comment #506 : My life needs a meditation room and smilebooth. I’m a big fan of summarizing into lists and preparing more »

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Post-TEDActive To Do List

Random Observation/Comment #505: I don’t think I’ve ever met a group of smarter, driven, and inspired people in my life. TEDsters are more »

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Writing a Book

Random Observation/Comment #502: It doesn’t feel like work if you love doing it. As some of you may know, I’m working on more »

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Writing a TED Badge

Random Observation/Comment #501: Find a common ground where all of your interests become an intellectual discussion. To prepare for TEDActive this year, more »

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[Career Advice] Figure Out Why

Random Observation/Comment #494: Inspired leaders think, act, and communicate from “why”. What is your purpose, cause, and belief? Why do you wake up? Why more »