Ya, I made that title up because the original title is “TEDxNYED – Dan Meyer – 03/06/10” which doesn’t give an indication on that content. However, it’s a cool vid! Check it out!
Original Link on PopTech Oooh, this is kinda neat. Jonah Lehrer talks how being on the outside can help us be more creative in solving problems. This reminds me of the workshop I attended with Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff. She mentioned that in order to write, you have to look at things as an outsider, from a different perspective.
Direct link to site: The Center for Music and Arts Entrepeneurship Charlie Cheney directed me to this video on the FAWM.org site. I find this a fascinating talk on how to be successful at songwriting.
I’m currently reading a book called Starting Point: 1979-1996 by Hayao Miyazaki, and although I’m only a few chapters in, I find it a fascinating read because this is Miyazaki, god of animators, and I will buy almost anything this man creates. Why do I bring up Miyazaki in a blog post about song writing? Well, I only read his… Read more →
Original Link on TED
http://www.ted.com Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don’t: Traditional rewards aren’t always as effective as we think. Listen for illuminating stories — and maybe, a way forward.
http://www.ted.com Alain de Botton examines our ideas of success and failure — and questions the assumptions underlying these two judgments. Is success alwa…
As Nanowrimo get’s closer, it’s good to start thinking about writing. 😀 http://www.copyblogger.com/mental-blocks-creative-thinking/
And interview with Sir Ken Robinson.