Get in the Flow State: What Jazz Can Teach You About Collaboration

Get in the Flow State: What Jazz Can Teach You About Collaboration

One of the areas I’m really interested in is getting groups of people to work together in a flow state. A common place where you forget time. That it’s fun, interesting and highly productive. Now when I was in seventh…

Rachel Botsman: The case for collaborative consumption

Rachel Botsman: The case for collaborative consumption

So today I’m going to talk to you about the rise of collaborative consumption. I’m going to explain what it is and try and convince you — in just 15 minutes — that this isn’t a flimsy idea, or a…

Daniel Kahneman: Adversarial Collaboration

Daniel Kahneman: Adversarial Collaboration

There are different forms of adversarial collaboration. So one form is that you have people who disagree on some theoretical issue trying to conduct experiments that will resolve their differences or reduce their differences. And that is the first step…

1. Introduction to Human Behavioral Biology

1. Introduction to Human Behavioral Biology

[MUSIC PLAYING] Stanford University. This is BIO 150, isn’t it? OK, just wanted to make sure. So we start off with a scenario. 40-year-old guy– quiet, suburban life. Married 15 years, two kids, 3.5 dogs. Everything’s standard. Everything’s going wonderfully.…

Behavioral Minute: Process Improvement

Behavioral Minute: Process Improvement

Have you got a minute? Today I’d like to talk to you about process improvement. Over the years the discipline of process improvement and continuous improvement has been evolving and yes, continuously improving itself. We have gone from Total Quality…

How A Service Dog Should Behave In An Airport

How A Service Dog Should Behave In An Airport

Dog Vlog: Airport Edition [laughs] I’d like to recap the standards of a service dog, in an airport [Intro Music] Honestly, when we went to the airport today I was like, panicking You don’t have to go? That’s f*cking terrifying…

Why Socratic Dialogue should become our business card | Sira Abenoza | TEDxESADE

Why Socratic Dialogue should become our business card | Sira Abenoza | TEDxESADE

Translator: Robert Tucker Reviewer: Denise RQ Don’t worry, I did not go blank, it was planned, because today I want to talk to you about dialogue. Although it’s a bit ironic to be talking about dialogue while doing a monologue,…

IDEA Basics: Due Process

IDEA Basics: Due Process

[MUSIC PLAYING] You should know that you have the right to disagree with your school district over the appropriateness of your child’s special education program. In fact, they can also disagree with you. And there are several ways in which…

Feelings: Handle them before they handle you | Mandy Saligari | TEDxGuildford

Feelings: Handle them before they handle you | Mandy Saligari | TEDxGuildford

Translator: Peter van de Ven Reviewer: Ellen Maloney I’m an addictions therapist; I’m also a recovering addict; I’m a parent; and I do a lot of work now in the field of recovery and looking at addiction, looking at mental…