Dan Foxx | TEDxChelmsford

The hidden truth about human connection
Dan Foxx
TEDxChelmsford, 2005

… The paradox is discovered when we authentically care for others first, we usually get more than we ever dreamed possible on our new and old relationships.

Dan Foxx is the owner of an executive coaching company, Unlock Your Leadership. He has been an international executive coach for the last 18 years. During this time, he has coached over 3,000 business executives, including 400 CEOs. The focus of his work includes: creating human connection, conflict resolution, team building, corporate strategy, executive team offsite facilitation, business speaking, the ignition of passion in the heart which leverages commitment …

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Adaptability

What one skill = an awesome life?
Dr. Shimi Kang
TEDxKelowna
2014

Dr. Shimi Kang is an award-winning, Harvard-trained doctor, researcher, media expert, and lecturer on human motivation. She is the author of the #1 Bestseller, The Dolphin Way: A Parent’s Guide to Raising Healthy, Happy, and Motivated Kids Without Turning Into A Tiger (Penguin Books 2014). Her articles appear in major media outlets including the Huffington Post, Psychology Today and TIME Magazine. Dr. Kang is the Medical Director for Child and Youth Mental Health for Vancouver community, a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of British Columbia, and the founder of the Provincial Youth Concurrent Mental Health and Addictions Program and BC Children’s Hospital.

P. Play
O. Others. Meaningful relationships.
D. Downtime

We do need science as permission to common sense.

TED > Self-control in 2020

Self-control in 2020
Kristian Myrseth
TEDxUniversityofYork

we are in a digital Skinner box

3:00 Socrates: How is it that people act against their better judgments?

The classic techniques for self-control?

a sense of self-awareness:

  • Is this part of my plan?
  • Is this who I am?