“The Tribes we Lead”
by Seth Godin (TED Longbeach 2009)
Seth argues that the Internet has ended mass marketing and revived a human social unit from the distant past: tribes. Founded on shared ideas and values, tribes give ordinary people the power to lead and make big change
“How Great Leaders Inspire Action”"
by Simon Sinek (TEDx Puget Sound 2009)
Simon has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership all starting with the question “Why?” His examples include Apple, Martin Luther King, and the Wright brothers — and as a counterpoint Tivo, which (until a recent court victory that tripled its stock price) appeared to be struggling
“Wow and Woow!”"
by Paul Dunn (TEDx Christchurch 2010)
“Measuring What Makes Life Worthwhile”"
by Chip Conley (TED 2010)
When the dotcom bubble burst, hotelier Chip Conley went in search of a business model based on happiness. In an old friendship with an employee and in the wisdom of a Buddhist king, he learned that success comes from what you count
“The Global Urgency of Everyday Empathy”"
by John Marshall Roberts (TEDx Christchurch 2010)
Through strategic communications and values-based messaging, John helps leaders develop the empathy skills required to inspire common vision for causes that matter, win over objectors and inspire radical collaboration