Tag: Business

Didier Sornette: How we can predict the next financial crisis

The 2007-2008 financial crisis, you might think, was an unpredictable one-time crash. But Didier Sornette and his Financial Crisis Observatory have plotted a set of early warning signs for unstable, growing systems, tracking the moment when any bubble is about to pop. (And he’s seeing it happen again, right now.) TEDTalks is a daily video […]

Why people believe they can’t draw – and how to prove they can | Graham Shaw | TEDxHull

Why is it that so many people think they can’t draw? Where did we learn to believe that? Graham Shaw will shatter this illusion – quite literally – in a very practical way. He’ll demonstrate how the simple act of drawing has the power to make a positive difference in the world. Graham specialises in […]

How humans can cheat extinction

If Earth is ever threatened by an apocalyptic event, how can we ensure the survival of the human species? The answer may be to move to Mars. Here’s how it could happen. Subscribe to BI: Science – —————————————-­———- Follow BI Video on Twitter: Follow BI Video On Facebook: Read more: —————————————-­———- Business Insider is the […]

How Will You Measure Your Life? Clay Christensen at TEDxBoston

“It’s actually really important that you succeed at what you’re succeeding at, but that isn’t going to be the measure of your life.” Too often, we measure success in life against the progress we make in our careers. But how can we ensure we’re not straying from our values as humans along the way? Clayton […]