How to Get a TED Talk

My newest TED talk, "How to Get a TED Talk," has just been uploaded to YouTube (though it has been retitled to "Pitching Your Way to the TEDx Stage"). Here it is: I hope you enjoy it. If you do, please consider sharing it. Thank you!

New TED Talk: The Innovation of Immigrants

Here's my newest TED talk, from TEDxFrontRange 2015 Heroes are found through stories, many of which are as close as our family members. The stories of the challenges, struggles and successes of immigrants can lend guidance and inspiration in our everyday pursuits.

How to Talk With a White Supremacist

Before you buy into a label or stereotype about someone, even if is one that is self-imposed and especially if it is one that is in direct conflict with your own beliefs, ask questions before you make assumptions.

How to Create and Deliver a TED talk

  Yesterday, May 3, I drove up to Seattle's UW Tower to deliver my first TED talk at the third annual TEDxUofW. TEDx events are independently organized, officially licensed, and designed to spark conversation and connection through local TED-like experiences. How to be Invited to Share a TED talk All TED events are managed by … Continue reading How to Create and Deliver a TED talk

Just Confirmed: TEDxUofW and the Business for Culture and the Arts

I'm excited to announce my appearance at my first TEDx event! Join me on Saturday, May 3 at the University of Washington campus for the TEDxUofW event this year. It's an incredible honor to be a part of this legacy event. Register here. I'll also be delivering a keynote at the Business for Culture and … Continue reading Just Confirmed: TEDxUofW and the Business for Culture and the Arts

How to Apply Organic Marketing Principles at a Trade Show or Conference

The beauty of organic marketing is that the principles stay the same no matter the format, the medium, or situation. The same theory applies: remove the artificiality and stick with natural, intuitive concepts that will convert a passerby to a lifelong customer. If you strip away the flash and dazzle, a tradeshow or conference can … Continue reading How to Apply Organic Marketing Principles at a Trade Show or Conference