Google's Matt Cutts answers some big questions: "What do you predict will be the next big change in search as we know it over the next three years?" Predictions and possible trending foresight ensue...
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Elizabeth Gilbert muses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses -- and shares the radical idea that, instead of the rare person "being" a genius, all of us "have" a genius. It's a funny, personal and surprisingly moving talk and great for anyone out there who may need some inspiration.
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Barry Schwartz makes a passionate call for "practical wisdom" as an antidote to a society gone mad with bureaucracy. He argues powerfully that rules often fail us, incentives often backfire, and practical, everyday wisdom will help rebuild our world.
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Here's a change of pace for your Friday the 13th. Jonathan Harris wants to make sense of the emotional world of the Web. With deep compassion for the human condition, his projects troll the Internet to find out what we're all feeling and looking for online. He shows us his latest projects at the TED Conference. (www.ted.com)
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Sometimes its hard to keep your employees, your co-workers and your self inspired, especially around a holiday season marred by a recession. Here is a video of inspirational speeches from a few movies you may remember. I hope you find it as uplifting as I do. Enjoy!