Everything you thought ... was wrong (8 talks) Talks with counter-intuitive solutions to flip your thinking, on everything from shoes to aid organizations to the universe.

Everything you thought ... was wrong (8 talks) Talks with counter-intuitive solutions to flip your thinking, on everything from shoes to aid organizations to the universe.

Activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend -- not for what they get done. Instead of equating frugality with morality, he asks us to start rewarding charities for their big goals and big accomplishments (even if that comes with big expenses). In this bold talk, he says: Let's change the way we think about changing the world.

Activist and fundraiser Dan Pallotta calls out the double standard that drives our broken relationship to charities. Too many nonprofits, he says, are rewarded for how little they spend -- not for what they get done. Instead of equating frugality with morality, he asks us to start rewarding charities for their big goals and big accomplishments (even if that comes with big expenses). In this bold talk, he says: Let's change the way we think about changing the world.

TED Talk with Dan Pallotta: The way we think about charity is dead wrong : Rethinking nonprofits : "When you prohibit failure, you kill innovation."

TED Talk with Dan Pallotta: The way we think about charity is dead wrong : Rethinking nonprofits : "When you prohibit failure, you kill innovation."

BASIC (Grades 9-11): This TED speaker argues that we must think about charity and non-profits in a different way. Do you agree with his idea, or do you think the current model is working well enough to continue in the future?

BASIC (Grades 9-11): This TED speaker argues that we must think about charity and non-profits in a different way. Do you agree with his idea, or do you think the current model is working well enough to continue in the future?

Dan Pallotta: The way we think about charity is dead wrong | Talk Video | TED.com

Dan Pallotta: The way we think about charity is dead wrong | Talk Video | TED.com

Dan Pallotta’s amazing charity TED talk- as an infographic! | one swallow makes a summer

Dan Pallotta’s amazing charity TED talk- as an infographic!

Dan Pallotta’s amazing charity TED talk- as an infographic! | one swallow makes a summer

What are your dreams? Better yet, what are your broken dreams? Dan Pallotta dreams of a time when we are as excited, curious and scientific about the development of our humanity as we are about the development of our technology. "What we fear most is that we will be denied the opportunity to fulfill our true potential," Pallotta says. "Imagine living in a world where we simply recognize that deep, existential fear in one another -- and love one another boldly because we know that to be…

What are your dreams? Better yet, what are your broken dreams? Dan Pallotta dreams of a time when we are as excited, curious and scientific about the development of our humanity as we are about the development of our technology. "What we fear most is that we will be denied the opportunity to fulfill our true potential," Pallotta says. "Imagine living in a world where we simply recognize that deep, existential fear in one another -- and love one another boldly because we know that to be…

Get Ready for the New Workforce - Ron Ashkenas - Harvard Business Review

Get Ready for the New Workforce

Get Ready for the New Workforce - Ron Ashkenas - Harvard Business Review

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