Resonate by Moe Abdou


You can change the world.

"You have the power to change the world."  Those were the first words spoken when Nancy Duarte dazzled the audience at a recent TEDx event.  She spoke with authority, passion, a smile and a laser focused eye contact.  Whether you knew Nancy or not, after those eight words; you were at the edge of your seat filled with a sense of inspiration that's ever so rare today. Listen to her talk  -

http://www.duarte.com/speaking-engagements/.

Nancy's company duarte is the preeminent presentation company in the world; they help their clients convey ideas that inspire.  They've figured out that the best presentations are simply human to human, and each human is drawn to the power of story.  Study all the greats who've changed the world, like Steve Jobs and Martin Luther King, Jr., and you'll see that 'they used a story framework' to pass their ideas forward and inspire movements.  

Each of us can do the same, and Nancy has the formula....     



Further Reading
  • How MeUndies Made Merchandising Their Competitive Advantage — When MeUndies thinks about their underwear subscription service they compare themselves to Netflix. What the streaming pioneer did for TV, the Los Angeles startup wants to do to your underwear drawer. The goal is to provide monthly subscribers with the staples they love while delivering elements of surprise - Think briefs with donuts and dinosaurs - right to your doorstep.
  • Michael Serbinis: What I've Learned — Visionary Entrepreneur, investor and CEO and Founder of the new healthcare startup, LEAGUE, Michael Serbinis shares what he learned building three disruptive startups, selling two of them and working with Kimbal and Elon Musk.
  • Seedling Relies on Childhood Curiosity to Inspire a Creative Team — On a recent flight home, I spent over an hour browsing a children’s play website, completely enamored by sets like Design Your Own Superhero Cape and Invent Your Own Insects. After sharing Seedling with everyone I know, despite few of my friends having children, I wondered why the brand struck a such a meaningful chord with me.


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