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How to Do a TED Talk

What’s Different About a TED-Style Talk? The unique “TED Talk style”  is driven by several factors: Length (Talks are less than 18min) Broad audience. (Most of the audience for a talk are generally curious people, which differs from unfilmed events targeted at a specific industry) Talks are filmed (so the audience isn’t mainly in the room – they’re watching your…

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How to Start a TED Talk

If you can’t get your intro right, people may not even watch the rest of your TED Talk. This article will show you some ways to begin a TED Talk (with example TED Talks) to help you create an attention-grabbing opener for your talk. How is a TED Talk Introduction Different than Other Talks? Imagine if people got up and…

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What Makes a Good TED Talk?

A good TED Talk is one that: Reaches a lot of people Causes them to take action (not just applaud) Creates real results for the speaker (paid speaking, book deal, coaching clients, and soon) With those criteria in mind, here are the factors that control how good your TED Talk is. Factors that Affect The Results of a TED Talk…

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