Making Your Content Bearable with the TED Commandments

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Let’s face it: too many people today don’t know how to deliver content. We come off as too boring, too egotistical, or too afraid to step on toes. Fortunately, TED has figured out a way to minimize these issues. Every TED speaker is presented with a list of 10 tips, known as the TED Commandments, which are kind of like the Holy Grail of speech writing (storytelling). The Commandments help speakers talk on a range of issues, and every day over 450,000 people watch speeches on TED.com. Continue reading

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Best of September: 5 Things You May Have Missed

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Wake me up when September ends… Wait, you mean this isn’t a Green Day fan blog?! Whoops. Anyway, now that September has come and gone, there’s a lot of content out there for people to sift through. I compiled a few of the more interesting blogs for you all to read, with the topics ranging from how analytics will change the classroom, to what instructors need to know in order to prepare their online courses. Enjoy!

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