March 2018: Faith Tech @ Top Hat [Panel Discussion]

This evening, I attended my first Faith Tech event in Toronto. It was held at the Top Hat offices with a full house in attendance. Below are my notes from the event for those who may have missed it or would like to recap and spark their memory from the stories and reflection shared by …

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[TED Talk Notes] Carol Dweck: The power of believing that you can improve

- "not yet" - gives you a path into a learning curve; a path into the future - Test: how did children cope with challenge (e.g. gave children problems slightly harder for them.) - Kids understood that their minds could develop; others had a fixed mindset that judged themselves for not being able to achieve …

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[TED Talk Notes] How to learn any language in six months: Chris Lonsdale at TEDxLingnanUniversity

How to learn any language in six months: Chris Lonsdale at TEDxLingnanUniversity https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d0yGdNEWdn0&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Fv%3Dd0yGdNEWdn0&app=desktop Q: How can you speed up learning? Re-defined Q: How can you help a normal adult learn a language quickly and effectively? 5 principles & 7 Actions hynopedia = sleep learning In a world that's becoming more diverse, we need to learn …

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A Summary on Inspiration and Taking Action – Following Live Tweets from #TEDxUW & #DOT11 & #TEDxVan2011

We can't always be in 3 places at once, but it's exciting how technology can help us capture these moments and take us there. Crowdsourcing, oui? Today I will be following #DOT11 (Toronto) and #TEDxUW (Waterloo), and #TEDxVan2011. I'm going to keep notes  on some of the major themes I notice, my favorite quotes throughout …

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#tywlife Montréal Itinerary – “A Woman on a Mission…”

It's been 3 years since I've returned to Montreal. The last time I was there, I spent almost 2 months in central Canada and began what I'd call "the independent life." For the first time, I made my own meals, traveled the city on my own, made some of my closest friends, and literally, explored! …

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Impact! Leadership Sustainability Conference (Apps Due: Jan 23, 2011) – PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD!

Open to all students 19-25 yrs old currently enrolled at a Canadian university or college: Business, Environment, Leadership...Sustainability! If you've got a passion to learn and the motivation to be one of Canada's leading students, I highly suggest you APPLY (Deadline: Jan 23, 2011) to attend the Impact! Youth Conference for Leadership Sustainability, which will be held …

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