Entries by tedxbeacon

New Voices for Women’s Day 2015

Happy Women’s Day! Enjoy this playlist of incredible talks from leading women voices, with newly added 2014 speakers: Christie Smith: This hard-hitting talk is all about other people, until you realize it’s about you. The statistical realities around diversity and inclusion in corporate America today are shocking, and don’t think you aren’t part of the melee. “It’s […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day from TEDxBeaconStreet!

We hope you enjoy this handpicked playlist of heart day theme talks from the last three years of TEDxBeaconStreet. This collection features inspiring talks about thoughtful gifts and innovative means of connecting, discovering purpose, passion and beauty, as well as performances by amazing duos and the story behind the most romantic movie of all time.

John Werner Recognized as One of Boston’s 50 On Fire

Bostinno has announced the victors of Boston’s 3rd annual “50 On Fire” award. This list recognizes the city’s most influential inventors, disruptors, luminaries and newsmakers across all industries. We are proud to announce that Ideas in Action’s very own John Werner has been awarded this prestigious title. John has received the “Education Award” for his […]

VERNA MYERS is today’s TED talk

Dear Friends, We’ve reached a milestone today: TED.com has reposted the first talk from TEDxBeaconStreet 2014. WATCH NOW ON TED.COM This is a moment to celebrate your contribution to the event.  As our talks spread all over the world, remember that it’s not just the speakers who have earned this. The video and audio quality […]

A Very Yogibo Holiday–Exclusive Community Discount!

The holiday season has many of us gathering together and also on the hunt for unique gifts. Our friends at Yogibo are looking to help on both counts: unique gifts that bring people together!  Just check out our gallery to see how Yogibos transformed the Lincoln School gym during TEDxBeaconStreet 2014.  We LOVE Yogibo!! As an awesome TEDxBeaconStreet community […]

Our Deepest Thanks!

TEDxBEACONSTREET 2014 FIRST TALKS GO LIVE Hope you all had a great holiday weekend!  70+ speakers took to the TEDxBeaconStreet stage at the Lincoln School and shared thought-provoking, challenging, funny, shocking, heartfelt and brilliant ideas. THANKS to our amazing Audience for attending, engaging and being just as fascinating as the speakers on stage. THANKS to our Adventure Catalysts […]

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FUN FACTS: Meet the 2014 Audience

You never know who’s in the room!  Meet the first 1000 audience members of our Awesome Audience!  Which Fun Fact do you like? Can you find yours? 1. Technology and music lover! 2. Hairdresser who uses tin foil to curl hair. 3. “Army brat” who moved 10 times before turned 17. 4. Future Ted talk […]

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Share TEDxBeaconStreet 2014 Posters

We’re ten days out from TEDxBeaconStreet 2014!  If you haven’t registered be sure to visit here: bit.ly/tedxbst2014 While we’ve got incredible speakers lined up, our point of pride is our amazing audience.  We believe awesome things happen when brilliant ideas orbit fascinating people.  Like a rocket orbiting the planet to propel it into space, you are what […]